The Distribution Team

Jason Bader is the managing partner of The Distribution Team, a firm that specializes in helping distributors become more profitable through strategic planning and operating efficiencies. The first 20 years of his career were spent working as a distribution executive. Today, he is a regular speaker at industry events and spends much of his time coaching individual distribution companies. For more information, call (503) 282-2333 or contact him by e-mail at Jason@Distributionteam.com. Also visit The Distribution Team’s website at www.thedistributionteam.com.

Danah Head is an executive advisor for The Distribution Team, a firm that specializes in helping distributors become more profitable through strategic planning and operating efficiencies. Danah has an MBA in technology management for supply chain and completed work for a masters in adult education and corporate training. For more information, call 918-992-5022 or email danah@distributionteam.com. Also be sure to visit The Distribution Team online www.thedistributionteam. com. Now: @Distribution_Tm on Twitter

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