Steven Elinson is the POS (Point Of Sale) Product Owner for IPC (Independent Purchasing Cooperative), A Subway® Franchisee Owned Organization. In his role as Product Owner Steven leads a team of over 20 Engineers, Software Developers, Business Analysts and Quality Assurance Specialist in building a proprietary POS system for the Global Subway Brand. He joined IPC with over 16 years in the Hospitality Industry as an Operator, Vendor, Franchisor and Consultant. His broad skill set includes Operations Management, Corporate Training Design and Delivery, System Design and Implementation, Business Analysis, Process Engineering and Project Management, equipping him to effectively bridge the gap between technical operations and business operations while translating technology into value specific to business needs.
Steven obtained his Bachelor of Science in Hotel, Restaurant, Intuitional and Tourism Management from Purdue University and his MBA from Florida International University. Steven is a Microsoft Certified Professional and an Agile Certified Product Owner. He is also Co-Captain of the IPC/Subway Cycling team. In April he will ride 150 miles in 2-days in an effort to raise the funds and awareness necessary to find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis. He may be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org