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Join the APICS Inland Empire Fall 2018 Symposium on November 3, 2018 to learn from our Expert Panel as they discuss innovations that have changed their organizations and how the Global Supply Chain is responding. More importantly, learn what happens to growth, scale and profits when innovation meets the Global Supply Chain.
Please join APICS Pittsburgh Chapter for their monthly Professional Development Meeting. They have an exciting opportunity to tour Goodwill Southwestern PA Retail Operations Center (ROC). Enjoy dinner after the tour while networking with peers.
March 21, 2018
Presented by Carla Howard, Director, Transformation Office Avnet, Inc.
Who should attend?
Supply chain professionals seeking ways to improve the communications within their organization.
Carla’s responsibilities include partnering with leaders to ensure strategic initiatives include a strong Change Management strategy and plan, and change leaders receive appropriate training and support to successfully lead change. She serves as change manager on large global projects and provides Change Management coaching, classroom training, and train-the-trainer workshops aimed at leading the people side of change. Her team is responsible for the management and evolution of the Change Management strategy and tools deployed across Avnet’s global footprint. This includes the creation of custom workshops, training, and tools to support strategic initiatives and business needs, and managing relationships.
Carla and her team provide global support through the facilitation of Change Management workshops, coaching leaders on their roles as executive sponsors and influencers, and providing guidance on mergers and strategic projects. Customizing these activities for cultural fit and regional customs is a critical component of this international work.
Double Tree Club Hotel 7 Hutton Centre Drive Santa Ana 92707
Networking 5:30 to 6:30 pm
Dinner 6:30 to 7:15 pm
Presentation 7:15 to 8:30 pm
Lynn Sarkany has a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan, and a Masters in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing and Strategic Planning from the Peter F. Drucker Graduate Management Institute of the Claremont Graduate University. She has over 20 years experience in working with a diverse array of business types. Her consulting career has included work with Toyota, Edward Jones, American Express, and Pueblo Radiology in Ventura and Santa Barbara.