Jason Ruen is the Operations Engineering Manager at NAVTEQ’s global production facility in Fargo. He leads a team of Production Engineers in the development of tools and processes utilized in digital mapping projects and is also responsible for the execution of technology initiates for the Digital Mapping Operations division of NAVTEQ. He has been employed with NAVTEQ for over 12 years in a variety of capacities including Geographer, Project Leader and Production Engineer. Prior to working at NAVTEQ, Jason was employed as a Wellsite Geologist in the Williston Basin oilfields of North Dakota and Montana. Jason is a 1997 graduate of North Dakota State University where he received his B.S. in Geology.