Friday • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Safety Accreditation Commissioner
Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies
As Vice President and General Manager of one of the nation’s largest distribution companies, Don experienced first-hand the value of achieving CCBS Accreditation of their BBS system. Don will detail the process required to becoming accredited and answer questions you may have.
- Why should I consider accreditation?
- How complicated is the process and how long should it take?
- How can I determine whether I'm ready to apply?
|Don Kernan serves the Cambridge Center as an advisor and as a safety accreditation commissioner. Don has a diverse blend of leadership experience in distribution operations, category management, merchandising, marketing, customer relations, and leading teams through large-scale changes. He provides strong leadership in a broad range of complex business issues with a strong focus on cost effective solutions, workplace culture improvement and behavioral based safety and operational initiatives. Don was Regional Vice President of Logistics at SUPERVALU, then the U.S.’s third largest traditional supermarket firm. During his 32-year career he served in various operations, merchandising and executive leadership roles. He began his career with the Wetterau Corporation of Hazelwood Missouri where he managed the company’s most profitable distribution operation.
Notable accomplishments include: