Ann Arbor, Mich. (March 25, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced today that its Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will participate in a panel discussion for the Business Horizon Retreat for North American Success–Continental Independence and Opportunities at the George W. Bush Institute in Dallas, TX.
Nieto will participate on a panel titled, “Supply Chain–The Issues and Means that Facilitate Cross-Border Commerce”, from 9:10 a.m.-10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 26. The Business Horizon Retreat, hosted by the George W. Bush Institute in conjunction with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, will feature business leaders from Mexico, Canada and the United States as they discuss the importance of cross-border collaboration for North American countries, including supply chain issues and ideas as they apply to globalized commerce.
“Organizations need to take action now to keep pace with the globalization of business,” said Nieto. “Discussing emerging trends can shed light on the opportunities and challenges in running a successful global business, including the value of supply chain modeling. LLamasoft is rapidly expanding its international reach and helping leading companies identify major supply chain cost savings.”
Nieto has responsibility for sales of LLamasoft solutions internationally, including Latin America, EMEA and APAC regions.
About LLamasoft, Inc.
LLamasoft supply chain design software helps organizations worldwide design and improve their supply chain operations. LLamasoft solutions enable companies across a wide range of industries to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain network, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation. Headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, LLamasoft is a leader in supply chain excellence and innovation, advancing technology focused on continuous improvement of enterprise supply chains for the world’s largest organizations.
About the George W. Bush Institute at the Bush Center
The George W. Bush Institute at the Bush Center advances freedom through education reform, global health, human freedom and economic growth. In all its programming, the Institute integrates initiatives that empower women and military service personnel. The Bush Institute is the policy arm of the George W. Bush Presidential Center which includes the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, Café 43, a 14-acre Native Texas Park, and is located on the campus of SMU in Dallas, TX.
About the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.