Jaymie Forrest, managing director of the Georgia Tech Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL), was selected as a finalist for the Supply Chain Professional of the Year presented by the Metro Atlanta Chamber. Forrest was recognized at an awards luncheon on February 7 during the 2012 Modex tradeshow.
Forrest was also recently selected by the Supply & Demand Chain Executive as one of the 2012 Practitioner Pros to Know. This award recognizes exceptional supply chain executives at manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies' supply chains for significant challenges ahead.
Forrest has over twenty years of experience in supply chain management services and solutions as a consultant, technology executive, and as an educator. She is responsible for strategic planning and development of industry outreach, research, and leadership initiatives in support of expanding SCL's global mission.