Hosts: Rodney Apple and Mike Ogle
In This Episode:
We speak with Mary Long, currently CEO of Abgility and a Lecturer at the University of Tennessee. Mary has multiple end-to-end executive supply chain roles and shares with us some of the critical soft and hard skills professionals and students need to succeed in supply chain careers.
Who is Mary Long?
Mary is a CEO of Abgility, a board advisor to the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN), and a Lecturer at the University of Tennessee. Prior executive end-to-end supply chain roles at Domino’s and Campbell’s Soup. With early career roles at General Mills, Pillsbury, and Quaker Oats/Gatorade. Her areas of expertise include advancing digital supply chain agility, strategy, and customer-focused transformation. Additional areas of interest involve developing supply chain talent and accelerating public-private humanitarian supply chain partnerships. She has served as Chair of the Board of Directors of CSCMP and serves on the advisory board for AWESOMEleaders.org, and Hassett Logistics. Mary serves on the editorial board for Supply Chain Quarterly, and the review board for the Journal of Supply Chain Management, Logistics, and Procurement.