FRANKLIN, Mich., June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Joe Borruso has been appointed to the advisory board of Saphran Solutions, a Michigan-based developer of next-generation management software systems.
Formerly the CEO of HELLA North America, Borruso will assist Saphran in the areas of strategic planning and new business development. He currently is president of AOEM Consultants LLC. Prior to his work at HELLA, he was executive vice president of sales for the Bosch Automotive Group.
In addition to his consulting activities, Borruso also is a member of the board of directors at several companies, including KEMET Inc. and Gibbs Technologies.
"Joe Borruso brings a wealth of international management experience to our Saphran team," said Kenneth Bassey, the company's founder and CEO. "Many of our customers are automotive suppliers and no one understands the challenges tier one and tier two suppliers face better than Joe Borruso."
A resident of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., Borruso attended the City University of New York and also studied at Stanford University's Director's College and the Stanford Graduate School.
About Saphran Solutions
Founded in 2001, Saphran Solutions is located in Franklin, Michigan. An independent software developer, the company helps automotive suppliers and other manufacturers achieve dramatic efficiencies and increased profitability by shrinking the gap between business planning and performance.
Saphran software modules are designed for original equipment manufacturers with sales of between $50 million and $20 billion. The company's software programs can be implemented quickly; pay for themselves within three to six months; provide significant competitive advantages, and help protect and increase profit margins.
More information about Saphran is available at www.saphran.com.
SOURCE Saphran Solutions