Rockford, IL (June 14, 2017) – SupplyCore, a supply chain management services and technology solutions integrator, recently hired former Rockford University assistant professor Jeff Fahrenwald as its vice president for strategy development and execution.
Fahrenwald is familiar to SupplyCore, having worked as a consultant since 1992 and having served as vice president of operations from 1999 to 2002. He is also a partner in one of SupplyCore’s international affiliates.
In his new role, Fahrenwald will lead the senior executive team in developing and guiding implementation of strategic direction for all SupplyCore’s interests. He most recently worked at Rockford University as an assistant professor of economics, business and accounting, and as the director of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program.
“Jeff is very familiar with SupplyCore’s mission, vision and day-to-day operations, so we are excited to have him back leading strategy and execution,” said Peter Provenzano, President and CEO of SupplyCore. “He brings extensive experience in business planning and leadership across many platforms – nonprofits and for-profits, and manufacturing, distribution and service industries – that will help us serve our customers with confidence well into the future.”
Many organizations have recognized Fahrenwald for his contributions to the Rockford community. He was named the 2014 Citizen of the Year by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce and one of the 21 People You Should Know in Rockford for 2011. He was a recipient of the Spirit of Caring Award from Crusader Community Heath and a Community Service Award from the Rockford Park District.
Active with both Transform Rockford and Alignment Rockford, Fahrenwald is also an advisory board member for MBAA International, a multidisciplinary professional development conference with global participation. He has an MBA from Eastern Illinois University and has completed additional post-graduate coursework at the University of Nebraska.
Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2017, SupplyCore is a supply chain and technology integrator providing key support to US and foreign agencies domestically and abroad, including at-risk environments. Its core competencies are in global supply chain management and performance-based logistics during times of peace, emergency, conflict, and various challenging or unusual environments. Its supply chain expertise includes procurement, warehousing, logistics, and facility support. SupplyCore’s mission is to sustain and enhance the physical and human capital of our nation and its allies in times of peace and crisis. Visit supplycore.com for more information.