CJ Logistics America CEO Kevin Coleman has been named a winner of the 2023 Rock Stars of the Supply Chain award by Food Logistics. The award recognizes influential individuals in the industry whose achievements, hard work and vision have shaped the global cold food supply chain.
With a strategic design-to-execution mindset, a passion for creating customer value, and a belief that employee experience creates the customer experience, Coleman is the consummate supply chain professional. Knowledgeable and personable, with broad and deep understanding of supply chain and logistics, he is a visionary, a leader and a team builder.
Over the past 20 years, Coleman has expanded the strategic partnership process, customer solutions capabilities and early adoption of emerging technologies that facilitate supply chain analysis and network design. He led the launch and growth of the company’s consulting services platform, the development of its robust network optimization capabilities and the implementation of best-of-breed systems to visualize data in an actionable way for customers.
Food Logistics reports that Rock Stars are actively involved in understanding customers’ needs, creating problem-solving solutions, ensuring the safe transport of cold food and beverages, and adopting sustainable measures. They’re described as strategic, motivated, dedicated, passionate, educator, transformative and more.
“These rock stars rock. Period,” said Marina Mayer, Editor-in-Chief of Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “They’re shaping the future of our global cold chains. And they’re doing so in a way that’s both humble and pragmatic. Every year, I’m honored to celebrate these go-getters, and this year is no exception.”
Recipients of this year’s award will be profiled in Food Logistics’ Jan/Feb 2023 print issue. Click here to view the full list of winners.
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