2nd Annual Neeley School of Business Invitational MBA/MS Supply Chain Case Competition

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About Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, LockheedMartin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 97,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Lockheed Martin is led by MarillynA. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Our Mission:  We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe.

Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers' missions, strengthening security and advancing scientific discovery.

Our Values:

  • Do What's Right
  • Respect Others
  • Perform with Excellence

CUSTOMER BASE: As a global security, innovation, and aerospace company, the majority of Lockheed Martin's business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. federal government agencies. In addition, Sikorsky (a Lockheed Martin Company) provides military and rotary-wing aircraft to all five branches of the U.S. armed forces along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin's business is comprised of international government and commercial sales of products, services and platforms. 

For more information, visit https://www.lockheedmartin.com/us.html.


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About Us

Our Vision
To shape the future of supply chain innovation as the premier source of talent and thought leadership.

Our Mission
To develop and promote innovative end-to-end supply chain practices to improve global business capabilities by integrating students with a family of faculty and business experts.

About the Center for Supply Chain Innovation
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Thank you to our event sponsor – Corning

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About Us

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, we’ve applied our unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed lives.

We succeed through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.


Thank you to our event sponsor – NRA Supply Chain Management Executive Study Group

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About Us

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) is the largest foodservice trade association in the world*—supporting over 500,000 restaurant businesses. In partnership with our state restaurant associations, we work every day to empower all restaurant owners and operators to achieve more than they thought possible.

We represent and advocate for foodservice industry interests—taking on financial and regulatory obstacles before they hit our members’ bottom line. We provide tools and systems that help members of all sizes get significantly better operating results. And we offer the kinds of networking, education and research resources that are only possible because of our vast, and active, membership base.

The purpose of the NRA SCMESG is to effectively deliver benchmarks and best practices, develop insights to supply chain management issues, and build a community of supply chain managers.


Thank you to our event sponsor – Neovia

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About Us

Neovia is a global leader in third-party logistics, operating more than 100 facilities in 20 plus countries across six continents. For 30 years, Neovia has combined an OEM mindset with real-world innovation to partner with, and solve complex logistics challenges for, leading companies in the automotive, industrial, aerospace and technology sectors.

We help companies manage, grow, and transform their supply chain operations. Our services include service parts logistics, inbound logistics, finished goods distribution, inventory optimization and transformation management.

Neovia was founded in 1987 as Caterpillar Logistics Services to provide logistics support to Caterpillar International and its partner companies in construction, mining, automotive, energy and other industries. This experience gives us a unique perspective that translates into stronger partnerships with our customers and a deeper understanding of their business. Our approach to logistics is grounded in operational excellence and continuous improvement, tested and enhanced in partnership with some of the world’s leading companies in the sectors we serve.

In 2012, we became a standalone company, taking on the Neovia name to signify a new path, while remaining true to our heritage and experience. We are proud to have some of the longest relationships in the industry, averaging 14 years with our ten largest customers.


Thank you to our event sponsor – SCM Globe

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SCM Globe provides cloud-based supply chain modeling and simulation applications for use in education, training and business (www.scmglobe.com). The academic version of SCM Globe is used in universities worldwide and complements any supply chain or logistics course from beginning to advanced. Simulate any supply chain anywhere in the world and see how it works. SCM Globe Pro comes with live online support and training in advanced modeling techniques for supply chain planners and logistics consultants. Model and simulate the operations of actual or proposed supply chains. Simulations show which supply chain designs work best. Our simulations employ a map-based user interface with a unique and easy to learn approach making them quickly understandable and usable by a wide range of academic, business and professional people.


Thank you to our event sponsor – Terso Solutions

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About Us

Terso Solutions, Inc. is the leading provider of automated inventory management solutions for tracking high-value medical and scientific products in healthcare and life science. Terso Solutions, Inc. is backed by 14 years of RFID product development and implementation experience. Our product line includes RAIN RFID cabinets, refrigerators, freezers (-20C to -80C), smart rooms, and mobile solutions. Terso has deployed over 1,700 RAIN RFID-enabled sensors worldwide.

Terso Solutions makes it possible to simplify inventory management while cost-effectively complying with important regulatory standards. Their RFID-enabled solutions allow you to track and monitor inventory around the clock, in real-time.