Magazine-Sponsored Awards Program Recognizes Exceptional Supply Chain Executives
By FORTE Industries
March 29, 2013
FORTE, the pioneering design-build firm in the distribution sector of the supply chain, today announced that Jeff Ross, vice president, consulting services and Eric Clark, chief information officer, have received the 2013 “Pros to Know” award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive (SDCE) magazine.
For the thirteenth year, SDCE magazine has recognized exceptional supply chain executives at manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who lead initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for times ahead.
With more than 25 years of providing leadership and business strategy in the technology and supply chain industries, Eric Clark is responsible for the overall technology strategy, implementation leadership and sales support of FORTE’s Smart Warehouse Suite™ of supply chain execution Warehouse Control System (WCS) software.
He works closely with FORTE’s product development group to identify new products, the functionality requirements for current applications and future product development road maps.
Jeff Ross is responsible for all aspects of FORTE’s consulting practice. His 30 years of operations management and supply chain consulting experience spans strategy, facility and process design, material handling systems implementation, inventory and network analysis and improvements, project and human resources management, and supply chain software solution selection and deployment.
Throughout his career, Ross has worked with some of the world’s largest and fastest-growing businesses.
In November 2012, FORTE also received the 2012 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine for its strategic consulting work with IDEXX Laboratories, Inc., the global market leader in diagnostics and information technology solutions for animal health and water and milk quality.