WILMINGTON, DE – March 5, 2015 – Arkieva (arkieva.com), designer and provider of the Arkieva suite of Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS) software tools for manufacturing companies, announced today that one of its clients, Eric Wilson, director of demand planning at Tempur + Sealy International, has been recognized as a 2015 Practitioner Pro to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive.
“This honor highlights the many thought-leaders who are helping to shape the Supply Chain industry and advance Supply Chain as a respected discipline in the enterprise,” said Barry Hochfelder, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “Their efforts in developing the tools, processes and knowledge base necessary for Supply Chain transformation, and in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, have earned them a place on this year’s Pros listing.”
Wilson was nominated by Arkieva for his commitment to continuously improve the forecasting process and encouraging collaboration within his organization.
“We were ecstatic to hear that Eric Wilson was chosen to be a 2015 Pro to Know,” said Sujit Singh, chief operating officer at Arkieva. “He is a very accomplished professional with a great deal of innovative initiatives for his company’s supply chain. We look forward to working with him more in the future.”
Wilson has over 20 years of exceptional supply chain leadership experience, with a history of driving substantial improvements, aligning end-to-end processes and developing collaboration. He is a Certified Professional Forecaster (CPF), and a member of the Institute of Business Forecasting (IBF) Board of Advisors. He has served as a speaker and panelist for IBF Executive Forums and Supply Chain Conferences, and has written numerous articles in publications such as Supply Chain Brain and APICS Magazine.
About Supply & Demand Chain Executive
Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage. Visit us on the web at www.SDCExec.com.
About Arkieva Supply Chain Software
Arkieva, founded in 1993, is the developer of Arkieva software solutions for global manufacturing supply chains. With headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, USA, and offices in Antwerp, Belgium, and, Mangalore, India. Arkieva is positioned to support multinational businesses around the world. Arkieva products enhance productivity and reduce operating costs in the supply chain, providing the full range of features necessary for effective Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP). Such major corporations as ANADIGICS, Messier-Bugatti-Dowty, Sunsweet Growers, and Cardone use Arkieva solutions. For more information, visit arkieva.com.