Dynamic, results-oriented professional with over 20 years of broad based experience primarily in supply chain functions including production planning, demand planning, procurement, distribution and warehouse operations. Proven ability to deliver financial results and drive change management to improve service levels to customers in the consumer packaged goods and foodservice industries. Effective communicator and consensus builder with executive management and cross functional business teams with ability to identify opportunities, define root causes, develop solutions and implement action plans in a fast-paced environment.Key accomplishments across multiple supply chain disciplines driving value creation and cost down activities while ensuring customer satisfaction include:- Developing and implementing SCM stragies inclusive of Lean Manufacturing business processes to reduce cycle times by 20% while improving service levels to 99% case fill rates.- Integrating acquired business units and eliminating $24 million in working capital while lowering forecast error rate by 12%.- Identifying and qualifying new market niche suppliers to deliver concept to product launch in compressed time frames allowing increased market share and gross margins in excess of 25%.- Leading network strategy development, securing capital and executing build plans for high volume, large regional distribution centers.

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Senior Director, Warehouse & Logistics Operations