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"Transportation Trailblazer: A Conversation with Kristen Forecki of Convoy" Supply Chain Now Radio

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“Transportation Trailblazer:
A Conversation with Kristen Forecki of Convoy” - SCNR 152
The #SupplyChainCity Series on Supply Chain Now Radio
Hosted by Vector Global Logistics
Learn more: www.VectorGL.com

Episode 152 features Kristen Forecki. Kristen serves as Vice President of Supply at Convoy. Kristen joined Convoy in 2015 and has run a diverse set of teams throughout the rapid growth of the business, including Operations, Legal, PR, Marketing, and Finance. She currently focuses on the Supply side of the business, including Convoy's industry-leading Quality & Compliance team. Kristen is experienced in finance, product management, strategy, and operations, with prior experience at industry leaders General Mills, Amazon, the Boston Consulting Group, and Rover.com. As a strong supporter of technological innovation, Kristen serves on the Board of the Washington Technology Industry Association. She was also named a Top Woman to Watch in 2019 by Women in Trucking. Kristen earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in finance and marketing from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Learn more about Convoy here: https://convoy.com/

Upcoming Events & Resources Mentioned in this Episode
Connect with Kristen on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristen-forecki-2765057/
Connect with Will on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gswhite/
Connect with Ben on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/benjaminjharris1/
Connect with Scott on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottwindonluton/
2019 AIAG/SCAC Supply Chain & Quality Conference: https://myscma.com/scac-events/2019-supply-chain-quality/
Georgia Manufacturing Summit on October 9th: https://www.georgiamanufacturingalliance.com/annual-summit
eft Logistics CIO Forum in Austin, TX: https://tinyurl.com/y5po7tvw
Reverse Logistics Association Conference & Expo: https://rla.org/calendar/1
SCNR to Broadcast Live at MODEX 2020: https://www.modexshow.com/
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This episode was hosted by Will Haraway, Ben Harris, and Scott Luton. For more information, please visit our episode page at www.supplychainnowradio.com/episode-152

“Transportation Trailblazer:
A Conversation with Kristen Forecki of Convoy” - SCNR 152
The #SupplyChainCity Series on Supply Chain Now Radio
Hosted by Vector Global Logistics
Learn more: www.VectorGL.com

Episode 152 features Kristen Forecki. Kristen serves as Vice President of Supply at Convoy. Kristen joined Convoy in 2015 and has run a diverse set of teams throughout the rapid growth of the business, including Operations, Legal, PR, Marketing, and Finance. She currently focuses on the Supply side of the business, including Convoy's industry-leading Quality & Compliance team. Kristen is experienced in finance, product management, strategy, and operations, with prior experience at industry leaders General Mills, Amazon, the Boston Consulting Group, and Rover.com. As a strong supporter of technological innovation, Kristen serves on the Board of the Washington Technology Industry Association. She was also named a Top Woman to Watch in 2019 by Women in Trucking. Kristen earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in finance and marketing from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Learn more about Convoy here: https://convoy.com/

Upcoming Events & Resources Mentioned in this Episode
Connect with Kristen on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristen-forecki-2765057/
Connect with Will on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gswhite/
Connect with Ben on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/benjaminjharris1/
Connect with Scott on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottwindonluton/
2019 AIAG/SCAC Supply Chain & Quality Conference: https://myscma.com/scac-events/2019-supply-chain-quality/
Georgia Manufacturing Summit on October 9th: https://www.georgiamanufacturingalliance.com/annual-summit
eft Logistics CIO Forum in Austin, TX: https://tinyurl.com/y5po7tvw
Reverse Logistics Association Conference & Expo: https://rla.org/calendar/1
SCNR to Broadcast Live at MODEX 2020: https://www.modexshow.com/
SCNR on YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/scnr-youtube


Check Out News From Our Sponsors
The Effective Syndicate: https://www.theeffectivesyndicate.com/blog
APICS Atlanta: www.APICSAtlanta.org
TalentStream: www.talentstreamstaffing.com
Verusen: https://www.verusen.com/
Georgia Manufacturing Alliance: www.georgiamanufacturingalliance.com
ProPurchaser.com: https://tinyurl.com/y6l2kh7g
Supply Chain Real Estate: https://supplychainrealestate.com/
Vector Global Logistics: http://vectorgl.com/

This episode was hosted by Will Haraway, Ben Harris, and Scott Luton. For more information, please visit our episode page at www.supplychainnowradio.com/episode-152

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