Supply & Demand Chain Executive Names Three Chainalytics Experts 2018 Pros to Know

Atlanta, GA (February 26, 2018) – Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence, today announced that Nancy Matchey, Sara Curtis...

Atlanta, GA (February 26, 2018) Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence, today announced that Nancy Matchey, Sara Curtis and Patrick Boyle have been recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine as 2018 Pros to Know, a listing of top supply chain industry professionals.

Now in its seventeenth year, the annual list recognizes leading supply chain professionals who have made significant contributions to the supply chain community and are leading initiatives to help businesses transform their supply chains into a competitive advantage in today’s challenging global business climate. More about the Chainalytics winners for 2018:

As Chainalytics’ first female member of the executive team and Vice President of the Packaging Optimization competency, Nancy Matchey brings leadership approaches based on the latest dynamics in the marketplace, client engagement and solution implementation. Listening to the marketplace, understanding the client’s customer’s needs and formulating aligned business solutions that have a high rate of return for her clients are imperative to her day-to-day activities. Nancy possesses an acute awareness that no one solution is “one size fits all” and recognizes that businesses bring unique challenges, which enables her to present clients with smart, innovative solutions and to have fun while doing it. As a chronic problem solver, Nancy understands the importance of listening and building long term relationships to drive the high value outcomes for Chainalytics’ clients.

Patrick Boyle, Principal in Chainalytics’ Supply Chain Operations competency, has over 33+ years of experience working with manufacturing companies and multiple industries across all of the disciplines of supply chain management, business process redesign and project management. He specializes in ensuring business transformation as well as team alignment and organizational innovation. His collaborative leadership style and active continuing education in areas including APICS – SCOR Model, PMI PMBOK in Project Management and Prosci Change Management enable him to inspire cross-functional teams to new levels of performance and capability.

Sara Curtis, Principal in the Supply Chain Design competency at Chainalytics, serves as a customer-focused senior advisor on network design implementation and methodology. Sara has 30 years of supply chain experience, having spent the majority of her career involved in supply chain planning, demand planning, and supply chain network design. Her technical expertise spans a comprehensive suite of supply chain planning and design tools as well as various supporting software programs. As a technical practitioner for supply chain design, Sara’s career has placed her in various roles including software product management and implementation specialist, end-user practitioner, and consultant. Sara possesses a deep understanding of the integral role supply chain plays within in an organization.

“Supply & Demand Chain Executive congratulates the 2018 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.”

Congratulations to the full list of 2018 Pros to Know.

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