Spinnaker Executives Honored for the 8th Year as Pros to Know in 2016

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine Recognizes John La Bouff and Kenneth Poore in their Annual Listing of Top Supply Chain Industry Professionals

Feb 17, 2016, 10:13 ET from Spinnaker

HOUSTON, Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Spinnaker, the global provider of supply chain consulting and returns management solutions, announced today that John La Bouff and Kenneth Poore have been recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine as 2016 Pros to Know.  The annual list, which had over 350 submissions, showcases the contributions of leading supply chain professionals who drive innovation and operational excellence every day. "At Spinnaker, our primary focus is to simply deliver supply chain excellence and by doing so help our clients win with great supply chains.  John and Ken are industry veterans that make that happen for our customers and I congratulate them as Pros to Know in 2016," said Rob Benson, Founder and Managing Partner at Spinnaker.

John La Bouff, Vice President, has 30 years of experience in high tech supply chain management. John has a wealth of experience driving supply chain transformations as a business owner, IT executive, application vendor, and consulting professional. He is a recognized writer and speaker on leading practices and concepts in supply chain management. In addition to helping clients develop and improve core supply chain planning capabilities and leading the firm's activities in the high technology and electronics industries, John focuses on the latest innovations in supply chain best practices. He is a powerful asset for our clients in process simplification, effective measurement, and managing transformational change.

Kenneth Poore, Director of Consulting, is a supply chain professional with over 16 years of experience in systems design, implementation, and performance engineering, working directly with customers in a consulting capacity through the full software cycle. His background as a technical lead, technical developer, database performance lead, support lead, and project manager with supply chain planning tools provides him with a perspective uniquely suited to manage cross-functional teams required to deliver SCM solutions.

"Supply & Demand Chain Executive congratulates the 2016 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know recipients. The Pros to Know is a listing of exceptional corporate executives at manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies' supply chains for the significant challenges in the year ahead," says Ronnie Garrett, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. "We commend recipients for their achievements. Their accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage the supply chain for competitive advantage. Their efforts in developing the tools, processes and a knowledge base for supply chain transformation, as well as in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, earned these individuals a rightful place in this year's Pros to Know listing."

The 2016 Pros to Know Award Winners will be featured in the March issue of the magazine and on the website at www.sdcexec.com Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage. For more information regarding Spinnaker's supply chain solutions, visit us at www.spinnakermgmt.com.

About Spinnaker
Founded in 2002, Spinnaker is a supply chain services company that helps clients grow, manage risk, reduce costs, and improve customer service by developing world-class supply chain capabilities. Our services help clients develop the right supply chain strategy for their business challenges and implement the process and technology solutions to improve Demand/Supply Planning, Procurement and Sourcing, Logistics and Warehousing, and Reverse Logistics business performance.  Spinnaker offers a unique service delivery model that combines the strength of deeply experienced management and technology consultants with a seasoned team of business process outsourcing (BPO) and 3rd-party logistics (3PL) professionals. Spinnaker has offices in Boston, Columbus, Denver, Houston, Memphis, Pittsburgh, London, and Singapore. To learn more about this announcement, contact us at www.spinnakermgmt.com or call +1-877-476-0576.

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