Bruce Waters, P.Eng.
I have over 20 years of Supply Chain Management experience; having leadership positions in both Industry and Consulting. I've participated in one of the first North American Go-Live of SAP R/3, with over 16 years of SAP ERP implementation experience, in various modules such as Advanced Planner and Optimiser (APO), Business Warehouse (BW), Production Planning (PP), Sales & Distribution (SD), Quality Management (QM), etc.
I also have an exhaustive knowledge of all SAP Advanced Planner and Optimizer (APO) solutions supported by a large variety of successful implementations of each Module APO-DP/SNP/GATP/PPDS/TPVS.
I've proven on many occasion my abilities at quickly establishing my presence and successfully taking over on short notice to meet deadlines without compromising quality.
I am recognized for my mastery in managing both process and work stream teams and successfully transferring knowledge to the client by coaching team members on all aspects of implementation, from redesign to configuration and testing.
My diverse business background has
made me understand my strengths and explore my true potential. As a life-long
learner, I’m constantly looking to improve myself and strive for excellence in
everything I do. My greatest potential for success lies in building on my
natural talents which drives me to be more productive, effective, and engaged.
As the owner of
VA Simple Services since 2009, my main objective was to become a strategic resource for the
development of my customer’s online presence. I worked closely with businesses to teach,
explore and identify ways to integrate social media and online marketing into
their business strategies and marketing campaigns.
I have a distinctive combination of business savvy,
creativity, technical capabilities, analytical approach, passion for innovation
and love for anything digital. It is the
combination of those qualities that naturally led me to where I am today. Having the chance to
influence and shape how new and existing businesses grow and develop is very exciting and
As part of Platinum Solutions, my role is to guide companies in their social journey to help them break down geographical and organizational barriers, open up communication channels and allow easy access of information, and bring people together to collaborate.
Miranda Valinskas, P.Eng., P.Log
Company Website HeartLeaf Consulting
Miranda is a driven and
entrepreneurial minded supply chain professional with 20 plus years of
multi-faceted experience in supply chain/logistics design and engineering,
process and performance management, strategic planning, and business
development. Miranda has moved forward because of her keen interest in all
aspects of the industry and her ability to expand on her managerial and
technical knowledge across the entire business.
With extensive consulting, 3PL, and direct private/public
industry experience, Miranda has demonstrated success in analyzing a client's
dynamic business needs and translating them into cost effective, practical, and
creative solutions. Prior to establishing Heartleaf Consulting, Inc., she
held senior business development and supply chain leadership positions at top
engineering/design firms and third party logistics providers that include
Stantec Consulting Ltd., UPS Supply Chain Solutions, the Wheels Group and
A results driven change agent with hands-on
leadership, Miranda inspires, coaches, and mentors teams developing programs
and process improvements for KPI’s and long range objectives. She has a passion
for challenge, research, and innovation, and develops new ways for business to
increase revenues, profitability, and customer satisfaction
Miranda has a B. Eng in Industrial Engineering from Concordia
University and is a licenced Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with the
Professional Engineers of Ontario. Miranda also completed the Executive
Program in Supply Chain and Logistics Management from Schulich School of
Business in Toronto Ontario, and is a certified Professional Logistician
(P.Log.) and member of the Logistics Institute.