“He brings an incredible level of experience and involvement in major corporate strategic growth planning to our company...", Dennis Groves, Chairman of Oliver Wight Americas, Inc.
New London, NH (PRWEB) September 01, 2011
Jimmy Dixon, a global supply chain expert, provides companies with guidance in development of global Sales and Operations Planning/Integrated Business Planning processes. Jimmy has held key executive positions throughout his 26 years in industry improving profits, enhancing value, and delivering savings. His involvement in enterprise-level planning and decision making with top-tier executives has delivered multi-millions in cost savings.
Prior to joining Oliver Wight, Jimmy was Vice-President, Global Supply Chain Management, with a Fortune 500 manufacturing company, where he co-developed transformation strategy to deliver $1 billion in savings. He developed and managed their global Sales and Operations Planning process and their integrated supply chain strategy as part of the value stream to grow global markets. Jimmy held a senior supply chain position with a global pharmaceutical company with responsibility for distribution, transportation, and import/export functions supporting the U.S. market. As a global supply chain expert, he led the successful integration of two major corporations’ U.S. distribution networks during merger, yielding a $150 million savings while achieving a 49 percent budget reduction. Jimmy directed the start-up of a North American business unit responsible for supply chain functions supporting more than $10 billion in sales in 140 international markets. He also spearheaded the global team charged with supply chain performance metrics, benchmarking 55 sites against industry best practice.
“The principals of Oliver Wight are honored to welcome this new business management consultant to our team,” said Dennis Groves, Chairman of Oliver Wight Americas. “He brings an incredible level of experience and involvement in major corporate strategic growth planning to our company, which, in turn, helps us to accommodate the needs of our client companies even more effectively.” To learn more about Oliver Wight, please visit http://www.oliverwight-americas.com to discover how the business management consulting firm can help you transform your company's business processes.
About Oliver Wight Americas Inc.
Oliver Wight Americas’ principals have been both thought leaders and hands-on practitioners for over 40 years. As a global business management consulting and education firm, the company specializes in helping organizations work smarter, faster, and better than their competitors. Its principals are seasoned professionals who have real-world manufacturing experience. They are able to transfer this knowledge to the people at all levels of an organization, providing tools to help organizations internalize that knowledge and achieve a competitive advantage in the marketplace. The largest worldwide consultancy of its type, Oliver Wight has offices throughout Europe, North and South America, and the Asia/Pacific Region.