FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2015 QUEENSLAND SCL AWARDS
2014 Future Leader Finalists
The Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia, Queensland Division, in conjunction with All Purpose Transport, Energex Limited, Leadership Management Australia (LMA), Strategix Training Group, Telstra and UQ Business School, officially announced today the finalists for the eighth annual Queensland SCL Awards program.
Winners will be announced on Thursday the 20th of August during the 16th annual Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference, which will be held at the Sofitel Hotel.
QUEENSLAND FUTURE LEADERS AWARD
Sponsored by All Purpose Transport, the purpose of the 2015 Queensland Future Leaders Award is to provide incentive and recognition to young professionals who are both currently working in and wish to continue their career path within the Transport, Supply Chain and Logistics Industry. This is a wonderful opportunity to showcase young professionals within our great industry.
The winner of the 2015 QLD Future Leaders Award will be awarded an enrolment into the Leadership Management Australia’s ‘The Performance Edge’ 10 week development program valued at $5000. The program assists participants to improve their personal performance and productivity as well as that of their team. The prize includes consultation in the workplace, assistance in the development of some professional goals, all course material, attendance at 10 interactive workshops, facilitation and course coaching and access to LMA’s unique on-line feedback system.
Finalists are Nathan Barrett, National Health and Safety Manager, Young Guns Container Crew, Danielle Brennan, Category Specialist, Stanwell Corporation, Jenna Hood, Senior Project Scheduler, Queensland Rail, Sameer Latif, Director, Ozzilat – Supply Chain & Logistics, Samantha Lowry, Senior Procurement Advisor, Department of Education & Training, Hannah Milford, Senior Advisor – People & Culture, Ostwald Bros, Laura Pearce, Senior Advisor- Organisational Development, Ostwald Bros, Matthew Peppin, Subcontracts Specialist, Boeing Defence Australia and Christopher Yabsley, Project Coordinator, Industrial Projects, Geodis Wilson.
QUEENSLAND INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE AWARD
Sponsored by Energex Limited, the 2015 Queensland Industry Excellence Award recognises and acknowledges the outstanding achievements and contribution by an individual currently working within the Transport, Supply Chain and Logistics Industry. The judges will be looking for individuals who have demonstrated vision and leadership, shows innovation and not afraid to take risks.
UQ Business School will provide the winner of the Industry Excellence Award the opportunity to choose from any one of their courses to the value of $4000.
The finalists are Chubb Aldridge, Logistics Coordinator, Stanwell Corporation Limited, Micheal Heard, Chief Procurement Officer, Department of Education and Training, Kate Peppin, Contracts Analyst, Santos, Tivolee Spragg, Executive Director – Category Management, Department of Housing and Public Works, Brett Thompson, Assistant Director, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Russell Wilson, Warehouse Officer, Stanwell Corporation and Scott Young, Managing Director, Young Guns Container Crew.
QUEENSLAND TRAINING, EDUCATION & DEVELOPMENT AWARD
Sponsored by Telstra, the 2015 Queensland Training, Education and Development Award is to be presented to the company or institution that best demonstrates a significant achievement in aspects such as recruitment process, training, HR Systems, formal education and development programs which is both relevant to and promotes the Supply Chain and Logistics Industry.
Finalists are All Purpose Transport, Chain of Responsibility (COR) Australia, CNW Electrical Wholesale & Energy Solutions and Ostwald Bros/QGC Partnership.
QUEENSLAND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT AWARD
The 2015 Information Management Award will go to the business that can best demonstrate it has made a significant achievement in the application of information technology within its Supply Chain.
The finalists are: 4GM, Aurizon & SVS Australia and ICT Vendor Management Office, RACQ.
QUEENSLAND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT AWARD
Sponsored by Strategix Training Group, the aim of the 2015 Queensland Supply Chain Management Award is to encourage and acknowledge the outstanding achievement of an organisation that has demonstrated significant achievement in managing the integration of Supply Chains. This could be functional integration within an organisational Supply Chain or more widely across Supply Chains involving several organisations that have formed trading partnerships or alliances. Collaboration and added value across the Supply Chain, achievements gained through outsourcing and the development of new business models could also be demonstrated.
The finalists are Stanwell Corporation, Prequalification & Contracts Unit – Department of Transport & Main Roads and Young Guns Container Crew.
The Queensland SCL Awards are the state feeder program for the Australian Supply Chain and Logistics Awards which will be held on Wednesday the 4th November, Dockside PAVILION Darling Harbour, Sydney. The ASCL Awards have been running for over 50 years and are the most prestigious in the industry.