Vice President @ Edwards Project Solutions
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Edward Merrill joined Edwards Project Solutions in 2014 as Vice President of Solutions. In this position, Mr. Merrill is directly responsible for the company’s Solution Areas across the firm’s four Strategic Business Units. He is also accountable for Lean/Agile management as well as the development and implementation of the EdwPS’ Agile Portfolio Methodology. Mr. Merrill ensures the company is delivering products, services, and personnel to satisfy all current contractual requirements. He leads the integration of emerging technologies with transformative management practices to deliver customer value.
Before joining EdwPS, Mr. Merrill consulted for six technology firms over a period of seven years to develop advanced portfolio solutions, agile strategies, agile management, IT strategic management programs, and CMMI Level 3 compliance. Preceding his consultancy, Mr. Merrill served divisional vice president with P&L responsibilities for Network Specialty Group, NextLinx, and other IT consulting firms in the Washington metropolitan area.
Mr. Merrill holds a Master’s of Science in Technology Management and Computer Applications from American University, as well as a Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry from University of Tennessee. He is a Project Management Institute (PMI®) certified Project Management Professional (PMP®), Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM). ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP), and ITIL certified.