VAI North American Sales Manager Selected as a Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2019 Pros to Know

February 22, 2019

Ronkonkoma, N.Y. – February 22, 2019 - VAI, a leading ERP software developer, announced that Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected VAI North American Software Sales Manager, Pete Zimmerman, to its 18th annual listing of the 2019 Pros to Know in the supply chain industry.  

The Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives, and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises, that are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. This year’s list includes more than 200 individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet these challenges—and more than 40 Practitioner Pros, who do the same within their own companies.

“Every year we receive more submissions from outstanding supply chain leaders. It’s evidence of the growth in the supply chain profession as well as the importance of the profession within companies. Supply & Demand Chain Executive congratulates the 2019 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know recipients. Our Pros to Know listing showcases the leaders and innovators shaping the profession and making substantial impact on their companies,” says John Yuva, editor for Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “We commend this year’s recipients for their achievements in supply chain and for paving the way for the next generation of exceptional supply chain leaders. This year’s recipients embody the commitment to transformative supply chain tools and processes, earning these individuals a rightful place in this year’s Pros to Know listing.”

"It is an honor to be selected as a 2019 Pros to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive," said VAI North American Software Sales Manager, Pete Zimmerman. " Supply chain is integral to our customers - be they distributors, manufacturers, or specialty retailers – and utilizing technology gives them up to the minute status of products and materials within their supply chain to allow them to better manage inventory control, increase sales, and provide the best possible customer service. With VAI S2K Enterprise Management software, our customers achieve ROI, growth, the ability to outpace the competition, and greater cost savings by providing them with newer IT tools, which are what our customers must utilize if they wish to remain competitive and grow. From the warehouse to the mobile sales force, having a fully integrated ERP system in place and advancing with the adoption of newer technologies helps all departments in all areas of a customer's supply chain.”

Supply & Demand Chain Executive received more than 500 entries for the 2019 Pros to Know Awards.

Check out Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s website at for the full list of all of the 2019 Pros to Know and Practitioner Pros winners.

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About VAI

VAI is a leading independent mid-market ERP software developer renowned for its flexible solutions and ability to automate critical business functions for the distribution, manufacturing, retail, and service sectors. VAI's software solutions are backed by a wealth of experience and a reputation for excellence that countless companies rely on. With specific ERP solutions for Hard Goods, Food, and Pharmaceutical companies, VAI has helped some of the most recognized companies address key industry requirements and deliver bottom-line results. VAI continues to innovate with new solutions that leverage analytics, business intelligence, mobility, and cloud technology to help customers make more informed business decisions and empower their mobile workforce. VAI is headquartered in Ronkonkoma, NY, with branch offices located in Florida, Illinois, and California. For more information, visit, follow @VAISoftware on Twitter, vai_software on Instagram, and “like us” on

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