Chief Executive Officer
Throughout his 20 years of design, distribution, and supply chain experience, Buddy has come across countless supplier-customer problems that he couldn’t wait to figure out. To solve these ever-evolving jigsaw puzzles, he built teams and software focused on empowering people and creating personalized service to better connect suppliers and buyers. Buddy has been proud to deliver results to some of the world’s most innovative companies, including JP Morgan Chase, YUM! Brands, Chick-fil-A, Humana, the Middle by Corporation, Shaw, and Signify.
Buddy brings to Vsimple his strategic experience in Operations Management, Planning, Sales, Procurement, Risk Mitigation, Product Development, Marketing, Purchasing, and Forecasting. Laser focused on serving his partners, employees, and the surrounding communities, he’s excited at the opportunity to empower people, create value, and give back.
He holds a B.S. in Finance from The University of Louisville. Outside of his professional life, Buddy loves spending time with his family and attending services at his church. He’s involved in local charities, rarely passes up a chance to play 18 holes and loves to be anywhere there is water.