Pros to Know 2022 | Kimberly DeCarrera

April 2022

Kimberly DeCarrera, Chief Financial and Legal Officer of ELITE Transit Solutions awarded as a “2022 Pros to Know” by Supply & Demand Chain Executive

The award recognizes outstanding executives whose accomplishments leverage supply chains for competitive advantage

 

PITTSBURGH, PA – March 31, 2022 – Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the only publication covering the entire global supply chain, named Kimberly DeCarrera, Chief Financial and Legal Officer at ELITE Transit Solutions (ELITE), as one of the winners of the 2022 Pros to Know award. The honor recognizes outstanding executives whose accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage supply chain for competitive advantage.

 

As one of the fastest-growing companies in the United States, ELITE is revolutionizing the freight management logistics industry through technology innovations that include its proprietary suite of transportation management system advanced logistics tools. Kimberly is a company leader who helps set the ELITE’s overall strategic vision and direction, customer and carrier relationships, technology deployment, and company culture.

 

“We are thrilled to congratulate Kimberly on this well-deserved recognition. She is a vital member of our management team. Her experience, strategic insights, and diverse skillsets make invaluable contributions to our daily operations. Our tremendous business growth and success at building outstanding teams across the country over the past year could not have happened without her”, said Michael Johnson, CEO of Elite Transit Solutions.

 

In just the last year alone, she has overseen office operational expansions in several new cities, helped forge new banking and financing relationships, and enforced the company’s legal operations all while overseeing all daily operations. Kimberly also led ELITE’s COVID-19 response, including employee safety policies, protocols, and procedures.

 

“When I look back at past Pros to Know winners, I see a lot of individuals who accomplished a lot of great achievements. But, this year’s winners are reinventing what it means to be a supply chain professional. This year’s winners are intuitive, adaptive and so super smart, and continue to push the envelope when it comes to everything supply chain-related,” says Marina Mayer, Editor-in-Chief of Supply & Demand Chain Executive and Food Logistics. “We received over 360 nominations this year, the highest number of nominations ever for this award. It’s proof that today’s supply chain professionals are not only doing great things for the supply chain, but are also being supported by their teams, peers and partners.”

 

Kimberly began working with ELITE Transit Solutions in 2020. Before coming to ELITE, she was an attorney and financial consultant serving Fortune 500 clients nationwide. She earned her Juris Doctorate from the Georgia State University School of Law, a master’s degree in Tax from Georgia State University, and an undergraduate degree in Management from Georgia Institute of Technology.

 

Go to www.SDCExec.com to view the full list of 2022 Pros to Know winners. The overall winner will be announced live at MODEX 2022 in Atlanta. Go to www.SDCExec.com/awards to learn more about upcoming Supply & Demand Chain Executive awards.

 

About Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the only supply chain publication covering the entire global supply chain, focusing on trucking, warehousing, packaging, procurement, risk management, professional development and more. Supply & Demand Chain Executive and sister publication Food Logistics are also home to LINK and LINK. Educate podcast channels, LINK. Live, SCN Summit, SupplyChainLearningCenter.com and more. Go to www.SDCExec.com to learn more.