Nexterus Announces New Chief Innovation Officer
J. Todd Jennings Joins Nexterus Executive Team
NEW FREEDOM, Pa. (November 2019) – Nexterus, a premier provider of supply chain modeling, optimization, and management services is expanding its executive team with the addition of J. Todd Jennings. As the new Chief Innovation Officer for Nexterus, Jennings brings 30 years of technology and business experience from multiple industries.
“We are excited to welcome Todd to the team,” said Sam Polakoff, President and CEO of Nexterus. “His leadership and hands-on experience make Todd the right person to drive our strategic technology initiatives. As a fourth-generation supply chain optimization leader, we deeply understand the need to create and adopt new technologies to give our clients the best tools to compete in the global economy. Todd will play an important role in our future growth.”
Jennings has a proven track record of successfully providing high-level organizational and technology roadmaps, technical assessments, design and consulting services. He has a broad range of experience in industries ranging from healthcare and manufacturing to financial services, insurance and higher education.
“My strength is coming into a business and understanding what they do and their operational needs,” said Jennings. “With this understanding, I can apply technology in different ways and leverage new technology to make their operations more efficient. I don’t understand the word, ‘no,’ and I don’t know the word, ‘can’t.’ Improving the way we serve customers is always my goal.”
Jennings was most recently Chief Technology Officer at Clearview Group, a finance, management and technology consulting firm serving public, private and non-profit organizations.
Jennings is a U.S. Navy Veteran and a competitive triathlete. He has completed 26 Ironman triathlons and was an Ironman World Championship finisher. Through his training and competition, Jennings raises money to support ALS research.