Executives from Under Armour and Hallmark Cards, Inc. to deliver keynote speeches at the company’s 16th annual event
RALEIGH, N.C. – Tompkins International, a comprehensive supply chain consulting and solutions firm, today announced the speaker lineup for its Supply Chain Leadership Forum (SCLF) 2020, which will be held May 4-6 at the prestigious Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina.
Now in its 16th year, the SCLF unites top supply chain professionals to connect, share and learn together, providing attendees with best-in-class supply chain solutions, numerous networking opportunities and the industry’s latest thought leadership. The three-day event attracts executives from all major industries, including retail, food & beverage, consumer products, 3PL, pharmaceutical and select service providers.
This year’s event, “Teeing Up Your Supply Chain: Responding to Digital Disruption,” will feature keynote speeches from executives at Hallmark Cards, Inc. and Under Armour, as well as sessions led by top executives from Chick-fil-A, ATD, Hush Puppies and other major international corporations.
Jim Tompkins, Chairman and CEO of Tompkins International, will deliver the event’s opening keynote, “The Age of Disruption on Supply Chains and Commerce,” where he will discuss the impacts of digital commerce on supply chains in today’s world of high volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity (VUCA).
Scott Collignon, Vice President of Logistics at Hallmark Cards, Inc., will discuss how to overcome unexpected challenges, career setbacks and the importance of mentorship in our lives. Prior to joining Hallmark, Collignon held numerous leadership roles within the supply chain division at Cabela’s, and also served as a U.S. Army Officer within the Transportation Corps, where he received a Bronze Star for his service during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Craig Jones, Senior Vice President at Under Armour, will walk attendees through the journey of building a strong distribution and logistics network during his keynote, “Evolving and Rebuilding a Distribution and Transportation Network to Drive Growth, Efficiency and Service.” Jones has a wealth of international supply chain experience, including previous positions at ALDO and IKEA.
Other confirmed speakers for SCLF 2020 include:
- Brian Campbell, EVP of Operations and Strategy, SG Companies
- Mark Chandler, Senior Vice President of Supply Chain, American Tire Distributors, Inc.
- Mike Hazelton, SVP of Supply Chain Operations, Chick-fil-A
- Jeff Kearl, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO, Stance Socks
- Mike Pereyo, Founder and Co-CEO, OOBE, Inc.
- Greg Tunney, Global President, Hush Puppies
“The growth of digital commerce is forcing companies to reinvent their supply chain models to meet unrelenting customer demands,” said Jim Tompkins, Chairman and CEO of Tompkins International. “We are thrilled to bring together the industry’s top talent to share their experiences and expertise to help drive long-term profitable growth and deliver exceptional customer service.”
For more information on SCLF 2020, including the full agenda and registration details, please visit www.tompkinsinc.com/sclf. A limited number of early bird pricing registrations are available at a 15 percent discount. Reserve your spot today to take advantage of these savings.
About the Supply Chain Leadership Forum
Established in 2004, the Supply Chain Leadership Forum (SCLF) unites top supply chain professionals to connect, share and learn together. The three-day event features interactive sessions led by industry experts on all aspects of the supply chain, including strategy, technology, logistics, operations, customer experience and more. Executives from all major industries attend, including retail, food & beverage, consumer products, 3PL, pharmaceutical and select service providers. The SCLF provides attendees with best-in-class supply chain solutions, numerous networking opportunities and the industry’s latest thought leadership. For more information, please visit www.tompkinsinc.com/sclf.
About Tompkins International
Tompkins International is a global supply chain consulting and solutions firm dedicated to helping clients achieve supply chain excellence and profitable growth. Founded in 1975, Tompkins has integrated its decades of experience in strategy, commerce, logistics and technology into an ecosystem of six business units: Supply Chain Consulting, Material Handling Integration, Robotics, Applied Technologies, Fulfillment Services and Digital Commerce. By combining best-in-breed services and technologies, Tompkins delivers a true end-to-end supply chain solution enabling clients to improve the customer experience and ensure long-term success. Tompkins is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina and has offices throughout North America and in Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.tompkinsinc.com.