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Holly Pearce

C+D Technologies and Trojan Battery Company

Director-Materials and Logistics

Holly Pearce is Director of Logistics for C+D Technologies and Trojan Battery Company, one of the world’s oldest manufacturers of energy storage solutions. She leads the global logistics function for the organization: from raw materials and components to finished goods delivery to returns and junk battery recycling. Holly supports operations at five North American manufacturing facilities (producing lead-acid, AGM, lithium batteries), global subsidiaries, and customers in 110+ countries. She negotiates and oversees all modes of transportation: ocean import and export, FTL, LTL, air freight. Holly acts as a transformation champion and seeks to improve supply chain processes and customer experience through continuous improvement, vertical integration, and shared visibility. She serves as chairwoman of the Cargo Owners’ Committee of the Virginia Maritime Association and is a member of the University of Richmond’s CX Advisory Committee. Previously, Holly was president of the Virginia International Business Council and an adjunct professor at Virginia Commonwealth University. She traded in the teaching title for “student” and is currently pursuing her Master of Supply Chain Management at VCU. Go Rams!

Sessions With Holly Pearce

Tuesday, 27 September

  • 04:20pm - 05:00pm (CST) / 27/sep/2022 09:20 pm - 27/sep/2022 10:00 pm

    Shipper Perspectives: A Roundtable Discussion

    There are plenty of problems on shippers’ plates, from exacting customer delivery demands and penalties to clouded supply chain visibility and unsatisfactory transportation service. Add to that the uncertain economic environment and the propensity for freight markets to turn on a dime. This panel of logistics executives will explore the way forward for US shippers.