Spinnaker Telecom Services Team Honored as Pros to Know in 2016

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine Recognizes Spinnaker Telecom Services Team led by Peter Koczur.

HOUSTON, Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Spinnaker, the global provider of supply chain consulting and returns management solutions, announced today that their Telecom Services team has been recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine as 2016 Pros to Know.  The annual list, which had over 350 submissions, showcases the contributions of leading supply chain professionals and teams who drive innovation and operational excellence every day. Our Telecom Services team represent the best in Planning, Customer Service, Operations, Logistics, and Safety. The team spans 4 states and represents in excess of 100 team members. Although the team is dynamic, employee turn-over is low, with a majority of the team working together for nearly 10 years. "With a small percentage of the recipients of this award being given to a team, it makes this award that much more meaningful. Peter Koczur leadership skills demonstrate the effectiveness of his philosophy and how that aligns with our corporate goal and our customers' success," said Rob Benson, Founder and Managing Partner at Spinnaker.

Spinnaker's Telecom Services has initiated several achievements that we are proud of and through feedback we know that our clients have underscored the importance of the results. Just a few results of how this team has helped our customers include; lowering labor costs by 35%, increasing client sales by $2 million dollars, reducing inventory by 25%, and implementing a sustainability programs that converts end-of-life materials from a cost to revenue contributor.

Peter Koczur, Director of Operations for Spinnaker's Returns Management Solutions, demonstrates true expertise in Global Supply Chain Management and Manufacturing. He specializes in continuous quality and productivity improvement, lean and green manufacturing and worldwide best-practice programs. He is instrumental in the planning, execution and management of outsourcing facilities varying from high-valued micro instruments to large-scale commodity items. His uniqueness to Spinnaker includes hands-on general and operations management background in both small and large manufacturing facilities.  Mr. Koczur's skills and experience include building global manufacturing, distribution and warehousing facilities in the US, Mexico, Brazil, Canada and Asia.

"Supply & Demand Chain Executive congratulates the 2016 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know recipients. The Pros to Know is a listing of exceptional corporate executives at manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies' supply chains for the significant challenges in the year ahead," says Ronnie Garrett, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. "We commend recipients for their achievements. Their accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage the supply chain for competitive advantage. Their efforts in developing the tools, processes and a knowledge base for supply chain transformation, as well as in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, earned these individuals a rightful place in this year's Pros to Know listing."

The 2016 Pros to Know Award Winners will be featured in the March issue of the magazine and on the website at www.sdcexec.com. 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. For more information regarding Spinnaker's supply chain solutions, visit us at www.spinnakermgmt.com.

About Spinnaker
Founded in 2002, Spinnaker is a supply chain services company that helps clients grow, manage risk, reduce costs, and improve customer service by developing world-class supply chain capabilities. Our services help clients develop the right supply chain strategy for their business challenges and implement the process and technology solutions to improve Demand/Supply Planning, Procurement and Sourcing, Logistics and Warehousing, and Reverse Logistics business performance.  Spinnaker offers a unique service delivery model that combines the strength of deeply experienced management and technology consultants with a seasoned team of business process outsourcing (BPO) and 3rd-party logistics (3PL) professionals. Spinnaker has offices in Boston, Columbus, Denver, Houston, Memphis, Pittsburgh, London, and Singapore. To learn more about this announcement, contact us at www.spinnakermgmt.com or call +1-877-476-0576.

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