A Penske Logistics executive has been honored for his leadership. Supply & Demand Chain Executive has named Jeff Jackson, Penske Logistics senior vice president of operations – dedicated contract carriage, a recipient of a 2021 Pro to Know Award.
This award recognizes industry-leading executives whose accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage supply chain for competitive advantage.
Marina Mayer, editor-in-chief of Supply & Demand Chain Executive and Food Logistics: "While many companies have struggled to re-gain their footing as a result of COVID-19, this year's Pros to Know winners stepped up to the plate to deliver innovative solutions and programs in a time of crisis and need."
Marc Althen, Penske Logistics president: "Jeff displayed steady leadership and had a clear vision when he directed our DCC business at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. He kept our fleet running, rallied his troops in the same direction and empowered his direct reports to respond swiftly.
"As a true leader, Jeff worked with different parts of the company to shift resources as needed to support customers that experienced supply chain surges," Althen continued. "He was able to redeploy some of our truck drivers and support personnel from our automotive and industrial accounts to support surging verticals like healthcare and food and beverage."
"I am honored to have my name added to this prestigious list," Jackson stated. "I am proud of all of our associates who worked tirelessly to support our customers during one of the most difficult years a supply chain has ever experienced."
Visit www.sdcexec.com to view the full list of all 2021 Pros to Know winners.
By "Move Ahead" Staff