Tecsys Inc. (TSX: TCS), an industry-leading supply chain management software company, is delighted to share that Keith Brereton, Guy Courtin and Carrie Gorman have been named 2022 Pros to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. For over two decades, this award has been recognizing outstanding executives whose accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage supply chain for competitive advantage.
This year’s honorees include individuals and teams from software and service providers, consultancies and academia, trucking and transportation firms, professional development agencies, sourcing and procurement divisions, and more, all who have helped supply chain clients and the supply chain community at large prepare to meet many of today’s — and tomorrow’s — challenges. Among them:
Keith Brereton serves as Tecsys’ director of client services. He possesses a wealth of knowledge that helps him guide organizations to successfully shift from transactional to transformational supply chain operations.
Keith joined Tecsys in 2013 and has worked with hundreds of customers, laser-focused on making warehouses more efficient and software easier to use and set up. Keith is likewise an advocate for supply chain discourse; he has contributed his insights to Inbound Logistics publication, and volunteers his expertise on the topic of continuous improvement to the MHI Solutions Group and elsewhere.
Guy Courtin is a seasoned supply chain expert with decades of experience in the technology and supply chain space. Serving as Tecsys’ vice president of Industry and Advanced Technology, he has held leadership roles at 6 River Systems (a Shopify company), Infor Retail, and i2 Technologies (now Blue Yonder). He has likewise served as an industry analyst at Constellation Research, SCM World (now Gartner), and Forrester Research.
His work has helped to advance such topics as the rise of IoT in supply chain, the drive for supply chains to focus on sustainability, and the uber theme of digital transformation. He is a contributing author to Forbes Technology Council and RETHINK Retail.
Carrie Gorman serves as a Tecsys healthcare account executive and holds a solid track record of helping organizations reach measurable milestones in their operational maturity, both on the vendor side as a sensible steward of supply chain tech, and on the professional development side as a steadfast contributor to thought leadership.
She holds the position of board member and vice president of the Florida AHRMM chapter, and has held membership and sponsorship leadership roles during her tenure. Whether it is her contributions to panels, publications like Healthcare Purchasing News or guest on The Great Supply Chain Podcast, she is a highly respected and valuable supply chain expert.
“When I look back at past Pros to Know winners, I see a lot of individuals who accomplished a lot of great achievements. But, this year’s winners are reinventing what it means to be a supply chain professional. This year’s winners are intuitive, adaptive and so super smart, and continue to push the envelope when it comes to everything supply chain-related,” says Marina Mayer, editor-in-chief of Supply & Demand Chain Executive and Food Logistics. “We received over 360 nominations this year, the highest number of nominations ever for this award. It’s proof that today’s supply chain professionals are not only doing great things for the supply chain, but are also being supported by their teams, peers and partners.”
“From our solution architects to our industry experts, our people make a huge difference in the value we deliver to our customers around the world,” says Laurie McGrath, chief marketing officer at Tecsys. “Carrie, Guy and Keith are wonderful examples of the deep bench of supply chain expertise here at Tecsys. Their contributions to the broader Tecsys team play such a pivotal role in helping more customers tackle their biggest supply chain challenges.”
For more information on Tecsys’ supply chain solutions, visit: www.tecsys.com.
To view the full list of all 2022 Pros to Know winners, go to www.sdcexec.com.