B.A.S.S. Business & Entrepreneur Speaker Series

When:
April 17, 2018
Time:
12:20 PM - 12:50 PM
Category:
Campus Events
Location:
Building C room 102
Details:

B.A.S.S. Business & Entrepreneur Speaker Series
12:20-12:50 PM
Tuesday, April 17
C102

Guest Speaker - Brooke Bowers, Supply Chain Specialist at Berlin Packaging.

Brooke Bowers is a Supply Chain Specialist at Berlin Packaging where she leads cost reduction initiatives, manages warehouse inventory levels and handles the logistics for both domestic and international shipments.

Brooke has worked at small privately owned companies such as Berlin Packaging, which employs 600 people as well as large corporations like Schlumberger, which employs over 100,000 people globally.

During her career, Brooke has averaged 12% cost savings year-over-year, approximately $2.7M, by negotiating yearly contracts, developing new vendors and by collaborating with suppliers, engineers and quality teams to develop and implement process improvements.    

While not at work, Brooke enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs. She also enjoys attending Astros baseball games, University of Houston football games, reading, and traveling with her husband. Brooke also spends her free time volunteering at Houston Pets Alive, a local animal shelter.

Brooke earned her Associates Degree at Lonestar Community College and her Bachelor’s degree in Education at the University of Houston. Brooke also earned her MBA in Supply Chain Management from the University of Houston in 2017.

Contact:
Keith Williams
kwilliams@sandburg.edu