George Yarusavage, CPIM, CTL, C.P.M., DLP
Fortress Consulting, LLC
George Yarusavage, now in his second career as a trainer, educator, and consultant, first acquired more than three decades of domestic and international supply chain experience. His duties included hiring, training, and mentoring teams of supply chain professionals while managing purchasing, transportation, distribution, and logistics operations in multiple industries. He has held management positions at M-real USA, Verizon Wireless, NBC Olympics, NBC Corporate, GE, GTE, and CFI. He also is a frequent presenter at local, regional, and national meetings of APICS, CSCMP, and ISM, was the last Chairman of AST&L when it merged into APICS in 2016, and has served as a local Board Member and officer for the AST&L SNEC and NJ/NY Chapters, the CSCMP NYCONN Roundtable, ISM-7 Counties, and the APICS Tappan Zee chapter. Yarusavage earned his B.S. in Logistics from Penn State and his MBA from NYU.