Brookestone Associates congratulates Mr. Jason Kennedy of Birmingham, Alabama as Senior Director of Quality Operations, US based in Vance, AL supporting Mercedes-Benz, US, Inc. His passion is building leaders combined with constantly evolving strategy to take companies beyond their expectations. “I focus on those two aspects through effective operations and utilizing efficient processes, constantly improving, cost effective balanced with well researched financial decisions. I truly believe that good ideas are not outside the box; they are in the box, you just have to know where to find them,” according to Jason. He will lead all quality operations in the Automotive sector to ensure sequencing, line feeding, spare parts inventory, module assemblies, container management and associated automotive logistics services meet and exceed client standards and expectations.
Jason received his BA in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from the University of Memphis and his MBA from the University of Alabama. He recently completed his studies at Harvard Business School in Corporate Finance.
BLG LOGISTICS GROUP is a seaport-oriented logistics service provider, specializing in automobile, contract and container logistics with its subsidiaries and holdings. The BLG LOGISTICS GROUP is active with, in some cases very complex, logistics services for its clients from industry and trade in with over 40 locations in Europe, North and South America, Africa and Asia. Its services range from sea goods handling and warehousing to full supply chain management with integrated value-added services.
AGC Automotive Adds Supply Chain Professionals
With an extensive background in logistics, distribution and supply chain, Tochi has held operational leadership positions at ATS Operating, Mapco Express and Luxottica.
Mr. Chong joins AGC Automotive after having a successful operational career with over five years of progressive experience with US Steel in Birmingham in distribution, logistics and purchasing. Prior to his US Steel roles, he had a successful career as a Process Engineer for EPC Technology in Malaysia. Edwin will coordinate inbound and outbound logistics for the three manufacturing facilities on the 5-acre campus of AGC Automotive.
AGC Automotive Americas is a global cooperation with Asahi Glass Co., Ltd., is one of the core Mitsubishi companies. AGC focuses on five business areas—automotive glass, flat glass, display, chemicals, and electronics & energy taking pride in its world-class core technologies with glass, fluorine chemistry, and other key areas. The automotive glass division of AGC Group, produces and sells automotive glass for new vehicles and aftermarket replacement glass, and has top global market share with the new vehicle market.