Dennis Green is the CEO of Green & Associates, LLC, a premier retail supply chain logistics consulting company started in 2001. He specializes in working with retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers, in both the United States, Europe and South America, to enhance and improve their supply chain logistics, as well as positioning them to support growth objectives in their organizations.
Mr. Green has spent over 40 years in the retailing industry. His background includes experience in logistics, operations, inventory planning, real estate, asset protection, and project management. He was an executive with Target/Dayton Hudson for 20 years, his last position with them was Senior Vice President of Logistics at Mervyn’s.
Mr. Green has been a guest speaker at the Council of Logistics Management, National Retail Federation and other trade conferences. He has had speaking engagements to consulting groups and at retail symposiums throughout the country. Mr. Green has also authored articles for several industry publications, including “Stores” and “Chain Store Executive”.
Mr. Green was the co-winner of the Smithsonian award for technology excellence in 1993.
Mr. Green’s involvement with ICIC began as a Board Member for Inner City Advisors in Oakland, California in 1996. His stated belief is the future of this country’s economic viability is based on the viability of its cities, particularly the inner cities, and small business/entrepreneurial success. He grew up in the inner city and knows firsthand of the untapped potential that resides in these venues. He supports ICIC as the thought leader and convener within our country to raise the visibility of these factors to public policy, corporations, and the nonprofit communities.