HighJump VP Honored as Top Industry Professional
by Supply & Demand Chain Executive
Jon Kuerschner recognized for nearly a quarter century of achievements and leadership
MINNEAPOLIS - (March 1, 2017) — HighJump, a global provider of supply chain network solutions, today announces that Jon Kuerschner, vice president of product management and consulting, has been honored as one of Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s (SDCE) 2017 Pros to Know.
SDCE’s Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises that are preparing companies for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. For the past 24 years, as both a supplier and practitioner, Kuerschner has focused on building the people, processes, and technologies that turn these barriers into opportunities.
“One of the biggest challenges facing the supply chain industry is change,” said Chad Collins, president of the supply chain group at HighJump. “Jon Kuerschner has been at the forefront of empowering companies to thrive in such a rapidly evolving market. Under his leadership and vision, HighJump has been able to deliver an agile, adaptable, and connected line of solutions that drive business growth, satisfaction, and revenue for our customers worldwide.”
Kuerschner oversees HighJump’s supply chain solutions team. This includes sales support, product enhancement, and operational consulting for yard, warehouse, manufacturing, labor and slotting management, and transportation and logistics systems across the globe. He has also held a variety of executive positions in product development, strategy, and sales. Prior to HighJump, Kuerschner served as the vice president of supply chain systems at Ashley Furniture, senior vice president of LeanLogistics, and vice president of applications at HighJump/3M.
SDCE’s 2017 Pros to Know Awards list includes 200 individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.
A full list of SDCE’s 2017 Pros to Know is available here.
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In almost every industry, buyers are becoming more fickle, and more demanding. For logistics executives, effectively meeting buyer needs has become a relentless quest for speed and agility. Traditional supply chain solutions – siloed, complex and hard-to-implement – no longer suffice, as competitors find ways to deliver goods faster and more profitably.
In today’s “now” economy, HighJump helps you stay agile, with adaptable, connected solutions that harness the power of your trading partner community. From the Distribution Center to the storefront, from the desktop to the driver’s cab, we can help you achieve new levels of supply chain responsiveness, performance and profitability.
HighJump’s suite of warehouse management, business integration, transportation management and retail/DSD solutions form a complete, powerful and adaptable platform that allow you to drive growth, customer satisfaction and revenue. HighJump: supply chain accelerated.
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Heather K. Smith