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OVERVIEW

Jim Shoemake is a Strategic Supply Chain executive with over 25 years of progressive leadership roles in a variety of public and closely held companies. He is a motivated and results-driven professional with experience in restaurant, broadline distribution, health care and all related areas within the Food & Hospitality industries. His ability to collaborate with executive leadership and build solid partnerships with key internal and external stakeholders provides a platform for the identification and prioritization of savings opportunities for business improvement as well as the successful implementation of business initiatives and changes. Jim is known for expertise in Supply Chain Management, Sourcing Goods, Strategic Procurement System Implementation, Implementation of Operations Efficiencies and overall knowledge within the Food & Beverage industry.

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Supply Chain Management
  • VP of Procurement
  • Director of Purchasing
  • Category Manager
  • Strategic Procurement Analysis and Planning
  • Global Contracting
  • Management Reporting


 

Drivers / Motivators

  • Finding strategic solutions for issues affecting business performance
  • Identifying cost savings opportunities
  • Bringing executive vision to reality



Background

  • Strategic Procurement Consultant – Maine Pointe
  • Director of Purchasing – Alliant Foodservice (now US Foods)
  • Director of Procurement – Compass Group N.A./Foodbuy LLC
  • Continental & Stanford’s Who’s Who – Lifetime Member


 

Jim Shoemake

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