Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

We're thrilled to announce that Intellex has acquired Expert by Big Village, effective March 22, 2024. This strategic move enhances our capabilities and strengthens our commitment to delivering exceptional solutions to our customers.

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Expert Details

Footwear and Apparel Logistics

ID: 739302 Oregon, USA

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Expert is a trusted Supply Chain professional with expertise in Operations Management, Distribution Management, Supply Chain Management, Inventory Control, Forecasting and Purchasing. He offers 20 years of progressive experience solving complex business problems and identifying innovative process improvement. His main expertise is within the footwear and digital technology industries.

Key areas:
• Distribution Management
• Facility design and installation
• 3rd Party Logistics Management
• Project Management
• Direct ship programs
• Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2020 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Head of Logistics, North America Department:
• Manage North America 3PL distribution and logistics partners.
• Forecasting and capacity planning for Distribution Centers in Atlanta, GA – Redlands, CA – Toronto, Canada.
• Project Manager for Goods to Person automated Fulfillment Centers in California and Georgia.
• ERP implementation workstream lead for NA distribution.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2017 to 2020 Employer: Dr Martens Airwair Title: Distribution Center Manager Department:
• Manage US Distribution from a Portland, OR based facility utilizing both full time and contingent work forces. Staff fluctuates from 75 – 150 employees.
• Business channels include Wholesale, Retail Stores, and Ecommerce.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2014 to 2016 Employer: Wacom Technology Corp. Title: Regional DC Implementation Manager Department:
• Implementation manager for 9 regional distribution centers: Memphis, Dusseldorf, Tokyo, Seoul, Sydney, Singapore, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Taipei.
• Performed region analysis and site selection, scope and rate negotiation with 3PL partner, EDI project management, SOP creation, training, facility readiness and inventory transfer.
• Lead global project with multicultural teams.
• Created global policy for physical inventory and cycle count process
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2012 to 2013 Employer: The Clymb Title: Director of Operations Department:
Responsibilities: is a private retail community - connecting premium outdoor brands with passionate, influential end users.
• Manage distribution operations through Ops department staff in Portland, Brooklyn and Louisville.
• Negotiate third party (3PL) warehousing agreements, freight contracts, and small parcel contracts
• Relocated warehouse operation from Brooklyn, NY to Louisville, KY
• Implement and manage POR metric (perfect order rate)
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2005 to 2012 Employer: LaCrosse Footwear Title: Distribution Manager Department:
LaCrosse Footwear, Inc. is a leading developer and marketer of premium and innovative footwear for work, outdoor and casual users.
• Manage distribution operations shipping $90 million annually.
• Responsible for the sales sample distribution and finished goods inventory management.
• Manage raw material warehouse supporting a lean manufacturing operation.
• Danner Distribution Center relocation from a 40,000 sq ft facility to a new 110,000 sq ft facility.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1998 to 2000 Employer: Adidas America Title: Direct Distribution Manager Department:
• Manage direct distribution, cross-dock facilities, and promotional/sample distribution.
• Manage vendor compliance labeling programs with overseas factories.
• Manage 3rd Party Logistics contracts and performance metrics.
• Implemented a distribution center for adidas' newly formed e-commerce division.
• Opened cross-dock and deconsolidation distribution facility in Clemmons, NC.
• Closed Portland distribution facility and combined operations with adidas' California facility.

Career Accomplishments

Licenses / Certifications
Lean Six Sigma greenbelt, Purdue University, 2012

Fields of Expertise

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