LQ's Executive Exchange Photos

Leaders in the field of supply chain management and transportation were invitedby LQ to come together and share their thoughts and ideas on trade and business growth strategies on April 20. Senior level academics, executives and distinguished guests participated in this unique opportunity, which was LQ's second symposium, to develop and exchange ideas at the Toronto Board of Trade.

LQ's Symposium, which is an extension of its 12-year tradition of offering ideas for leadership in logistics and transportation, was developed in consultation with LQ's Executive Editors and LQ's Advisory Board. The one-day program encompassed subject areas such as: Finding C-Level Value in the Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management for CFOs, and Sales and Operations Planning as well as other topics.

Event sponsors: The Canadian Professional Logistics Institute, FedEx, KelronLogistics, Ryder Logistics & Transportation Solutions, Schneider National, The WheelsGroup.

A few of the participants at LQ's Executive Exchange:

David Griffith, Vice President, GlobalSupply Chain Management, BAX Global
Jason Reiman, Director, Customer Service & Planning, Hershey; David J. Closs,The John H. McConnell Chaired Professorof the Eli Broad College of Business, Michigan State University and LQ Executive Editor; John Ferguson, General Manager of Canadian Operations, Schneider NationalInc.
Benjamin Gordon, Managing Director of BG Strategic Advisors; David J. Closs, Michigan State University and LQ Executive Editor.
Joe Gallick, Senior Vice President, Sales, Penske Logistics; David Griffith, Vice President, Global SCM, BAX Global; Tom Goldsby, Ph.D., Associate Professor Supply Chain Management, University of Kentucky; Walter Zinn, Ph.D., Ohio State University; Benjamin Gordon, Managing Director of BG Strategic Advisors; David Closs, Michigan State University and LQ Executive Editor.
Nicholas Seiersen, B.Sc. (Hons.), M.B.A., Senior Manager, KPMG, and LQ Executive Editor.
Victor Deyglio, President and CEO of the Canadian Professional Logistics Institute; Fred Moody, Editor and Publisher, LQ Magazine.
Martin Kelly, Director Carrier Development & Compliance, iWheels Internationaland CSCMP Toronto Roundtable president; Charles (Chuck) Lounsbury, Senior Consultant, and the former Senior Vice President of Ryder System, Inc.; David Faoro, Director, Supply Chain, The International Group.