Software & Technology Solutions for the Food Supply Chain
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November 20, 2013
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Software and technology touches every aspect of the global food supply chain, including sourcing and procurement; sustainability and carbon- and water-footprinting; food safety, security and compliance; energy and fuel efficiency; human resources and labor; e-commerce, mobile technology, and that's just for starters. New software and technology applications and solutions for the global food supply chain are easier to implement, more affordable than ever, and offer true flexibility and scalability.
Ahmed Reza, President
Speech Interface Design
Representing Vocollect, Ahmed joined Speech Interface Design (SID) as a partner in 1995 after 12 years in the Auto ID industry. He focuses exclusively on driving and growing the business. Ahmed, now in the capacity of President of Speech Interface Design spends his time providing voice solution and business process optimization thought leadership for their distribution and manufacturing customers. Speech Interface Design is a Vocollect Platinum Level Total Solution Provider, with over 20 years of engineering expertise in making voice solutions sing.
Steven LaVoie, CEO
Representing ArrowStream, Steven LaVoie founded the company in 2000 and is the current Chariman and CEO. With Steven's extensive experience in foodservice and finance, combined with his passion and commitment to building trust among trading partners has helped him develop a unique vision for reshaping the supply chain. Since founding ArrowStream, he and his team have been dedicated to transforming the supply chain into a collaborative process and shared economic interests, while improving the bottom line. ArrowStream provides these opportunities for supply chains through its Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions.
Chris Johnson, VP Research
Chris Johnson, VP Research & Development of LeanLogistics, oversees all research and development activity at LeanLogistics and is responsible for the LeanTMS® product roadmap. A LeanLogistics employee since 2004, Chris served as the lead technologist of several initiatives including optimization, LeanFleet®, LeanSource®, and LeanDex® before taking his current role. With a background in computer science and mathematics, his unique approach to software development continues to drive LeanLogistics' technology solutions.