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Tecsys’ Levknecht and Turner Named 2021 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know


Meredith Levknecht and Cory Turner, CMRP awarded the coveted Pros to Know Award for 2021 which honors outstanding executives whose accomplishments leverage supply chains for competitive advantage.

Fort Atkinson, WI. March 17, 2021 — Tecsys Inc. (TSX: TCS), an industry-leading supply chain management software company, is delighted to share that Meredith Levknecht and Cory Turner, CMRP have been named 2021 Pros to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. For over two decades, this award has been recognizing outstanding executives whose accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage supply chain for competitive advantage.

This year’s honorees include individuals and teams from software and service providers, consultancies and academia, trucking and transportation firms, professional development agencies, sourcing and procurement divisions, and more, all who have helped supply chain clients and the supply chain community at large prepare to meet many of today’s—and tomorrow’s—challenges. Among them:

  • Meredith Levknecht serves as Tecsys’ applications manager, Professional Services. She began her career in last mile supply chain, designing and optimizing transportation routing for one of the world’s biggest logistics companies. Shifting her focus to retail and ecommerce distribution, Meredith got deeply vested in warehouse optimization and omnichannel fulfillment working for a major U.S. department store chain. She has worked on virtually every aspect in the supply chain including manufacturing, distribution management, warehouse optimization, software development/ training, and system implementations. This has allowed her to gain insight into the innerworkings of some of the industry’s most complex challenges and build pragmatic supply chain solutions that address the real problems that customers are facing in their supply chain operations.
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  • Cory Turner serves as Tecsys’ senior director, Healthcare Strategy. Since starting his career in the healthcare supply chain over 20 years ago by unloading trucks on a loading dock, Cory went on to become the director of distribution at the largest IDN in South Carolina. He has held strategic roles at key supply chain software firms, and currently works with healthcare teams around the United States and internationally to understand how to build more resilient supply chain models in the face of the present-day healthcare logistics challenges. Holding his Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP) credentials from the American Hospital Association since 2013, Cory is a wealth of knowledge and key member of Tecsys’ respected helathcare supply chain braintrust.

“While many companies have struggled to re-gain their footing as a result of COVID-19, this year’s Pros to Know winners stepped up to the plate to deliver innovative solutions and programs in a time of crisis and need. These winners collaborated, optimized, developed, educated and played a critical role in the survival and success of their company amid a global pandemic,” says Marina Mayer, Editor-in-Chief of Supply & Demand Chain Executive and Food Logistics. “I am honored to recognize these individuals and teams, and extend my utmost gratitude to everyone in the supply chain industry for their time, efforts and innovations to keep our nation’s supply chains afloat.”

“Tecsys is privileged to have among its ranks a deep bench of supply chain experts delivering value to its customers around the world,” says Laurie McGrath, chief marketing officer at Tecsys. “Cory and Meredith are fantastic examples of the incredible team here at Tecsys with whom we look forward to helping more customers tackle their biggest supply chain challenges.”

For more information on Tecsys’ supply chain solutions, visit: www.tecsys.com.

To view the full list of all 2021 Pros to Know winners, go to www.sdcexec.com.

About Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the only supply chain publication covering the entire global supply chain, focusing on trucking, warehousing, packaging, procurement, risk management, professional development and more. Go to www.SDCExec.com.

About Tecsys

Tecsys is a global provider of supply chain solutions that equip the borderless enterprise for growth. Organizations thrive when they have the software, technology and expertise to drive operational greatness and deliver on their brand promise. Spanning healthcare, retail, service parts, third-party logistics, and general wholesale high-volume distribution industries, Tecsys delivers dynamic and powerful solutions for warehouse management, distribution and transportation management, supply management at point of use, retail order management, as well as complete financial management and analytics solutions. Tecsys’ shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol TCS. For more information on Tecsys, visit www.tecsys.com.

Contact

Public Relations: Adam Polka adam.polka@tecsys.com

General Information: info@tecsys.com

Investor Relations: investor@tecsys.com

By Phone: (514) 866-0001 or (800) 922-8649

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