Dennis Bolles is the President of DLB Associates, LLC and has more than 40 years of experience in multiple industries providing business and project management professional services. He has been a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI®) since 1985 received his Project Management Professional (PMP® ) certification in 1986 (#81) and is a founder/charter member of the PMI Western Michigan Chapter serving on its Board of Directors in several positions since its 1993 inception. Dennis is the PMI Standards Project Manager who led the project core team to a successful completion and on-time delivery of the PMBOK® Guide Third Edition in 2004. He has served on and contributed to multiple PMI Standards over the past 20 years.
He is a published author of many project management articles, served as Key Note speaker at PMI Congresses in St. Petersburg, Russia, Athens, Greece, and Santiago and Antofagasta, Chile. He is a guest speaker at PMI Chapter Dinner meetings and Professional Development Days across the USA, a presenter at several PMI North American Congresses and other Symposiums, and presents Webinars for PMI Chapters and Communities of Practice around the world. He is the author of Building Project Management Centers of Excellence, AMACOM, 2002. He is the Co-Editor of The PMOSIG Program Management Office Handbook, JRoss, 2011. He is the co-author of the books The Power of Enterprise-Wide Project Management, AMACOM, 2007 and A Compendium of PMO Case Studies: Reflecting Project Business Management Concepts, PBMconcepts, 2012. Visit his website at www.dlballc.com for information about DLB Associates, LLC and www.PBMconcepts.com for information about current and future book projects.