What makes a great company? And just as importantly, what makes a great company founder?
Join Shipwell CEO and co-founder Greg Price and industry expert Ryan Schreiber as they discuss the story behind Shipwell, and how we’re knocking down barriers to create a truly connected supply chain ecosystem on Inside the Founders’ Studio — a podcast dedicated to uncovering the grit that makes founders, entrepreneurs, and innovative thinkers tick, and what’s driving them and their company towards the future in one of the most crucial industries on the planet… supply chain.
Meet the speakers
Greg Price founded Shipwell to apply his engineering and machine learning background to the transportation market and bring automation, visibility, and artificial intelligence to the supply chain space. While a consultant at McKinsey & Co, Greg leveraged advanced analytics and machine learning to solve crucial challenges facing Fortune 100 supply chains across CPG, Retail, Oil & Gas, and Manufacturing, resulting $500M+ in realized savings and earnings. Previously, he spent 7 years working at MIT’s Lincoln Labs creating hardware, software, and algorithms for the US Department of Defense and holds Masters degrees in Engineering and Business from MIT.
Ryan Schreiber is the Director of Engagement at CarrierDirect in Chicago. Ryan was born and raised in Tampa Florida. Ryan earned a degree in History from the University of South Florida and then a Law degree from Michigan State University. Prior to joining CarrierDirect, Ryan worked at a variety of logistics companies and even started and exited a few tech-enabled freight brokerage start-ups. Ryan is a skilled technologist and strategist who has helped transform many leading transportation and logistics companies. In Ryan’s experience great technology is important but finding and keeping the right people is the key to success in the 3PL business.
Joe Lynch is the host of The Logistics of Logistics podcast, one of the top-ranked logistics podcasts. Joe interviews logistics, transportation, and supply chain industry leaders about innovation, technology, trends, and the future of freight. Prior to founding The Logistics of Logistics, Joe served as General Manager and Chief Operating Officer of a non-asset based 3PL, managing less-than-truckload and truckload shipping for automotive suppliers, wholesalers, retailers, and distribution clients. Earlier in his career, Joe led a supply chain consultancy, which focused on the automotive sector. Engagements included: value stream mapping, supply chain optimization, lean product development, module strategy, and quality improvement. Joe began his career as an automotive design engineer and eventually rose to program launch manager for Jeeps built in Thailand and China. Joe earned a Bachelor of Business Administration and from Cleary University and a Master of Arts in Education from the University of Michigan-Dearborn (program specifically designed for facilitators, trainers, and consultants).