Fellow Supply Chain Management Professional

The Highest Recognition of Supply Chain Leadership

Fellow Supply Chain Management Professional™ (FSCMP™), or “Fellow”, is an individual who is awarded the honourary designation by Supply Chain Canada for conspicuous service to the industry, profession and community at large. The accolade is reserved for executives whose careers have demonstrated visionary leadership, innovation and excellence in supply chain management.

The FSCMP is based on the most rigorous selection standards and is not awarded every year. Since 1919, only 58 recipients have received the designation. As Canada’s highest award in supply chain leadership, and the most exclusive, the FSCMP represents the pinnacle of achievement in our industry.

A Fellow is Canada at its finest.

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2020 Fellow NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

Nominate a senior supply chain executive with visionary leadership, innovation and excellence in supply chain management.

Have your say. Nominate a leader you feel deserves the FSCMP; Canada’s highest and most exclusive award in supply chain leadership. This is the pinnacle of achievement in our industry.

Submissions must be received no later than Friday, May 22, 2020 by 4:30pm EST.

Thank you for your submission.

Nominee
Nominator

Up to three (3) letters of recommendation should be included when submitting the nomination form. Letters of recommendation should be included from the senior executive leadership or board of directors of the nominee’s organization and from other business colleagues. Accepted file formats include word, pdf and text.

Leadership

In this section, please provide information about the nominee’s career path, including current title, relevant achievements, awards and professional designations. If you are able to obtain the nominee’s résumé, please note below that it is attached. Beyond position titles, please also describe how the nominee has demonstrated leadership and innovation. Consider such possibilities as:

  • His or her application of best practices
  • Formal and informal mentoring
  • Innovation and strategic planning
  • Integrity and ethics
  • Employee nurturing and retention
  • How the nominee has developed competitive advantages for the organization
Dedication to the Profession

Please describe below the nominee’s participation in and contributions to the development and advancement of the supply chain profession. Consider such possibilities as:

  • Building awareness of supply chain careers
  • Fostering respect for/advocating for supply chain professionals and supply chain concepts in the workplace
  • Encouraging the ongoing professional development of colleagues
  • Sharing knowledge to contribute to the success of the profession
  • Contributions to supply chain associations, including Supply Chain Canada
The Community

Please describe here how the nominee has contributed to his or her community at large through volunteer service, nor-for-profit boards, charitable endeavours or other community efforts.

2020 Inductees

John D. Salt, FSCMP
Senior Vice-President of Supply Chain at Canadian Tire Corporation

John Salt is the Senior Vice-President of Supply Chain and is responsible for overseeing the flow of goods and supporting the flow of information between the Canadian Tire family of company’s merchandise suppliers, retail stores and end customers. He also oversees the ongoing development and enhancement of the company’s transportation, distribution and online fulfillment networks. Since taking on this role in 2009, John has been instrumental in upgrading the systems that support the operations of Canadian Tire’s logistics and transportation functions. He has also led the deployment of new and innovative technologies within Canadian Tire’s Distribution Centres to improve quality, productivity and operational agility.

David White, FSCMP
Executive Vice President of Supply Management at NFI Group Inc. (NFI)

David White is the Executive Vice President of Supply Management at NFI Group Inc. (NFI), a leading independent global bus manufacturer and mobility solutions provider for mass transportation, operating 50 facilities across 10 countries, and powered by 9000 people. In 2002, David transitioned from a finance leadership role to a newly created executive position that strategically raised the profile and importance of Supply Management at NFI (then New Flyer Industries). He led a multi-year transformation to a world-class, lean supply chain organization. Today, David is responsible for the leadership and coordination of the Strategic Supply activities across the NFI businesses, a key player at the Group Executive table comprised of the CEO, the Presidents of each Business Unit , and the executives responsible for leading HR, Legal, and Finance.

Past Recipients of the Fellow Designation

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Name
Designation
Province
Year
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Madeleine Paquin
FSCMP
Quebec
2019
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Robert Wiebe
FSCMP
Ontario
2019
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Patrick Etokudo
SCMP, FSCMP
Alberta
2018
Geoff Frodsham
FSCMP
Manitoba
2018
Douglas Harrison
FSCMP
Ontario
2018
LouAnn Birkett
CSCMP, FSCMP
Ontario
2017
Glenn Gray
SCMP, FSCMP
Manitoba
2017
Larry Berglund
SCMP, FSCMP
British Columbia
2016
Peter Buscemi
SCMP, FSCMP
Manitoba
2015
Martin Montanti
SCMP, FSCMP
Manitoba
2014
Ralph J. Sanders
SCMP, FSCMP
Saskatchewan
2013
Allan Amundsen
SCMP, FSCMP
Manitoba
2012
Edy Wong
 FSCMP
Alberta
2012
Al Garlinski
FSCMP
Manitoba
2011
Tim O’Brien
SCMP, FSCMP
British Columbia
2010
Jean Pierre Ménard
SCMP, FPGCA
Quebec
2009
Jacques Vallerand
FPGCA
Quebec
2008
W. Ray Nixdorf
SCMP, FSCMP
Manitoba
2005
Pierre Blouin
FSCMP
Ontario
2004
Mike Fawcett
FSCMP
Alberta
2003
Christian Lemire
SCMP,FPGCA, FCAQ
Quebec
2002
Terry Cavanagh
FSCMP
Ontario
2001
Jean Nollet
FPGCA
Quebec
2001
Sheila M. Finn
FSCMP
Ontario
2000
Donald G. Neilson
SCMP, FSCMP, FAIPMAC
Alberta
2000
Allan J. Wrubell
FSCMP
Alberta
1999
Alexander (Sandy) Adam
FSCMP
Ontario
1998
J.B. Trahan
SCMP, FSCMP, FAIPMAC
Alberta
1998
C.M. Ennis
FSCMP
Ontario
1997
Dr. Bob Bertram
FSCMP
Ontario
1994
Claude Codere
a.p.a., FPGCA
Quebec
1991
J.F. Rizzo
FSCMP
Ontario
1990
R.A. Bennett
FSCMP
Alberta
1989
R.C. MacDonald
FSCMP
Nova Scotia
1988
D.J. Creighton
FSCMP
Ontario
1986
J. Dickinson
FSCMP
Ontario
1983
W.H. Porter
FSCMP
Ontario
1980
F.L. Jobin
FSCMP
Manitoba
1979
Jean L. Renaud
FPGCA
Quebec
1978
Michael Leenders
FSCMP
Ontario
1975
John G. Laurie
FSCMP
Ontario
1971
I. Keith MacDonald
FSCMP
Alberta
1970
Ian M. Young
FSCMP
Ontario
1968
Arthur S. Nursey
FSCMP
British Columbia
1966
Alfred R. Oliver
FSCMP
Ontario
1965
T. Harry Ainlay
FSCMP
Ontario
1964
Clifford G. Lloyd
FSCMP
Ontario
1962
J. Russell Speers
FSCMP
Ontario
1961
Fred G. Samis
FPGCA
Quebec
1960
Bernard H. Yardley
FSCMP
Ontario
1959
Eric J. Wain
FPGCA
Quebec
1959
A.L. Francis
FSCMP
Ontario
1957
J. Frank Stephenson
FSCMP
Ontario
1956
George A. Renard
FSCMP
1955
D.A. Wilson
FSCMP
Ontario
1954
John Crawford
FPGCA
Quebec
1953
J.R. Bell
FSCMP
Ontario
1952
C.C. Callowhill
FSCMP
Ontario
1949
Julian C. Davies
FSCMP
Ontario
1949
John Eaton
FPGCA
Quebec
1948