Thank you to those who joined us on September 17, 2014 to hear Janice Davis, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain at Shaw Communications Inc.
Janice Davis is Senior Vice President; Supply Chain at Shaw Communications Inc. and is accountable for the development and implementation of Shaw’s Supply Chain strategy. This strategy development includes enhancing the end‐to‐end Supply Chain practices including; strategic sourcing, procurement, supplier relationship, inventory management, risk mitigation, sustainability and logistics.
Janice began her career as a Production Supervisor at General Motors, moving to Ford Motor Company in 1990. At Ford, Janice started in Purchasing, and was later promoted to Manager of Supplier Quality. By 1999, she was Director of Purchasing Process Leadership before serving as Purchasing Director for Lincoln Mercury. She also held the position of Ford’s Global Purchasing Director for Electrical and Electronic Components and was certified as a 6‐Sigma black belt champion.
From August 2005 to March 2013 Janice was Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer at Bombardier Aerospace where she led a global team responsible for the strategic procurement of aerospace products and services. At Bombardier, her focus was improving supplier performance, reducing waste, establishing common processes across the company, and enhancing employee engagement and retention.
Janice graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in Business & Supply Chain Management. She earned a MBA in Finance from Wayne State University, and is a Board Member of the ISM “Institute for Supply Management”.