Stephen D. Poe, EDP, CSM, CSPO, is Principal Product Manager for the EngageOne and e-Messaging products within the Customer Communications Management (CCM) line of business at Pitney Bowes Software and is a respected expert in enterprise software product development and management, especially within the transaction document and Transpromo communities. Poe has spent his 20+ year career working with software vendors, primarily in product management and product development. Prior to joining PBS, he headed Nautilus Solutions, a consulting firm that provides management expertise to enterprise software vendors in North America and Western Europe. Prior to that, Poe was VP of Product Management for Crawford Technologies and CTO and VP of Product Development for the Xenos Group during its successful IPO.
While perhaps best known as a frequent contributor to the trade press and a regular speaker at industry conferences, Poe has quietly consulted with many of the software vendors and other high-tech firms in the industry, providing an unbiased external opinion and offering a bridge between the business and technical sides of the transaction and Transpromo industries. He was an invited consultant to the European Standards Organization. He has served on the AIIM Conference Committee, on the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Advisory Committee and as a director on the Board of Xplor International, the worldwide electronic document systems association and EDSF, the Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation.