December 1, 2017 — Computer Associates today announced that Pat Gannon of CAI has been elected Co-President for the New England Chapter of the International Precious Metals Institute (IPMI). Mr. Gannon will serve in this role, alongside Mr. Mike Mooiman of Argo Advisors International for a three-year period.
The International Precious Metals Institute (IPMI) is an association of professionals from various segments of the precious metals community, from miners and producers to users, manufacturers, bankers and traders. IPMI facilitates the exchange of information about all segments of the precious metals business through educational meetings, technical seminars, book publications and student scholarships for research in precious metals.
The New England Chapter of IPMI supports regional precious metals businesses including the jewelry and related industries, manufacturers, refiners, suppliers, and financiers. It focuses on providing timely and educational information on topics including precious metals markets, environmental and regulatory updates, security and control, insurance, ownership structures, industry history and trends, and the economy.
It also supports local college programs and encourages and rewards students seeking entry into the jewelry industry. IPMI NE’s Jewelry Design Awards is an annual event which showcases and recognizes the wealth of talent, design, technical and manufacturing skills of students participating in jewelry and metalsmithing curriculums.
About Computer Associates
Computer Associates (CAI) has been providing software solutions to the precious metals industry for more than 35 years. Our clients, located throughout the U.S. and Europe, have given us an in-depth understanding of industry-best practices, and allowed us to provide business-specific software tools that drive profitability.
CAI’s Windows-based ERP software solutions help our customer streamline production, inventory control, settlements, payments and other business processes. Based on Microsoft’s® Dynamics® NAV Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, CAI’s products have completed Microsoft’s® Certified for Microsoft Dynamics (CfMD) program and been recognized by Microsoft as having met their highest standards for Dynamics® implementations. For more information, please visit: www.caisoft.com/pm.