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Ecommerce/Internet | Leadership
Ralph Drayer is Founder and Chairman of Supply Chain Insights, a supply chain strategy consultancy. He was the former Chief Logistics Officer for Procter & Gamble. During his 32 years with Procter & Gamble (P&G), he held a number of distribution, logistics, customer service, and Customer Business Development responsibilities, both domestically and internationally. As P&G's first Vice President of Customer Service/Logistics, he was instrumental in the development of P&G's industry leading supply chain capabilities and through his leadership of Efficient Consumer Response (ECR), helped transform an entire industry.
Mr. Drayer served as Co-chair of the Grocery Industry's ECR Best Practices Committee, Chairman of the Grocery Manufactures of America Distribution and Logistics Committee and on the Boards of The Uniform Code Council, VICS (The Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Standards Association) and The Council of Logistics Management's Executive Committee. He was also a founding member of the Global Commerce Initiative (GCI) and currently serves as a Director of Roundy's Supermarkets Incorporated and on the Advisory Boards of DemandTec, DSC Logistics, and Savi Technology.
Ralph Drayer is the recipient of the Grocery Industry's first Path Forward Award for his industry leading work on ECR; the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Distinguished Service Award, the highest honor that can be bestowed on an individual for achievements in Supply Chain Management; and The 2003 VICS Roger Miliken Career Achievement Award for his leadership in the creation of the Global Commerce Initiative (GCI).