Spend Management Experts Executives Named 2020 Pros to Know
March 16, 2020
Supply Chain Consultancy Executives Recognized for Leadership in Helping Shippers Navigate Business Challenges
Atlanta, GA (March 16, 2020) – Spend Management Experts (SME), a leading supply chain spend management consultancy, today announced that Director, Database Modeling & Data Analytics, Rich Rosario, and Vice President, Transportation Solutions, Brian Broadhurst, have been selected as 2020 Pros to Know Award recipients by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine in the provider category.
The Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives, and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises, that are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. This year’s list includes more than 200 individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet these challenges.
Rich Rosario brings more than 20 years of diverse IT and supply chain expertise to his role at SME, where he is responsible for collecting benchmark pricing data, conducting cost and profitability analysis on carrier pricing, and maintaining proprietary SME database models on behalf of the more than 100 clients worldwide. He also helps streamline processes to meet the needs of SME’s growing client base.
With more than 15 years of experience leading large-scale global transportation cost reduction initiatives, Brian Broadhurst is responsible for SME’s account delivery services, internal process improvements and strategic data modeling initiatives. His efforts enable SME to analyze shippers’ transportation, distribution and fulfillment spend, and identify opportunities to reduce their logistics spend.
“We are proud to have Rich and Brian recognized for their efforts in helping organizations optimize their supply chain and realize significant cost savings,” said John Haber, founder and CEO, Spend Management Experts. “Their deep financial and logistics expertise and knowledge, combined with SME’s cost modeling technology and deep market intelligence, helps organizations identify areas to optimize operations and spend, and then develop and execute optimization strategies to reduce their logistics spend by at least 20 percent.”
Supply & Demand Chain Executive received more than 500 entries for the 2020 Pros to Know Awards. For the full list of winners, visit www.sdcexec.com.
For more information on how to reduce shipping costs, visit: www.spendmgmt.com.
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About Spend Management Experts
Spend Management Experts provides strategic guidance, cost modeling technology and deep market intelligence to help companies optimize their transportation, distribution and fulfillment spend. We help large shippers reduce spend across the supply chain by 20% or more through reduced distribution and fulfillment costs, increased operational efficiencies, dynamic reporting, greater budgeting and forecasting accuracy and optimized supply chain execution. We leverage our proprietary models to identify savings opportunities and build negotiation strategies based on data and meaningful business cases. This is a fresh approach from industry experts to provide clients with straightforward details on exactly how savings are derived. Spend Management Experts is your competitive edge, delivered.