Farid Hamidi joined Strategic Technical Services (STS) in 2019 as the Chief PLM Services. Farid leads implementation of enterprise Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Digital Manufacturing solutions for several Department of Defense (DOD) organizations. Prior to STS, Farid provided leadership for PTC PLM practice over two decades with expert concentration in Windchill Infrastructure design, business process and application design to include complex CAD, EBOM, MBOM, and manufacturing process data management. Farid has led deployment of PLM systems across large number of domestic and international product development companies to include data migration and design of application integration to ERP and other enterprise systems. Farid holds master’s and bachelor’s degrees in computer science from Shippensburg University and University of Pittsburgh respectively.