About My Business:
A seasoned logistics and supply chain executive with experience in Asia, Europe, and the United States, possessing extensive knowledge of international and domestic logistics, and a proven track record of accomplishments with well known high-end consumer electronics, fashion apparel retailers, chemical, paper and packaging products manufacturers, US customs brokers, and international forwarders.
Strengths include identifying, developing and successfully implementing international logistics, US domestic cross-dock, pick & pack fulfillment, inventory management, and distribution solutions, US Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), Customs (CBP), C-TPAT, Importer Security Filing - (ISF or 10 + 2), and other supply chain security programs, other governmental compliance such as FCC (Federal Communications Commission), FTC (Federal Trade Commission), FDA (Food and Drug Administration), F&W (Fish and Wildlife Service), as well as social and vendor compliance programs.
While in Europe, co-founded and was managing director of a successful international express transportation, customs-bonded (CFS) warehousing and forwarding company, serving clients such as Comdisco, Siemens, Honda, Lufthansa, etc., and held various positions at other international forwarding companies.
Expert knowledge and experience in C-TPAT certification (Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism), Importer Security Filing (ISF or 10+2), and other supply chain security programs.
Increasing speed-to-market while reducing costs.
Specialties* International and domestic logistics
* Import and export supply chain operations and optimization
* Consolidation / deconsolidation, DC-Bypass, cross-dock, pick & pack,
and triangular trade
* International trade, and inventory management
* Buying agent and vendor management and compliance
* Factory product, safety, and social compliance (SA8000)
* Governmental compliance success criteria (BIS, Customs, C-TPAT, ISF or 10+2, DEA, FDA, F&W, FCC, etc).