Vice President of Global Customer Service, Planning & Logistics
The Hershey Company
Jason is responsible for all transportation, distribution, warehousing, import / export, customer supply chain management and customer service, as well as supply and demand planning activities. In this role, Jason 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.
In his most recent position, Senior Director, Sales and Operations Planning, Jason was responsible for demand and supply planning activities which include collaborative planning, vendor managed inventory (VMI), forecasting, production planning, and finished goods inventory management. Additionally, Jason led the implementation of the Integrated Business Management process at The Hershey Company. Prior to that role, Jason has held the positions of Director, Customer Service & Planning, and Director, Demand Planning as well as a variety of positions in the areas of demand planning, production planning, and inventory management. Prior to joining Hershey in 1996, Jason worked as a Supply Chain Consultant with Manugistics, Inc.
Jason holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Logistics from The Pennsylvania State University. Jason resides in Elizabethtown, PA with his wife and three children.