AWESOME Advisory Board

“The AWESOME Advisory Board has ensured that we have the involvement and support of a broad base of senior women in supply chain. From the very beginning, they have enthusiastically embraced our vision to advance and transform the future of supply chain leadership.” -Ann Drake, AWESOME Founder & Chairman Continue reading

Special Feature: AWESOME Advisory Board

Members of the AWESOME Board of Advisors are 22 women whose experience in senior leadership roles represents the spectrum of Supply Chain. We have current and former CEOs, Presidents, COOs, Chief Supply Chain Officers, Chief Procurement Officers, Chief Sustainability Officers, EVPs, SVPs, VPs, Managing Directors, Executive Directors, Operating Advisors, Professors and Entrepreneurs. Continue reading

AWESOME 2020 Mini-Symposium

Registration is open for the AWESOME Mini-Symposium – Inspire, Lead and Accelerate Transformation – on Tuesday, October 13, from 3 to 5:30 pm Central. This virtual event, which is available online at no charge, will feature several of AWESOME’s signature virtual programs, including an “Up-Close” Conversation, a Transformative Leadership Panel, and the Awards Celebration for the AWESOME Legendary Leadership (ALL) Award. Continue reading

AWESOME leader encourages others to reach back for AWE scholarship

Michelle Livingstone, VP Transportation, The Home Depot, and recipient of the 2019 AWESOME Legendary Leadership Award, considered which women in her company could benefit most from earning a master’s degree at MIT on the AWESOME/MIT Advancing Women through Education Scholarship. She encouraged Elizabeth Raman Grubbs, a Senior Data Analyst at The Home Depot, to apply. Elizabeth (Liz) was selected, and she’s now attending the graduate supply chain management program at MIT. Continue reading

Announcing new programming and community for the next generation of women supply chain leaders

AWESOME is now bringing exceptional, career-enhancing programming to the entire AWESOME Scholar community through AWESOME Scholar CONNECT! Built from a foundation of supply chain expertise and a commitment to advancing women in leadership, the new program will provide actionable, career-level content and engagement opportunities to these future supply chain leaders. Continue reading