Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards

Supply Chain Excellence in Action

Recognizing supply chain innovations with lasting impact

The Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards are an annual community-driven recognition program that inspires supply chain transformation around the globe.

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    Submit an entry to honor your supply chain team

    The entry deadline for the Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards 2022 has passed.

    Award Categories

    Customer or Patient Innovation of the Year

    Achieve a positive, quantifiable impact on customer or patient loyalty through supply chain.

    Process or Technology Innovation of the Year

    Achieve outstanding business performance via breakthrough supply chain innovation in process engineering or technology application.

    Social Impact of the Year

    Achieve a positive, quantifiable impact on the community and/or the environment through supply chain.

    People Breakthrough of the Year

    Foster diversity on the supply chain team, create business value through supply chain, and/or develop capabilities across the value chain.

    Eligibility & Awards Criteria

    Any company that owns, operates and/or manages a physical supply chain is eligible. Software vendors, consulting groups, public relations firms, academic institutions, and those deemed as purely service providers are not eligible.

    There is no single definition for a breakthrough supply chain innovation. Entries from past finalists and award winners have been for specific, strategic supply chain initiatives in which the organization has put significant investment and that have produced outsized results at scale. Email scawards@gartner.com with questions about submitting an entry.

    About Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards

    Now in its 8th year, the Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards are an annual community-driven recognition program for breakthrough supply chain innovations that inspire supply chain transformation around the globe.

    Key Benefits:

    • Showcase your supply chain leadership
    • Attract top supply chain talent to your organization
    • Advance the supply chain profession
    Timeline for Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards 2022

    Past Supply Chain Award Winners Include:

    Dell Technologies

    Thermo Fisher Scientific

    Ralph Lauren

    GE Appliances

    Johnson & Johnson

    Colgate-Palmolive

    Schneider Electric

    Microsoft

    Intermountain Healthcare

    Levi Strauss & Co

    Process to Determine Winners of Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards

    2 Ways to Cast Your Vote for the Supply Chain Awards

    Become a Peer Voter

    All supply chain professionals are eligible to be on the global peer panel (excluding those from software vendors, consulting groups, public relations firms, academic institutions, and companies deemed as purely service providers). No application necessary. Peer voters down-select finalists from the group of semi-finalists. 

    Peer voters:
    Login to https://potp.awardsplatform.com/ between 13 October 2021 and 8 December 2021 to cast your votes for the Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards 2022.

    Become an Executive Judge

    The Gartner for Supply Chain research team extends invitations to seniormost supply chain leaders and members of academia to be part of the global executive panel. Executive judges determine award winners from the group of finalists by ranking each finalist on three criteria: innovation, execution and impact. 

    Executive judges:
    Login to https://potp.awardsplatform.com/ between 15 December 2021 and 31 January 2022 to cast your votes for the Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards 2022.

    Our Esteemed Executive Judges


    For the Gartner Power of the Profession Supply Chain Awards 2022

    Ann Ackerson

    CPO

    BAE

    Antoine Simonnet

    Global Head of Supply Chain Operations

    HP Inc.

    Barry Greenhouse

    Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain

    Grainger

    Bart Derde

    Senior Vice President, Consumer Health Supply Chain and Quality

    GSK

    Cliff Henson

    Corporate Vice President, Cloud Supply Chain and Provisioning

    Microsoft

    Curtis Landcaster

    Vice President, Supply Chain

    Dartmouth-Hitchcock

    Donald Frieson

    Executive Vice President, Supply Chain

    Lowe's

    Donna Warton

    General Manager, Devices Supply Chain

    Microsoft

    Dr. Dirk Holbach

    Corporate Senior Vice President and CSCO, Laundry & Home Care, Managing Director Henkel Global Supply Chain B.V.

    Henkel

    Eugene Jaramillo

    Vice President, Supply Chain Management, Raytheon Missiles & Defense

    Raytheon

    Ewan Andrew 

    President, Global Supply & Procurement and Chief Sustainability Officer

    Diageo

    Fares Sayegh

    Vice President, Supply Chain

    P&G

    Frank Crespo

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Indigo

    Gerry Rogers

    Chief Digital Officer

    Independent

    Greg Jozwiak

    Corporate, Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain

    Dow

    Halide Alagöz

    Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer and Sustainability Officer

    Ralph Lauren

    Hardeep Kharaud 

    Senior Vice President, Market Merchandising and Promotions

    Loblaw's

    Ivanka Janssen

    Senior Vice President, Global Integrated Supply Chain

    Phillips

    Jason Reiman

    Senior Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Hershey's

    Jim Radin

    Vice President, Operations

    McCormick

    John Church

    Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer and Global Business Solutions

    General Mills

    John Kern

    Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Operations

    Cisco

    Kathy Wengel

    Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Johnson & Johnson

    Larry Grischow

    Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and Procurement

    Abercrombie & Fitch

    Linzell Harris

    Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Strategy

    AstraZeneca

    Liz O'Neill

    Executive Vice President & President, Product, Innovation and Supply Chain

    Levi's

    Luigi Giucca

    Group Head of Supply Chain

    British American Tobacco

    Maria Nieradka

    Head of Business Operations

    Repligen

    Mark Sutcliffe

    Global Vice President, Supply Chain Management

    Renault Nissan Mitsubishi

    Melanie Cook

    Chief Operating Officer

    GE Appliances

    Michael Edmunds

    Vice President, Manufacturing and Global Supply Chain

    Bose

    Mike Brewer

    Vice President, Global Sourcing and Manufacturing

    Nike

    Mike Duijser

    Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Ecolab

    Morris Cohen

    Co-Director, Fishman -Davidson Center for Service and Operations Management

    Wharton University of Pennsylvania

    Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier

    Chaired Professor of Production Management 

    WHU

    Prof. Hau Lee

    Co-Director, Value Chain Innovation Initiative

    Stanford University

    Prof. Jan Fransoo, PHD

    Prof. of Operations Management and Logistics,
    Dean of Research

    Küehne Logistics University

    Ramsey Musa

    Vice President, Supply Chain

    Newmont Mining

    Randhir Thakur

    Corporate Vice President & General Manager, Global Supply Chain

    Intel

    Renee Ure

    Chief Operating Officer, Lenovo Data Center Group 

    Lenovo

    Ricardo Ernst

    Baratta Chair in Global Business, Prof. of Operations and Global Logistics

    Georgetown University

    Rick Spann

    Executive Vice President, Global Operations

    Church & Dwight

    Robert Blackburn

    Senior Vice President, Global Operations 

    Stanley Black & Decker

    Sandra MacQuillan 

    Executive Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer

    Mondelēz International

    Sarah Clarke

    Executive Vice President, PVH Supply North America

    PVH

    Sean Hunkler

    Executive Vice President, Global Operations

    Western Digital

    Shawn Curran

    Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain & Product Operations

    Gap

    Sikko Zoer

    Vice President, Global Supply Chain, Distribution and Logistics

    Medtronic

    Terrance Brick

    Vice President, Global Supply Chain

    Boston Scientific 

    Viju Menon

    Group President, Global Quality & Operations

    Stryker

    Yone Dewberry

    Chief Supply Chain Officer

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