Industry Leaders Jeff Metersky, Jason Read, and Kay Rindels Bring Decades of Supply Chain Expertise to Develop New Markets and Drive Growth
CHICAGO – Sept. 28, 2022 – GAINS, a provider of innovative cloud-based supply chain planning solutions, announced that the company has added three executives to its leadership team in 2022, including Jeff Metersky as Vice President of Solution Strategy, Jason Read as Vice President of Corporate Development, and Kay Rindels as Vice President of Marketing. Each brings decades of supply chain experience and a track record of success to the team and will further advance GAINS’ strategic solutions, customer engagement, and market position. The expanded team was introduced to GAINS’ customers and global partners at the 2022 GAINS Summit in Chicago.
“GAINS is experiencing significant growth and investing in these roles are important to our customers,” said Joe Olson, CEO of GAINS. “Our team is expanding to bring in proven industry experts and leaders who understand the challenges supply chain executives face today and have helped organizations successfully navigate them. They will add value to our solutions, drive more benefits throughout a customer’s journey with GAINS, and increase our ability to rapidly bring value to our customers. We are delighted to welcome Jeff, Jason, and Kay to GAINS.”
The following executives have joined GAINS since April 2022:
Jeff Metersky, Vice President of Solution Strategy. Jeff is a widely recognized industry expert, having served as the co-founder of , as well as in leadership positions at supply chain software companies i2 Technologies, , and , and decades in the industry at GM and IBM. Jeff will focus on expanding the GAINS solutions to bring further innovation and capability to meet the ever–changing needs of global supply chains.
Jason Read, Vice President of Corporate Development. Jason has decades of supply chain industry experience at Descartes Systems Group and , and most recently was the Chief Strategy Officer at the fintech company . Jason will lead the company’s next-generation customer engagement strategy, including identifying new processes and investments to continue providing rapid time-to-value for its customers.
Kay Rindels, Vice President of Marketing. Kay brings decades of marketing strategy and leadership experience as a strategic advisor and consultant to retail and supply chain cloud solution providers, including SPS Commerce, , Infor, and many others. Her responsibilities include advancing the company’s market leadership, attracting new business, and accelerating the company’s go-to-market strategies.
At GAINS, our quest is to democratize supply chain planning. The GAINS Supply Chain Performance Optimization Platform helps businesses large and small Move Forward with greater agility, resilience, confidence, and sustainability. The GAINS AI-driven cloud platform delivers continuous cost and profit optimization via machine learning, proven algorithms, and actionable analytics for global manufacturing, distribution, retail, and service parts/maintenance operations. Innovative design combined with the GAINS Proven-Path-to-Performance (P3)SM methodology enables rapid onboarding and tangible results, including increased sales, inventory turns, and service levels at reduced operating costs in as little as 8 weeks. GAINS proudly provides digital supply chain planning expertise to industry leaders like Graybar, Honda Motors, Menards, Rockwell Automation, Stuller, and Textron Aviation. For more information, visit www.gainsystems.com.
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