Supply Chain Advisor
Paul D. Ericksen retired from John Deere in 2006 after holding several managerial-level positions in the supply chain area over his thirty years of service. His last assignment for Deere was as process-owner of Enterprise Supplier Development. Paul later moved on to serve a stint as Chief Procurement Officer at a Fortune 300 company and then worked as an executive level consultant in manufacturing and supply management. Two of his long-term clients were S & P 100 companies. As IndustryWeek's Supply Chain Advisor Paul's contributed over 200 articles to their web site since his first involvement in 2014.