SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 7, 2012) - Actify Inc., a global leader in visual product knowledge solutions, today announced that the company has become a member of the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG). Based in Southfield, Michigan, the not-for-profit association is an organization where members from a diverse group develop recommendations and a framework for the improvement of quality in the Automotive Industry.
"We fully support the mission of the AIAG," said Chris Jones, President and CEO of Actify. "Since a majority of our customers are within the Automotive Industry, it is important for us to be a member of this association so we not only hear about new regulations, standards, and requirements, but have the ability and opportunity to help shape them."
Companies that are members of the AIAG donate the time of volunteers to work in a non-competitive, open forum with the intent to develop guidelines, recommendations, and best practices for the overall good of the industry. Over 650 industry volunteers provide subject matter expertise to AIAG initiatives.
AIAG is a unique not-for-profit organization where, for 30 years, OEMs, suppliers, service providers, government entities and individuals in academia have worked collaboratively to drive down costs and complexity from the supply chain via global standards development and harmonized business practices. AIAG membership has grown to include preeminent OEMs, such as Caterpillar, Chrysler Group LLC, Ford Motor Co., General Motors Co., Honda of America, Navistar International, Nissan, Toyota, and many of their parts suppliers and service providers. For more information, visit www.AIAG.org.
About Actify Inc.
Actify Inc. is a privately held, global leader of Viewing 2.0 solutions that extract product data from different repositories including CAD, enabling businesses and their extended enterprise visual access, for anyone, anywhere, and at anytime. Founded in 1996, Actify is headquartered in San Francisco, California with customer companies throughout the automotive, aerospace, industrial automation, and discrete manufacturing industries. For more information please visit www.actify.com and follow us on Twitter @actify_inc or call 415.227.3800.