Smeal Undergraduate Distinguished Achievement Award
Honors an undergraduate alumnus whose career achievements have brought distinction to Smeal and whose commitment of time, talent, and resources has been key to enhancing the prestige of the college.
2013 Award Recipient: Jason R. Reiman '93 Business Logistics
Reiman is vice president of global customer service, planning and logistics for The Hershey Company. In his role, he is responsible for all transportation, distribution, warehousing, import/export, customer supply chain management and customer service, as well as supply and demand planning activities. Reiman provides leadership to an integrated logistics and planning organization, focused on delivering reliable customer service, cost improvement, and working capital management via finished goods inventory. As the Global Process Owner for the “Order to Cash” (OTC) process, Reiman works closely with the Global Shared Services organization by providing strategic direction for OTC. Reiman has held several other roles at The Hershey Company including senior director, sales and operations planning; director, customer service and planning; and director, demand planning as well as a variety of positions in the areas of demand planning, production planning and inventory management. Before joining Hershey in 1996, Reiman worked as a supply chain consultant with Manugistics, Inc. Reiman serves on the board of directors for the Elizabethtown Public Library. He resides in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania with his wife and three children.