Valerie Bonebrake, senior vice president of Global Supply Chain Services at Tompkins Associates, was named one of this year’s “Provider Pros to Know in the Supply Chain Industry” by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine.
The award honors top industry executives for their exceptional leadership and knowledge in providing guidance to their clients. This year, the magazine emphasizes the recognition of executives who helped clients succeed and gain competitive advantage during the economic downturn of 2009.
With more than 25 years of industry experience in global logistics services, Bonebrake’s expertise includes global business strategy development, mergers and acquisitions, distribution and transportation management, global trade and logistics outsourcing.
Before joining Tompkins Associates, Bonebrake was the executive vice president of YRC Logistics. Previously, Bonebrake led Ryder’s business unit to unprecedented global growth as vice president of Electronics and High Tech. She has a master’s degree in International Logistics from the Georgia Institute of Technology.