Tandreia Bellamy is Vice-President Industrial Engineering, UPS Global Logistics and Distribution. In this position, she directs all industrial engineering activities related to the company’s key product offerings: Distribution, Service Parts Logistics and Mail Innovations. Previously, Tandreia held the role of Vice President of Engineering for the West Region, responsible for the Industrial Engineering (IE), Operations Excellence (OE) and Technology Support Groups (TSG) for the western half of the United States. Tandreia also serves on the APICS Atlanta Executive Advisory Board.
Gail Moore is co-owner and manager of Custom Plastics and More established in 2004, a plastic fabricator located in Winston GA. Gail’s background includes administrative, management, and HR for manufacturing; banking; and insurance industries. Gail is deeply involved in the local industry and community, where she serves as: a member and Northwest Chapter Director of the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance; a member of Women in Manufacturing; a member and volunteer with the Douglas County Chamber; a member of the Advisory Board, Douglas County School System CTAE (Career, Technical, Agricultural Education); a coordinator and volunteer for the Douglas County’s Career Ready Training Program; a member of and past VP of the local Cultural Arts Council Board; a Sunday School teacher and Kitchen Committee member at Grace Presbyterian Church. Gail was also instrumental in expanding our “Supply Chain 101” program into Douglas County, where we are sharing information on the Supply Chain industry with elementary students. All of these leadership activities speak to her commitment to community and devotion of helping others succeed.
Will Haraway is Founder & Lead Evangelist at Backbeat Marketing. Will has 20 years of executive experience in B2B Technology Marketing. Will is a certified analyst relations practitioner by the Knowledge Capital Group and has helped companies including Manhattan Associates, Aptos, Atlantix Global Systems, American Software and Rubicon Global improve their brand reputations with marketing results that help increase sales. The Backbeat team includes lead generation, digital marketing, media relations and content marketing specialists with a combined 50 years of experience in their chosen disciplines.
Ben Harris is Director of Supply Chain Ecosystem Expansion for the Metro Atlanta Chamber. Ben comes to the Metro Atlanta Chamber after serving as Senior Manager, Market Development for Manhattan Associates. There, Ben was responsible for developing Manhattan’s sales pipeline and overall Americas supply chain marketing strategy. Ben oversaw market positioning, messaging and campaign execution to build awareness and drive new pipeline growth. Prior to joining Manhattan, Ben spent four years with the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Center of Innovation for Logistics where he played a key role in establishing the Center as a go-to industry resource for information, support, partnership building, and investment development. Additionally, he became a key SME for all logistics and supply chain-focused projects. Ben began his career at Page International, Inc. where he drove continuous improvement in complex global supply chain operations for a wide variety of businesses and Fortune 500 companies. An APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), Ben holds an Executive Master’s degree in Business Administration (EMBA) and bachelor’s degree in International Business (BBA) from the Terry College at the University of Georgia.
Scott W. Luton is founder of Supply Chain Now Radio and also serves as Managing Partner for TalentStream. He has worked extensively in the end-to-end Supply Chain industry for more than 15 years, appearing in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Dice and Quality Progress Magazine. Scott currently serves as Executive Vice President of APICS Atlanta and was also named to the 2018 Georgia Logistics Summit Executive Committee. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and holds the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) credential. As a Veteran of the United States Air Force, Scott also volunteers as Co-Chair of the Business Pillar for VETLANTA, and maintains active membership in the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance & CSCMP Atlanta Roundtable.
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