Pierre Massicotte
Senior Vice President, Operations
L’Oréal Canada

“Supply chain management is a new profession in Canada…with lots of variety.”

Melinda Nycholat
Director, Contract Services Division
Defence Construction Canada

“Procurement has to be an integrated service. I work hard to have it be considered early in the planning process for a project.”

Serge Faucher
Executive Director
Les enterprises Dupont 1972

“In our business, the speed of communications is vital.”

Brent Ellis
Director, Commercial Warehouses
Wills Transfer Limited

“Great opportunity for people to enter this industry… the opportunities are endless.”

Tony Boyce
Whitehead Country Store

“Tony’s unique view of supply chain and logistics comes from looking at it from both sides, first with a large firm and now as a business owner.”

Patrick Zenobio
Logistics & Customs Coordinator, Logistics and Customs
Cirque du Soleil

“As a member of the supply chain department at Cirque du Soleil, Patrick juggles many responsibilities.”

Sales and Marketing Manager

“This job is all about problem solving and satisfaction, and I love what I do.”

Jason MacDonald
Purchasing Manager

“Purchasing decisions today take into account both immediate issues and long-term market forecasts.”

Manon Richard
Supply Section, Specialist Support Service/Logistics Support Division
The United Nations Secretariat

“Manon was drawn to supply management because she felt it would provide her with the chance to respond to diversified daily challenges in constantly evolving environments. Her work with the United Nations definitely provides her with more than her share of opportunities in this respect.”

Rosa Dimarco
Transportation Manager

“Rosa’s job relies heavily on her strong communication skills and analytical mind.”

David Cameron
Warehouse Operations Manager

“The position requires foresight to budget the warehouse’s facilities, build third-party relationships, and seek opportunities for growth.”

Ken Nord
Customs Brokerage and Freight Forwarding

“My career as a customs broker, in combination with my experience in the import and export of Olympic-related goods, has given me a unique perspective on supply chain processes.”

Andrew Paxton
Transportation Engineer
IKO Industries

“As for the future of the logistics and supply chain industry, Andrew believes the combination of a shrinking workforce, over taxed infrastructure and exponential growth in the Far East will continue to challenge the skills of today’s logistics professional.”

Sara Wescomb
Supply Chain Management

“I have also been exposed to a more detailed insight of freight flow, and the variety of policies and procedures involved.”

Chris Cote
General Manager
Uqsuq Corporation

“As general manager, Chris oversees the timely and safe delivery of petroleum products in Iqaluit.”

Brent Schappert
Supply Chain Management

“Personally, both the internship and work experience were very well worth my time, energy, and grief in getting up so early.”