As the Director of Procurement, Chris will be tasked with evaluating and improving Zamma’s procurement strategy and processes for raw material sourcing, optimizing vendor relationships through creation of strategic partnerships, and leading the procurement team for proactive, cross-trained and supportive excellence.
With extensive experience in Materials and Supply Chain Management, Chris most recently held the position of Materials Manager with Goodyear Tire and Rubber. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial & Systems Engineering and received his MBA from The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.
Zamma Corporation was founded in 1970 and began as a producer of pre-finished molding for the home center industry. Over the years, Zamma has grown and evolved into the largest manufacturer of pre-finished floor moldings in North America, with highly engineered products in vinyl, laminate and wood moldings for Home Center, OEM and Distributor customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. They pride themselves on unsurpassed quality, technology, and quick delivery.
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