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Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine 2019 “Pros to Know”


Steve Beda and Craig Stewart Recognized as Supply Chain Industry Leaders

Scottsdale, AZ – June 5, 2019 – Trax, a leader in cloud-based transportation spend management solutions, announced that Steve Beda and Craig Stewart have been named to the Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2019 “Pros to Know” list. The Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives, and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises, that are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. This year’s list includes more than 200 individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet these challenges—and more than 40 Practitioner Pros, who do the same within their own companies.

“I am honored to be recognized and excited to represent the entire Trax team”, said Steve Beda, Managing Director, Customer Solutions. “Every project that I have been involved with has required some form of analysis, whether it was descriptive (look back), predictive (look forward), or prescriptive in nature. I enjoy working with shippers who want to improve their transportation spend using my industry knowledge and the advanced analytics tools at Trax. Being a named a Pro to Know reflects an aspiration to solve real business issues.”

“Having worked in Supply Chain Spend Management for the last six years, I’m excited to be selected for Pros to Know 2019”, said Craig Stewart, Vice President, Global Audit. “Supply chain and logistics is a constantly changing industry. Adopting new technologies and continuous improvement are at the core of what we do as a company. I am excited to continue helping our clients adapt to this changing environment.”

“Every year we receive more submissions from outstanding supply chain leaders. It’s evidence of the growth in the supply chain profession as well as the importance of the profession within companies. Supply & Demand Chain Executive congratulates the 2019 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know recipients. Our Pros to Know listing showcases the leaders and innovators shaping the profession and making substantial impact on their companies,” says John Yuva, editor for Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “We commend this year’s recipients for their achievements in supply chain and for paving the way for the next generation of exceptional supply chain leaders. This year’s recipients embody the commitment to transformative supply chain tools and processes, earning these individuals a rightful place in this year’s Pros to Know listing.”


Trax is a global leader in Transportation Spend Management solutions. Combining industry leading cloud based applications with expert services, we are transforming traditional freight and parcel audit to help customers better manage and control their global transportation costs and drive enterprise wide efficiency. With a global footprint spanning North America, Latin America, Asia and Europe, we deliver data based visibility and insights, higher savings and better control of transportation spend for shippers of all sizes. Visit us at

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