January 2019 Newsletter
President's Message

We hope everyone enjoyed their holiday season and have successfully kicked off the new year!

For those of you interested in taking an APICS Certification Review Course, we have pushed back the start date of our classes and are looking forward to your enrollment! Please see below for our adjusted class dates and information on how to sign up.

Also, we are pleased to invite you all to attend the annual "Mega Meeting" on March 13, 2019. This annual event brings together all of the supply chain organizations across the Delaware Valley and will be focused on the Music of Supply Chain in the Delaware Valley - please see below for further details. Register here today !

Lastly, we appreciate everyone taking the time to complete our membership survey. For those who have not completed it, especially Young Professionals, please do so today here !


Dale McClung
President, PAN APICS
Mega Meeting - March 13, 2019
The Music of the Supply Chain in the Delaware Valley

When: Wednesday, March 13
Where: William Penn Inn , 1017 DeKalb Pike, Gwynedd, PA 19002
4:45p - Registration
5:00p - Networking Reception & Cash Bar
6:15p - Dinner
7:30p -
Panel Discussion:
-Sean E. Mahoney, Director of Marketing, PhilaPort
-Jeff Tucker, CEO, Tucker Company Worldwide
-John Ward, Deputy Executive Director of Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC)
8:30p - Q&A
8:55p - Adjourn

Cost: $50 Members, $65 Non-Members, $35 Students / Young Professionals

Finish Your CPIM this Spring!
Have you completed the first part of the CPIM? Finish Part 2 today! The CPIM Part 2 includes the following modules:
  • Module 1: Strategic Management and Resources
  • Module 2: Master Planning of Resources
  • Module 3: Detailed Scheduling and Planning
  • Module 4: Execution and Control of Operations

Time : 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Days : Tuesdays - Feb 12, Feb 19, Feb 26, Mar 12, Mar 19, Mar 26, Apr 2, Apr 9, Apr 16, Apr 23, Apr 30, May 6, May 13
Instructor : Dale McClung, CPIM, CSCP
Location: Temple University Ambler, 580 Meetinghouse Rd, Ambler, PA 19002
Registration Closes : February 7, 2019

Earn Your CSCP Today!
  • Professionals and leaders who want an improved view of strategic Supply Chain Management with a global view
  • Leaders looking to improve lead time, working capital, productivity and the bottom line
  • Innovators seeking to make step- change improvements in their chain strategies and effectiveness

Time : 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Days : Wednesdays- Feb 13, Feb 20, Feb 27, Mar 13, Mar 20, Mar 27, Apr 3, Apr 10, Apr 17, Apr 24, May 1, May 8, May 15
Instructors : Arthur Hudson, CSCP, CPIM and Lee Zimmerman, MBA, CFPIM, CSC
Location: Temple University Ambler, 580 Meetinghouse Rd, Ambler, PA 19002
Final Registration Deadline : February 7, 2019

Earn Your CLTD Today!
Become a recognized expert in the logistics, transportation and distribution fields. Certification demonstrates in-depth knowledge of a broad range of topics to set you apart from your colleagues — proving your high level of knowledge and skills. You'll be a more valuable asset to your organization, keeping you and your organization more competitive in today’s global economy.

Time : 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Days : Mar 19, 21, 26, April 16, 23, 25, 30, May 2, 7, 9, 14, 21, 23
Instructor : Daniel N. McAuliffe, CTL, DLP, CLTD
Location: Temple University Ambler, 580 Meetinghouse Rd, Ambler, PA 19002
Early Bird Registration! Sign up by January 31st and save $100!
Final Registration Deadline : March 10

Start your CPIM this Spring!
Start with the CPIM Part 1 - Basics of Supply Chain Management - to start on your CPIM Journey today!

Time : 9:00am - 5:00pm
Days : Saturdays - March 16, 23, 30
Instructor : Andy Yencha, CPIM
Location: Temple University Ambler, 580 Meetinghouse Rd, Ambler, PA 19002
Registration Closes : March 8, 2019

SCOR: The Most Recognized Supply Chain Framework
Learn techniques for managing and measuring the performance of a global supply chain using the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model with the SCOR Professional program.
The Supply Chain Operations Reference model (SCOR) is the world’s leading supply chain framework, linking business processes, performance metrics, practices and people skills into a unified structure.

Time : 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Days : April 23 through April 25, 2019 [Tuesday- Thursday]
Instructor: Janice Gullo, CFPIM, CSCP, CLTD, SCOR-P, CPF
Lunch will be served.
Course Fee Includes : SCOR-P Instructor-led Course, SCOR-P Exam Fee, Lunch
Registration closes April 7th!

New Certification Attainees
Saumitra Dabral, CPIM | Andrew Sawicki, CPIM | Yvan Koudinov, CSCP, CPIM
Ross Friedman, CSCP | Maria Del Pilar Mira, CSCP | Cheran Rollins, CSCP | Kirk Duncan, CSCP
New Members
Jawan McAllister | Melonie Moncrieffe | Steve Won | Sandeep Gupta | Zachary Fleming | Chen Lin | Vipon Kumar | Paul Dollard Jr. | Heather Heilman | Johnny Walter | Ka Yang