A book such as Closed Loop Lifecycle Planning could not have been written without a lot of support from a tremendous team of individuals.
Vicki, Charles, and Bubbie: It is because of you three that I have been able to engage and expand my skills as a writer and practitioner. I could not have done any of this work without your support.
The team at Addison Wesley: You all are fantastic—Mark Renfrow, Kristin Weinberger, Stephane Nakib, and Karen Gettman; thanks to all of you, this book has become reality.
Chris Mertens, the best manager I have ever known, and Newton Walpert, VP leader: Thanks for providing me the opportunity and the environment to develop under your guidance. Todd Bradley, Senior VP, defines the role of a hands-on ...