NORTH TEXAS NDTA- LUNCH AND LEARN October 19TH

 

North Texas NDTA – Monthly Lunch and Learn,  October 19th in the Exchange Board Room. Please join us for a discussion on Regional Distribution Centers with Speaker Kate Pison, Director of Global Logistics Interstate  Batteries.

Kate Pison – is Director of Global Logistics for Interstate Batteries. She is an experienced logistics veteran with a demonstrated history of working in the consumer goods industry.   She has taken Interstate Battery supply chain to a new level by adding regional consolidation points.   Learn more by attending the NDTA Luncheon October 19

After serving 3 years in the US Army as a medic, Kate graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a BS in Geoscience and started her logistics carrier with Roadway Express. Over the next decade Kate gained manufacturing experience in the tire industry as Operations Manager for Bridgestone and Titan tire, returning to logistics with Target Stores. In this role she was responsible for domestic transportation and peak season planning & earned an MBA in Supply Chain Management from Carlson School, University of Minnesota before leaving Minneapolis. To obtain additional education from the carrier side, Kate headed up dedicated operations for Western Express and had a dry van sales territory. She returned to the shipper side with Dr Pepper Snapple Group and then Lennox International with dedicated fleet and domestic freight responsibilities. Kate currently is Director of Global Transportation for Interstate Batteries, responsible for domestic and international freight & distribution.

Kate has participated in numerous panels and customer advisory boards such as CSCMP, FTR Annual Conference, Union Pacific Shipper Conference, and various carrier advisory boards. Topics have included Intermodal conversion strategies, freight collaboration between shippers, dedicated fleet tactics, and general state of the industry opinions.

2017 AUSA Wounded Warrior Golf Classic

The North Texas – Audie Murphy Chapter of the Association of the United States Army. AUSA Wounded Warrior Golf Classic is being held at Brookhaven Country Club on Tuesday October 17, 2017. The North Texas NDTA is joining the event supporting our aligned association for this outstanding event.

Individuals players are $175.00 and foursomes $600.00

Location:

Brookhaven Country Club 333 Golfing Green Drive, Dallas, TX 75234

 

7:30 Registration

8:30 Shotgun Start

12:30 Social Hour

1:00 Awards

 

Please go to www.ausanorthtexas.org and go to EVENTS  to register.

 

LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING A BIG NDTA TURNOUT!

NDTA to visit the FedEx Alliance Regional Hub

North Texas NDTA would like to invite members, industry professionals and friends to visit the FedEx Express Alliance package sort centers on September 21 from 1:30 to 3:00.

This facility is one of major package sort centers supporting the global time definite service of FedEx Express.

Pre-registration is required and will be completed by September 1st. Please send the following to fostersilvisc@aafes.com :

Name

Country of birth

State of residence

 

2017-18 North Texas NDTA board is seated

 

Thank you and congratulations to the 2017-18 Officers and Board Members of North Texas NDTA, they are:

Rhonda Moon, President

Stephen Bullard, VP Communications

Roger Neumann, VP Programs

Sandra Mckinize, VP Fund Raising

VP Membership, Rahsaan Dawson

Lucia Tartt, Treasurer

Cheryl Foster-Silvis, Secretary

Ian Womack, Webmaster

Maddie Romanoschi, Awards

Larry Leon, Scholarships

Loreen Silva, Mentor Protege

Deborah Horton, Emergency

Richard Silvis, Transportation

Photos within.

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AIR HOGS BASEBALL IS NEAR

AIRHOGS MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY – HONORING VIETNAM ERA VETERANS

Largest Joint Enlistment Ceremony in DFW for 2017 at 6:45 PM

All past and current veterans get in free. Show current military ID, VA card or DD Form 214 at Will Call to receive your free ticket.

 

TICKETS ARE $8 FOR RESERVED SEATS AND $12 FOR BOX SEATS

 

ENJOY CURRENT & VINTAGE MILITARY VEHICLES & HELICOPTERS

MISS TEXAS AND MISS OUTSTANDING TEEN TEXAS WILL BE IN ATTENDANCE

 

Purchase tickets directly at:

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Use Promotional Code: NDTA

 

CORPORATE SPONSORSHIPS PURCHASED AT:

http://www.ausanorthtexas.org/events/airhogs-military-appreciation-day-2017/