December 8, 2021 | 1PM CST
The Evolution of Supply Chain: Valogix & SourceDay
The supply chain industry has evolved immensely over the past two decades. Even just in recent years, supply chain health and resiliency has risen to the top of the news cycle and is constantly at the forefront of planning for many businesses.
Join Rich Vaccaro, CEO at Valogix, and Tom Kieley, CEO at SourceDay, for a panel discussion where we will cover how supply chain has evolved, why organizations need to focus on optimizing and digitizing their supply chain for the future, and how every aspect of the supply chain has moved from a tactical process to a highly strategic process.
In this session, you’ll discover:
- The evolution of forecasting and demand/supply planning technology
- How tariffs, supply chain disruptions, and COVID-19 have changed supplier collaboration and relationships over time
- The top supply chain considerations companies should think about when scaling their organization
CEO @ Valogix
Prior to co-founding Valogix, Richard was VP TradeMatrix Service for i2 Technologies, with global responsibility for managing the Sales and Presales Consultants overlay team. Before joining i2, Richard Vaccaro was co-founder and CEO\President of Stratman Software International, Inc., which was acquired by i2 in August 1998. Prior to that Richard was co-founder and Senior Vice President of Stratman Group Inc. an aftermarket service consultancy founded in 1988 along with Patricia Ludwig. Before forming Stratman Group and Stratman Software International, Richard was Manager Ventures and Business Development in the Materials group for General Electric Company.
CEO @ SourceDay
Tom Kieley is the CEO & Co-Founder of SourceDay. He founded SourceDay in 2013 after leading a supply chain group at Dell and go-to-market teams at enterprise software companies like Boomi and Pervasive. He and his co-founder started SourceDay to transform how manufacturers, distributors, and retailers collaborate with their suppliers in order to solve common supply chain & procurement challenges that both faced early in their careers.
CMO @ SourceDay
Sarah Scudder is a self-proclaimed supply chain nerd. Sarah is a sustainability nut and lover of all things Bradley Cooper. She’s been trying to get a dinner date with him for over two years. The struggle is real. She’s also good at loading the dishwasher, but can’t keep potted plants alive. Green is her favorite color. Sarah hosts a monthly Voice of Supply Chain show that features people in supply chain doing extraordinary things. She also hosts several other shows and is a regular on marketing and supply chain podcasts. Follow her hashtags #ManufacturingMaven and #WomenInERP to get daily manufacturing and ERP news.