John Hardin is the Enterprise Integrations Practice Director for Envision, a St. Louis based consulting company with offices in Chicago, Pheonix, Houston, Dallas and Austin. He currently co-chairs the Metadata Harmonization Project for the Aerospace Industry Associations' Electronic Enterprise Working Group, and works with the Electronics Industry Data Exchange on the Technology Subcommittee.    (8QQ)

Envision is partnered with Open Applications Group and Contivo.    (8QR)