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2015 Salzberg Program to Honor Unilever

2015 Salzberg Program to Honor Unilever

The H.H. Franklin Center for Supply Chain Management at the Whitman School is hosting the 66th annual Harry E. Salzberg Memorial Lecture Program on Oct. 8 from 2 to 5:30 p.m. at the School’s Lender Auditorium

Unilever is the recipient of the 2015 Harry E. Salzberg Medallion.

This year’s recipient of the Salzberg Medallion is Unilever, being recognized for its contributions as a visionary, an innovator and a leader in supply chain sustainability. Unilever’s three pillars of sustainability combined with its philosophy that a healthy environment leads to a healthy business has resulted in numerous sustainability initiatives throughout the world. With operations in 190 countries Unilever’s zero waste efforts, sustainable sourcing and the ultimate impact of these practices are benchmark examples of the benefits of supply chain sustainability.

The Salzberg program is the first supply chain award in the U.S., established in 1949. The event recognizes individuals and organizations for their contributions in transportation, logistics and supply chain management. Industry executives from leading companies share insights into trends, advancements and innovations.

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Kerri Howell

Kerri is director of communications and media relations for the Whitman School. She is responsible for managing all internal and external communications with students, faculty, staff, alumni, members of the business community and other key stakeholders.After receiving her B.A. from State University of New York at Geneseo, she went on to earn her M.S. in communications management from Syracuse’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, where she has served as an adjunct professor in the public relations department since 2004.