Professor Patrick Penfield

Whitman School of Management
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Dr. Patrick Penfield is supply chain professor of practice and director of executive education at the Whitman School of Management — Syracuse University. He is Certified in Purchasing Management (CPM), Certified Fellow in Production and Inventory Management (CFPIM) and Certified in Integrated Resource Management (CIRM).

Penfield has over 15 years of industry experience in supply chain management working for such companies as Johnson & Johnson and Philips Electronics. 



Sounding the Alert on U.S. Supply Chain Congestion

Last week, the United States set a record for having 65 container ships waiting to be unloaded at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, which is causing more strain and stress for the U.S. supply chain.