Hosts: Rodney Apple, Mike Ogle and Chris Gaffney
In This Episode:
Join us for an engaging conversation with Charles Fallon, President of LIDD. In this episode, he shares his journey in supply chain, beginning with a mining degree, discovering supply chain management, and then dedicating his career to learning how to collaborate effectively with customers to develop solutions for various supply chain challenges. Charles provides insights on what it takes to establish and grow a consulting business with multiple offices. However, his most significant insights emerge when discussing people, relationships, and communication. He emphasizes the importance of fearlessly identifying and communicating errors on the path to finding solutions. Furthermore, he highlights the valuable learning experiences gained from working with a diverse clientele. Charles also discusses the industry trends he has observed and shares his perspective on mentors and mentoring.
Who is Charles Fallon?
Charles has been working as a supply chain consultant since 1998. He has worked with clients at all levels of the supply chain, from manufacturers to retailers, in a wide array of industries including food, pharmaceuticals, garments and construction materials. He has extensive experience in supply chain strategy, technology, facility design & implementation and operations. As President of LIDD, Charles leads the company’s strategy and global expansion, including opening its offices in Los Angeles and Seoul, South Korea. Charles holds a bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering from McGill University in Montreal.