Joe Plas, ATG

Joe Plas

Director, Quote to Cash Delivery Management

“Just remember what ol’ Jack Burton does when the earth quakes, and the poison arrows fall from the sky, and the pillars of Heaven shake. Yeah, Jack Burton just looks that big ol’ storm right square in the eye and he says, ‘Give me your best shot, pal. I can take it.”Jack Burton, Big Trouble in Little China

Experience

With more than 20 years in the Information Technology industry, Joseph brings significant experience and, dare say, wisdom, to executing and leading technology transformation and organizational change initiatives. His experiences includes work in the financial services, telecommunications, web services and search engine, engineering and construction, and energy industries.

Recognized as a trusted advisor by senior leadership, Joseph has led key corporate initiatives in including: strategic technology planning, Pprogram/portfolio management, infrastructure operations, process optimization, and application delivery/DevOps.

At ATG, Joseph focuses on scaling the Quote to Cash Practices at both the Overland Park and St. Louis offices. As a partner for ATG’s Quote to Cash Practice Leads, Joseph contributes to long-term value initiatives and furthering ATG’s ATLAS Framework™ methodology. His leadership has helped templatize ATG’s project delivery process to ensure repeatable, efficient and effective results. In addition, Joseph continues to consult on and manage large-scale projects implementing cloud-based, Lead to Order and subscription billing solutions.

Career Highlights

  • Joseph is recognized as a highly skilled and experienced leader in multi-year large scale technology, process and practice transformation initiatives
  • As a thought-leader, Joseph has furthered ATG’s exclusive ATLAS Framework™ though influences and standards from Agile Scrum/Kanban, PMI Project Management, Prince 2 Project Management, ITIL best practice, and COBIT & NIST compliance
  • Throughout his career, Joseph has demonstrated leadership and decision making, executing several enterprise program and project initiatives on behalf Senior Leadership and CTO’s for 500 and 100 companies including Toyota Financial Services, Yahoo Inc., and HPE Consulting.