Steelwedge® Names Former HP Executive Jack Faber as Senior Vice President of Strategic Customer Advisory Services

PLEASANTON, Ca. , May 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Steelwedge, a provider of cloud-based planning solutions and services that inform better decision-making for global organizations, today announced that Jack Faber has been named Senior Vice President of Strategic Customer Advisory Services. Jack joins Steelwedge following a 34-year career at Hewlett-Packard (HP), most recently serving as Vice President of Supply Chain for the HP Enterprise Group. In this position, Jack was responsible for all elements of cost reduction programs, inventory productivity, cycle time improvement and a host of other supply chain critical processes for the enterprise group.

“Jack’s expertise and experience in every facet of supply chain operations will guide Steelwedge’s customers as they make innovative implementation and service decisions that help them to be ‘ready to act’," said Steelwedge CEO Pervinder Johar. “Jack’s career has encompassed the entire evolution of the supply chain industry and his insight will make him an invaluable voice for our customer base.”

“Leveraging actionable data has continued to drive transformation in the supply chain industry, and I look forward to helping our customers improve their planning and operations with Steelwedge’s innovative planning solutions,” said Jack Faber.

Gartner categorized Steelwedge as a leader in its 2015 Magic Quadrant for Sales & Operations Planning System of Differentiation, and a Visionary in its 2016 Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record. To view a copy of the S&OP report, go to 2015 Magic Quadrant for Sales & Operations Planning System of Differentiation.

About Steelwedge
Organizations use Steelwedge’s cloud planning platform and services to align product, sales, demand, supply, strategy, operations and financial decisions across roles, geographies, products, time horizons, channels, customers and suppliers to improve efficiency and outcomes. Steelwedge’s PlanStreaming cloud platform combines predictive, prescriptive and responsive analytics and technology to equip organizations to be ready to act in time with opportunity, especially in highly competitive markets where continuous planning is essential and efficiently responding to changing conditions is advantageous. To learn more about Steelwedge, visit

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