“After a comprehensive market search for someone to lead Logility’s global direct salesforce, Mac McGary’s background in driving high growth SaaS sales models combined with extensive supply chain experience made him a natural fit with our vision,” said Allan Dow, president, Logility. “We are focused on helping our customers achieve a strategic advantage with their digital supply chain transformation initiatives and will continue to invest in innovative solutions leveraging artificial intelligence, machine learning and advanced analytics to increase planning automation. We believe Mac McGary will help us accelerate our growth and customer success in the years ahead.”
McGary was most recently president of Sweetbridge Alliance, a non-profit open source foundation developing a blockchain-based protocol stack for global commerce and supply chains. Before his launch of Sweetbridge Alliance, McGary held various sales and operational leadership positions in both young and mature enterprise software companies focused on the supply chain, including executive vice president of global sales at GT Nexus and vice president of Industrial and High Tech Markets at QAD. McGary began his career as a software programmer and has a B.A. degree in Economics from Claremont McKenna College.
“Logility offers a unique combination of product innovation, a high-touch customer-centric approach, and financial stability unheard of in the software industry,” said Mac McGary, executive vice president of global sales, Logility. “The company’s vision for the future of the supply chain makes this an exciting time to join Logility and I look forward to helping the company accelerate the digital supply chain transformation.”
Accelerating the digital supply chain from product concept to customer delivery, Logility helps companies seize new opportunities, sense and respond to changing market dynamics and more profitably manage their complex global businesses. Logility Voyager Solutions™ leverage an innovative blend of artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced analytics to automate planning, accelerate cycle times, increase precision, improve operating performance, break down business silos and deliver greater visibility. Logility’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based platform transforms sales and operations planning (S&OP) and integrated business planning (IBP) processes; demand, inventory and replenishment planning; global sourcing; quality and compliance management; product life cycle management; supply and inventory optimization; manufacturing planning and scheduling; retail merchandise planning, assortment and allocation. Logility customers include Big Lots, Fender Musical Instruments, Husqvarna Group, Parker Hannifin, Verizon Wireless, and VF Corporation. Logility is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA), named one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America by Forbes. To learn how Logility can help you make smarter decisions faster, visit logilityinc.staging.wpengine.com.
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