Brighton, MI – January 19, 2015 – Lowry Solutions, a leading enterprise mobility solutions provider and systems integrator of barcode and RFID data collection solutions, has announced that Paula Peterson graduated from the Vehicle Supply Chain Management certificate program offered by Wayne State University and the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG).
Peterson, Lowry Solutions’ Business Development Account Executive, enrolled in the year-long program in order to gain a thorough understanding of supply chain management (SCM) concepts and issues in the context of the automotive industry.
“We have clients in the automotive industry, and our goal is help them streamline their supply chain operations,” Peterson said. “This was a fantastic opportunity for me, and I will use what I learned to better help our customers.”
With the focus on the vehicle industry, participants in the program learned about SCM finance and strategy, negotiations, forecasting, production operations, risk management, and more. Peterson also learned about automotive supply chain issues, such as purchasing and supplier development, after-market parts management, and inbound logistics.
“At Lowry, we are always excited to see employees take steps to broaden their knowledge or continue their education,” said Michael Lowry, President and CEO of Lowry Solutions. “With her incredible work ethic and desire to learn, Paula has long been a valuable part of Lowry Solutions, and it looks like that trend will continue.”
Meetings for the program were held at AIAG headquarters in Southfield, Michigan, and featured both academic and industry faculty. In addition to the certificate, Peterson was offered three hours of college credit for the course and a $2,000 scholarship toward Wayne State University’s MBA program.
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About Lowry Solutions, Inc.
Since 1974, Lowry Solutions, Inc. (formerly Lowry Computer Products) has helped its customers make informed business decisions and become more competitive in the marketplace. The company provides the most innovative barcode, RFID, biometrics, enterprise mobility, asset management and inventory control solutions that reduce operational costs, heighten productivity, and improve process efficiency in an array of vertical markets. Its enterprise mobility solutions empower the mobile worker through real-time communication and data access solutions. See more at www.lowrysolutions.com.