Management and Marketing

Supply Chain Management Day

SCM Students in Dot Food Warehouse

About SCM Day

SCM Day is the primary networking and recruiting event for our students and industry partners. The event is hosted prior to most companies making their hiring decisions regarding internship and employment for the following spring and summer.

Students from freshman year through graduate school attend the day’s events.

  • Semi-annual advisory board meeting with program updates. Industry partners provide advice and input regarding classroom curriculum and trends.

  • Table Fair: company representatives have access to the talent pool of potential interns and employees. Businesses provide materials about their companies, careers available, etc.

  • Students gain information about the companies attending, practices and trends in the SCM field and learn from leaders in the industry.

  • On site interviews may be conducted.

  • Evening dinner with keynote address. Business reps have an opportunity to witness students in a social setting.

Schedule

Advisory Board Meeting: 

  • 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Lunch: 

  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

SCM Career Fair Event: 

  • 1:30 - 4:30 p.m., University Union Grand Ballroom 

Dinner with employer representatives, students, and faculty/staff:

  • 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., University Union Lamoine Room

Registration.

 

 

 

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Jeremy Womack.About Our Keynote Speaker

Jeremy Womack is the Vice President of Supply Chain & Packaging for Group O, Inc., headquartered in Milan, IL, who humbly serves his company’s Packaging Distribution, Kitting, and Spend Management teams. 

Before his time at Group O, Jeremy became a Leatherneck twice over- first when becoming one of our nation’s United States Marines in 2004 and again as a Western Illinois University student who studied Business & Supply Chain Management at the Quad Cities campus.  Jeremy graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Business (Management) degree.

Jeremy solves puzzles, both as a hobby and as a profession.  “Stay mindful of the big picture and know that every piece matters.”  Jeremy strives to see teams achieve excellence together, utilizing their talents and creativity to contribute towards one common goal.

Aside from solving puzzles, Jeremy enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, playing hockey and golfing.

Questions?

Please contact the School of Management and Marketing at (309) 298-1535.

2019 Participating Companies

  • AgReliant Genetics
  • Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
  • Becker Logistics
  • C.H. Robinson
  • Dayton Freight Lines, Inc.
  • Dot Foods
  • Enterprise Holding, Inc.
  • Fastenal
  • GlobalTranz
  • Group O
  • Iowa 80 Truckstop
  • J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.
  • John Deere
  • Loadsmart
  • Old Dominion Freight Line
  • RRD DLS Worldwide
  • Rural King Farm and Home Store
  • Rust-Oleum Corporation
  • Wahl Clipper Corporation
  • XTRA Lease