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MATT ANGELL Vice President of Logistics Operations, Jarrett Logistics Systems Matt Angell brings over 20 years of leadership experience to Jarrett Logistics, pioneering industry-leading tools that provide on-going strategic support for clients. He has a relentless focus on improving the client experience and has organized the 24/7/365 JLS Routing Center into a “control tower,” effectively managing the tactical operations of his clients’ daily supply chain needs. Angell has made JLS an industry-wide recognized business and plans to maintain its high-growth trajectory by continuing to invest in integrity-based talent and leading-edge supply chain technology.

NICK BANICH Partner, Miebach Consulting Nick Banich has spent the last decade in the supply chain industry, providing insight and optimization potential for regional and international networks. In recent years, he has focused on food and beverage producers to address three major trends in logistics: mergers and acquisitions, consumer demand for healthy food, and SKU proliferation. Banich believes that bringing facts back into focus can move the discussion around these trends toward the best interests of the business.

AARON CONWAY President, Mezzanine Safeti-Gates Inc. Aaron Conway has 23 years of experience in the industry and a passion for maintaining employee safety in the workplace. Under his leadership, Mezzanine Safeti-Gates has expanded its product line to encompass safety gates for all parts of a facility. Many of the safety gate models started as custom designs and have since been transitioned into standard models. In addition, Conway has worked with a number of food distribution centers and production facilities to help make employees safer, all while ensuring the supply chain operations are not impeded.

DON DURM Vice President of Customer Solutions, PLM Don Durm is an expert in cold chain transport application and regulatory compliance in the United States and most recently has been recognized for his interpretation and industrywide guidance on the Food Safety Modernization Act. Durm early on identified blockchain technology as the next industry disruptor. He is helping take the mystery and noise out of the crypto-lingo that comes with the territory, and helps the industry understand how technologyenabled intelligent assets can drive cost reductions and trust between trading partners, all while providing transparency. He remains directly engaged with technology disrupters to help regulators bridge the gap of practical application and with food processors and their supply chain to utilize the technology.

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Food Logistics is the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food and beverage supply...

Food Logistics March 2019  

Food Logistics is the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food and beverage supply...