SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--icix, a leading supply chain risk management company, is pleased to announce that founder Matt Smith was named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine’s Pros to Know Awards list for 2015. The Pros to Know Awards list, which appears in the March 2015 issue of the magazine, recognizes supply chain executives, and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises, that are leading initiatives to help prepare companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate.
The 2015 Provider Pros to Know recipients include individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who have helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet these challenges. Supply & Demand Chain Executive received more than 300 entries for the 2015 Pros to Know Award.
“I’m honored to be named to this esteemed list and accept it on behalf of my colleagues at icix and partners in the industry, who are all pros themselves. This award is another validation of the growing importance of effectively managing supply chain risk. These issues we help companies address go beyond safety and compliance to helping companies protect their brand, their reputation and their bottom line,” said Matt Smith, founder and chief strategy officer, icix.
Global brands trust icix to manage risk throughout their extended supply chain. The icix business network and risk management applications enable trading partners to connect and collaborate in order to verify and monitor business-critical information on products, trading partners and facilities. Its cloud-based SaaS platform brings unparalleled visibility and efficiency to the extended supply chain for regulatory compliance, product safety and corporate social responsibility. Over 20,000 businesses are active members of the icix network, including leading retailers, the top 100 food processors and over 50 testing and inspection companies, certification bodies and testing laboratories.
For more information about the company and its portfolio of products, visit icix.com.
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