Marc Knobovitch Vice President, Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Marc Knobovitch is NELMAR Security Packaging Systems Inc.’s Vice President of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Marc organizes and controls NELMAR’s intricate distribution, warehousing and inventory management systems. The aim of his department is to strive for operational excellence by increasing efficiency and lowering costs, which translates to savings that are passed on to the customer.
Before joining NELMAR, Marc was the Vice President of a store fixture manufacturer owned by his family. In 1994, he was approached by Neil Freder, a longtime friend, regarding a sales position at NELMAR.
During the period of 1994 to 2006, Marc served NELMAR in a number of sales capacities (Sales Executive, Sales Manager, and Vice President of Sales). In 2006, as NELMAR was preparing to move into its new 150,000 square foot corporate headquarters, Marc accepted an offer to assume responsibility for the logistics and distribution functions of the company. Among the initiatives that were successfully incorporated into the new facility were a Warehouse Management System, incorporating Pocket PC interface, barcode integration and EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) integration with our SAP system. As well, integration between our SAP system and our main parcel courier was successfully implemented. These initiatives, among others, have been combined into a comprehensive logistics and distribution strategic plan which allows NELMAR to achieve optimal customer service in its role of Supply Chain partner with its highly respected clients.
Marc earned his Bachelor of Commerce from Concordia University and has an MBA from York University.