Keith is proud to call himself a Supply Chain and Operations specialist who knows the nuts and bolts of what drives business. His primary area of subject matter expertise involves the leveraging of both domestic and international supply chains, and he has become well known over the past decade as a global sourcing expert.
Keith started on the shop floor to then become a front-line supervisor, promoting to middle and then executive management covering the gamut from industrial engineering, purchasing and materials management, distribution and logistics, and operations management, primarily in the manufacturing sector. He is a natural leader and strategist with significant experience leading organizations to world class results, making Keith extremely valuable to his clients.
Over the past twenty-five years, Keith has held significant roles at world-class manufacturers such as Michelin Tire and TrentonWorks, as well as with other Atlantic Canadian manufacturers. Keith is a lifelong learner having completed an MBA as well as a Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, and is frequently found sharing his knowledge and experience through the delivery of a variety of training and educational activities. His executive level experience combined with his educational background gives Keith a solid grounding to help businesses grow their return on investment by getting the most from their assets and leveraging their supply chains.
Over the past decade, Keith has served on the Board of Directors for both the Nova Scotia and New Brunswick Supply Chain Management Institutes, including serving as the Board Chair of the National Board of Directors of the Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA). In addition, Keith is an instructor in Supply Chain Management for SCMA’s Strategic Supply Chain Management Leadership Program, and delivers a variety of education, training, and consulting services focused on helping organizations improve their bottom line.
Keith has recently been lecturing at Dalhousie University’s Rowe School of Business, and is a Ph.D. (Supply Chain) candidate at the University of Hull, Hull U.K. In 2014, Keith was a recipient of the SCMA Codère scholarship in support of advanced research in Supply Chain Management.Back to Our Team