Product Manager, PTC
Jeff Bates leads product management for ThingWorx's portfolio of edge and connectivity applications, including ThingWorx Industrial Connectivity, KEPServerEX and all Kepware products, the ThingWorx Edge Microserver and the ThingWorx Edge SDKs. Jeff works closely with end-users, partners, and industry experts to ensure that ThingWorx connectivity solutions remain best-in-class. Prior to this role he consulted with leading manufacturers, helping them define growth strategies and tactics. He received his MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.
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