We are thrilled that Supply & Demand Chain Executive has recognized Kerry for his contributions to Kinaxis customers and the supply chain industry as a whole
Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) March 18, 2008
Kinaxis™ Inc., the leading provider of an on-demand Response Management service to drive rapid and more profitable response to daily changes in demand, supply and product inside the Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) horizon, is pleased to announce that Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine has selected Kerry Zuber, director, business consulting, as an honoree for its eighth-annual Pros to Know listing.
The Supply & Demand Chain Executive Provider Pros to Know, published in the February/March issue, is a listing of individuals from a software firm or service provider, consultancy, or analyst or research firm who have a vision for the 21st century supply chain and have personally helped clients apply technology or processes to modernize their supply chains.
"We are thrilled that Supply & Demand Chain Executive has recognized Kerry for his contributions to Kinaxis customers and the supply chain industry as a whole," said Douglas Colbeth, CEO of Kinaxis. "Kerry's level of passion and dedication to service is unique, and his considerable talent and experience is a great asset to Kinaxis and our customers. We congratulate him on this well-deserved honor."
Zuber has been instrumental in establishing Kinaxis as a top performer in the industry and influential in educating companies on the impact of Response Management to their top and bottom line. Proving the competency as not only a critical competitive advantage, but an absolute necessity for a successful 21st century supply chain, Zuber helps provide Kinaxis customers with the tools and technology to succeed in today's volatile manufacturing environment.
Zuber supports companies as they shift away from their outdated plan-and-execute business models to adopt real-time business intelligence and human collaboration capabilities to create demand-driven supply chains and fulfillment networks. Consulting clients on how to fully leverage the Kinaxis RapidResponse solution, Zuber empowers customers to develop a strategic capacity to respond to daily change while driving breakthroughs in operations performance and customer service. Zuber's clients have witnessed outstanding results, including reduction in quote times, lower excess and obsolete inventory, increased turns, new customer wins and much more.
Coming from a long history in supply chain leadership positions within large manufacturing firms, Kerry has brought deep, hands-on experience to his Kinaxis consulting roles, advising the company's largest customers. Today, Kerry leads the company's pre-sales team and supports the company's Strategic Alliances group with its partner initiatives. Kerry is APICS CPIM certified and has had extensive training and certification in the implementation of lean enterprise practices.
The full 2008 Pros to Know listing is available on the Supply & Demand Chain Executive website at http://www.SDCExec.com .
Kinaxis delivers an on-demand Response Management service that enables customer-focused companies to achieve breakthroughs in operating performance and customer satisfaction by rapidly and more profitably responding to constant changes in demand, supply and product. Kinaxis RapidResponse combines personal alerting, multi-enterprise visibility, collaborative "what-if" analysis and rapid decision support to empower front-line supply chain staff with tools for risk tradeoff and response to daily changes inside the Sales and Operations Planning horizon. Global leaders such as Casio, Honeywell, Qualcomm, Raytheon and Toshiba use Kinaxis RapidResponse to establish superior responsiveness within their fulfillment networks and supply chains and gain competitive advantage. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at http://www.kinaxis.com or the company's blog at blog.kinaxis.com.