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APICS Awards of Excellence Winners

The APICS Awards of Excellence are for corporations and individuals demonstrating superior performance and dedication to advancing the field of supply chain management.
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2019 AWARD WINNERS

ASCM Award of Excellence — Corporate Transformation
2019 Winner - Bajaj Electricals
The ASCM Award of Excellence — Corporate Transformation recognizes an organizational transformation that elevates the business as a result of a supply chain assessment leveraging ASCM global standards, products, services and resources; the APICS body of knowledge; or the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model. 

ASCM Award of Excellence — Learning and Development
2019 Winner - Collins Aerospace
The ASCM Award of Excellence — Learning and Development recognizes an organization’s commitment to productivity and advancement based on the effective and ongoing application of educational concepts, competencies and best practices from ASCM performance-driven team training and the APICS body of knowledge. 

ASCM Award of Excellence — Making an Impact
2019 Winner - Intel
The ASCM Award of Excellence — Making an Impact recognizes an initiative that creates a better world through supply chain as a result of pioneering corporate social responsibility, proven business integrity and an unwavering focus on sustainability.  

ASCM Award of Excellence — Emerging Supply Chain Leader
2019 Winner - Luvi Jane Cruz, Customer Fulfillment Specialist, Sony Mobile Communications
Sponsored by the ASCM Young Professional Committee, the ASCM Award of Excellence — Emerging Supply Chain Leader honors a visionary young professional who already has made significant contributions to the supply chain profession and demonstrates strong potential to become an outstanding leader in the field. Nominees must be no older than 35 years of age as of May 31, 2019, or have no more than 8 years of professional experience.

ASCM Award of Excellence — Supply Chain Leader
2019 Winner - Jamey Butcher, Executive Vice President, Chemonics
The ASCM Award of Excellence — Supply Chain Leader honors an executive who exhibits extraordinary team and organizational leadership; provides dedicated coaching, mentoring and support of fellow professionals; and makes lasting contributions to advancing the field of supply chain. 

ASCM Award of Excellence — Diversity and Inclusion Champion
2019 Winner - Saif Rivers, Supply Chain Practice Lead, IBM
The ASCM Award of Excellence — Diversity and Inclusion Champion honors a professional who displays exceptional commitment to diversity and inclusion, fosters professional environments that value equality and individual differences, and inspires people of all profiles and backgrounds to succeed in supply chain careers. 

 

2018 AWARD WINNERS

APICS Award of Excellence (Corporate) — Education
Weir Group

APICS Award of Excellence (Corporate) — Transformation
Novartis

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual)  — Supply Chain Leader
Nick Vyas
Founding Executive Director
Center for Global Supply Chain Management
Academic Director of USC Marshall
University of Southern California

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual) — Diversity and Inclusion Champion 
Imelda Castro
Director of Equipment Workforce Capability
Intel Corporation

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual) — Corporate Social Responsibility Catalyst 
Bruce Klafter
Vice President or Corporate Social and Environmental Responsibility
Flex

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual) — Emerging Supply Chain Leader 
Hollie Elliott, CPIM
Materials Manager
Leggatt and Platt Automotive Group of North America

 

2017 AWARD WINNERS

APICS Award of Excellence (Corporate) — Education
Johnson Controls 
Watch this video to learn more about Johnson Controls’ award-winning performance.

APICS Award of Excellence (Corporate) — Transformation
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Watch this video to learn more about Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals’ award-winning performance.

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual)  — Supply Chain Leader
Sabine Simeon-Aissaoui, Head of Supply Chain – Europe, Schindler Group 
Watch this video to learn more about Sabine Simeon-Aissaoui’s award-winning performance.

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual) — Diversity and Inclusion Champion 
Samer Majdi Al-Madhoun, CSCP, CLTD, SCOR-P, MUHAKAT Institute and Trax Consulting 
Watch this video to learn more about Samer Majdi Al-Madhoun’s award-winning performance.

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual) — Corporate Social Responsibility Catalyst 
Stephen Bernard, Senior Sustainability Manager - Supply Chain, AT&T Inc.  

APICS Award of Excellence (Individual) — Emerging Supply Chain Leader 
Michael Morand, CFPIM, CSCP, CLTD, Senior Manager, Distribution Operations & Capabilities, Johnson & Johnson 

 

PAST AWARD OF EXCELLENCE WINNERS

Visit the Customer Success Stories page to explore in depth many of our award winners' journeys to success. 

APICS Corporate Award of Excellence — Education
Johnson & Johnson — 2016
Carlisle Interconnect Technologies — 2015
DuPont — 2015, Latin America
BASF — 2014
Ingersoll Rand — 2013
Caterpillar, Inc. — 2012 

APICS Corporate Award of Excellence — Transformation
Keysight Technologies — 2016
American Woodmark Corporation— 2015
GE Oil & Gas — 2014
Cox Communications — 2013
Hewlett-Packard — 2012

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