HighJump’s Bill Ryan Honored as SDCE 2018 Pro to Know
Senior VP recognized for providing supply chain professionals with innovative solutions to meet customer and trading partner expectations worldwide
MINNEAPOLIS — February 27, 2018 — HighJump, a global provider of supply chain solutions, today announces that Senior Vice President of Operations Bill Ryan has been named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 2018 Pros to Know. Ryan makes this year’s list for empowering partners and customers across the globe with traditional and emergent technologies to stay at the forefront of today’s competitive supply chain landscape.
For more than 25 years, Bill Ryan has successfully managed professional services and operational teams in selling, designing, implementing and supporting mission-critical supply chain execution solutions for companies across the globe. Clients range from low-volume SMBs to high-volume, highly automated, multi-site, tier-one enterprises spanning 3PL, manufacturing, airlines, growers, food, wholesale, retail and ecommerce. With growing economic pressures, new business models, and ever-increasing security requirements, his teams assure supply chain professionals overcome today’s challenges and can scale to capitalize on the opportunities of tomorrow.
“With the correct solution and service partner, supply chain professionals can deliver a brand and consumer experience that aligns with their broader business strategies– Bill Ryan makes this a reality for our customers,” said Chad Collins, CEO at HighJump. “Ryan’s knowledge, experience, leadership skills and commitment to each client’s success enables them to confidently invest in the technologies to succeed year over year.”
In its 17th year, the SDCE Pros to Know Awards are the industry user manual for successful supply and demand transformation. This year’s list includes more than 200 individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia who helped their clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to excel in today’s business climate—and more than 30 Practitioner Pros, who do the same within their own companies.
“Supply & Demand Chain Executive congratulates the 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know recipients. The Pros to Know is a listing of exceptional corporate executives at manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges in the year ahead,” says John Yuva, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “We commend this year’s recipients for their achievements in supply chain and for paving the way for the next generation of exceptional supply chain leaders. This year’s recipients embody the commitment to transformative supply chain tools and processes, earning these individuals a rightful place in this year’s Pros to Know listing.”
Ryan joins a long line of HighJump executives to make this prestigious list. Past honorees include Chief Executive Officer Chad Collins, Chief Operating Officer Joe Couto and Vice President - Product Management and Consulting Jon Kuerschner.
A full list of the 2018 Pros to Know and Practitioner Pros winners is available at www.sdcexec.com.
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HighJump is a global provider of supply chain management software that streamlines the flow of inventory and information from supplier to store shelf. Named to the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list for 3 years running, HighJump employs more than 440 team members worldwide, and supports more than 4,000 customers in 66 countries, ranging from SME business to global enterprises.
HighJump’s functionally rich and highly adaptable end-to-end solutions help users achieve new levels of supply chain responsiveness, performance and profitability, from the warehouse to the storefront, from the desktop to the driver’s cab. HighJump’s suite of warehousing, manufacturing, transportation, distribution, mobile delivery and retail solutions allow users to seamlessly drive growth, customer satisfaction and revenue by delivering goods faster and more profitably.
HighJump: supply chain accelerated. For more information, visit http://www.highjump.com.
Heather K. Smith, HighJump
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