2019 ASCL Award Winners Announced

2019 AUSTRALIAN SUPPLY CHAIN
& LOGISTICS AWARDS

WINNERS ANNOUNCED

 

On Friday, 22 November 2019 the Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia, in conjunction with WiseTech Global, Dematic, PDG App and LMA, announced the winners of the 2019 Australian Supply Chain & Logistics Awards at the iconic Luna Park, Sydney.

These prestigious awards have been held annually for almost 60 years and were hosted by the Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA).  The awards allow a fantastic opportunity for people and companies that are involved in the supply chain industry to celebrate and be recognised for their particular contribution, success and hard work.

Each of the seven categories attracted a significant number of high caliber submissions. Awards were formally judged with recipients announced at the ASCL Awards Gala Dinner last Friday.

 

2019 Training, Education & Development Award

Training, education and development remains a vital part of allowing knowledge to be utilised for new ideas and supply chain improvements to be discovered and then implemented. This award is presented to a company that can best demonstrate their commitment/ application and results of providing training, education and development of their people. The trophy was first awarded in 2002 and is dedicated to the late Professor Peter Gilmour.

WINNER

Hunter Valley Coal Chain Coordinator

Hunter Valley Coal Chain Coordinator received the 2019 Training, Education and Development Award by SCLAA Director, Matthew Wragg

 

High Commendation Recipient

ECU, School of Business and Law,  Associate Professor Ferry Jie

As Prof Jie was unable to attend the Awards, the Award was accepted on his behalf by SCLAA Director Matthew Wragg

Finalists:

  • ECU, School of Business and Law, Assoc Prof Ferry Jie
  • Hunter Valley Coal Chain Coordinator
  • PGT-Reclaimed
  • Strategix Training Group & Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

 

2019 Information Technology and Management Award

Information remains the most important requirement of any supply chain. Information technology is where the majority of supply chain improvements have been made. Nominees for this award demonstrate where their use of existing or new technology has provided significant improvements to their management of information and/or their supply chain processes. The trophy was first awarded in 1994 and is dedicated to the late Len Smith FAIMM.

WINNER

Polymathian

Polymathian received the 2019 Information Technology and Management Award by SCLAA Director, Patrick Ingenegeren.

 

 High Commendation Recipient

PTV Group Australia

PTV Group Australia received the 2019 Information Technology and Management Award High Commendation from SCLAA Director, Patrick Ingenegeren

Finalists:

  • BlockBit Solutions
  • Custom Innovation Co. (CIC)
  • Fulfilio
  • Polymathian
  • PTV Group Australia
  • uTenant

2019 Industry Excellence Award

Recognises and acknowledges outstanding achievements and contribution by an individual currently engaged across the supply chain industry. Persons nominated for this most prestigious award will be leaders and will have made significant change to the way a supply chain is managed and improved either academically, physically or technologically.

Originally awarded in 1987 and dedicated to Mike Munns, FAIMM, this award remains a cornerstone of SCLAA’s commitment to recognising and promoting the importance of the supply chain industry and its people to continuously improving organisational strength and growth.

 

WINNER

Susan Innes

Susan Innes, Stanwell Corporation received  the 2019 Industry Excellence Award from SCLAA Director, Sue Tomic

 

High Commendation Recipient

Amira Amin

Amira Amin, VISA Global Logistics, received  the 2019 Industry Excellence Award High Commendation from SCLAA Director, Sue Tomic

Finalists:

  • Amira Amin – Visa Global Logistics
  • Ryan Cummings – Whale Logistics Australia
  • Mosh Elkersh – International Cargo Express
  • Susan Innes – Stanwell Corporation
  • James Sheerin – Visa Global Logistics

2019 International Supply Chain Award

This is an Award that recognises that Supply Chains know no boundaries. The ASCL International Supply Chain Award is given to a Company, Association or an Individual that may operate internationally and are able demonstrate their capability, commitment and achievements across any spectrum of the sciences, practices, disciplines or efforts to promote and improve the knowledge and acceptance of the importance of the supply chain.

 

WINNER

Whale Logistics Australia

Whale Logistics Australia received the 2019 International Supply Chain Management Award from SCLAA Director, Mark Healing

High Commendation Recipient

Health Promotion Board, Singapore
 (Procurement Value Through Transparency and Disruption)

In the absence of a Health Promotion Board, Singapore representative, the Award was accepted on the Boards behalf by SCLAA Director, Mark Healing

Finalists:

  • Health Promotion Board, Singapore (Procurement Value Through Transparency and Disruption)
  • Health Promotion Board, Singapore (National Steps Challenge)
  • Whale Logistics Australia

2019 Supply Chain Management Award

Supply Chain Management (SCM) is the overview of materials, information, and finances as they move in a process from supplier to manufacturer to wholesaler to retailer to consumer. This award recognises an organisation that can demonstrate significant achievement within a section or across their entire supply chain. Nominees should be able to clearly state the design and achieved results of the project or process that was envisaged and then implemented. The trophy was first awarded in 1984 and is dedicated to Doug Beattie.

 

WINNER

Catch Group

In the absence of a Catch Group representative, the Awards was accepted on behalf of Catch Group by SCLAA Director Mark Healing

On Monday, 25 November, SCLAA Director, Patrick Ingenegeren, presented the Award to Catch Group
(Tafazul Akhtar, Saar Davidi and Richard Whetton) in Melbourne.

 

 

High Commendation Recipient

Asahi Beverages

Asahi Beverages received  the 2019 Supply Chain Management Award High Commendation from SCLAA Director, Mark Healing

Finalists:

  • Adiona
  • Asahi Beverages
  • H. Robinson
  • Catch Group
  • Metcash Trading Ltd

2019 Environmental Excellence Award

The ASCL Environmental Excellence Award recognises corporate leadership contributing to the solution of environmental sustainability within our industry through performance and action. The trophy was first awarded in 1966 and is dedicated to Mr Ken Pike.

 

WINNER

B dynamic Logistics

B dynamic Logistics received the 2019 Environmental Excellence Award from SCLAA Director, Joshua Holmes

 

High Commendation Recipients

Adiona & Coca-Cola Amatil     AND     Transport for NSW

Adiona & Coca-Cola Amatil  and  Transport for NSW received the 2019 Environmental Excellence Award High Commendation from SCLAA Director, Joshua Holmes

Finalists:

  • Amira Amin – Visa Global Logistics
  • Ryan Cummings – Whale Logistics Australia
  • Mosh Elkersh – International Cargo Express
  • Susan Innes – Stanwell Corporation
  • James Sheerin – Visa Global Logistics Transport for NSW

 

2019 Future Leaders Award

The purpose of this award is to provide incentive and recognition to young supply chain professionals who are both currently working in and wish to continue their career path. Nominees for this award should be able to demonstrate their passion and commitment to taking the supply chain toward tomorrow. The SCLAA wishes to showcase finalists and provide impetus to continue to attract the brightest to the industry. First awarded in 2009 and dedicated to Vince Aisthorpe.

2019 Future Leader Award prize sponsored by:

WINNERS

Blake Kelly and Val Brusylovsky

Blake Kelly  and Val Brusylovsky received their Future Leader Awards from Award sponsor LMA, Steve Rowland, NSW Business Manager

 

High Commendation Recipients

Barnabas Walkemeyer   and   Harvey Delos Santos 

Barnabas Walkemeyer  and Harvey Delos Santos received their Future Leader Award High Commendations from Award sponsor LMA, Steve Rowland, NSW Business Manager

 Finalists:

  • Val Brusylovsky – Boutique Retailer
  • Krystel Cochico – Visa Global Logistics
  • Harvey Delos Santos – Australia Pharmaceutical Industries
  • Benjamin French – PwC
  • Caine Jai Ittensohn – Visa Global Logistics
  • Blake Kelly – Mainfreight
  • Gabrielle Lee – Qsuper
  • Gabriella Orazem – Visa Global Logistics
  • Barnabas Walkemeyer – Lion Dairy and Drinks

The SCLAA extends sincere thanks to ASCL Awards MC, Michael Gallacher, CEO Ports Australia and guest speaker Richard White, CEO and Founder, WiseTech Global.

The Awards were attended by local, national and international guests and provided ideal networking opportunities. The SCLAA extends their congratulations to all finalists, high commendation recipients and Award Winners.

Don’t miss your opportunity in 2020 to nominate an individual or company for these prestigious awards which are recognised industry wide. Submissions for the 2020 ASCL Awards will open in March 2020.

To join this exciting National Association please contact our National Secretariat on 1300 364 160 or email secretary@sclaa.com.au.

Come and be part of a dynamic association to get the recognition you deserve in the ever-changing world of the supply chain in 2020.