- Results - driven retail/manufacturing executive with MBA and track record of improving performance metrics for industry leaders. Industry-recognized driver of on-hand inventory and lead time reduction to save millions of dollars.
- Known for consistently closing gaps between current capabilities and desired state.
- Creative problem solver who leads teams over and around roadblocks to achieve objectives on time by defining clear and achievable objectives for team members.
- Demand forecasting and supply chain key speaker at industry events. In-house and consulting experience.
- Personally charged with developing and leading new business process improvement projects that provide financial benefits for both Confidential and its customers.
- Constantly monitor and implement industry best practices to ensure Confidential is positioned for short-term payoff and long-term growth.
- Work with major customer account teams to resolve account-specific performance issues, define requirements, and provide direction toward SCM / logistical enhancements.
- Substantially improved current SCM performance and positioned for future development by building infrastructure - system configuration, data acquisition, business processes, training, etc.
Operations Project Manager
- Significantly enhanced production planning team and systems (SAP) capabilities by leading $12M project to convert mode of operations to more efficient Assemble To Order (ATO) model.
- Selected to lead 10+ regional SAP upgrade teams in global SAP upgrade project to ensure transactions and systems requirements were defined and implemented without operational impact.
- Slashed almost 10% in annual production planning costs by leading Supply Team implementation defining and deploying centralized production planning teams with process improvement and organizational redesign.
- Cut order fulfillment lead time 3 weeks, by creating Fast Response Unit (FRU) that drove deployment of cost-effective small order processing, which enabling Confidential to meet retail channel requirements.