Aaron Higgins


Aaron Higgins is a focused Business Leader and Process Engineer who has a proven track record in assisting industry leading companies grow their efficiency and user experience.

After spending nearly a decade architecting improvements for prominent supply chain companies, he knows what truly drives productivity. His experience includes the building of a drayage control center, the complete elimination of paper processes in multiple company settings, leading a team of twenty for a rate management company, finance control, as well as design and implementation of multiple websites, with a focus on end user experience and usability.

Aaron Higgins is a sought-out business leader in process design who has continually demonstrated his ability to see the big picture, and identify best practices to implement in iterative approaches in order to gain better results faster.In addition to his supply chain background, Aaron is an entrepreneur who has founded four small businesses, beginning at the age of 22.

Aaron has had a passion for videography since he was young, and has won multiple awards at film festivals over the years. He lives in Northwest Arkansas with his family, which includes his wife and four children, who are his pride and joy. 

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Jay Davidson

Chief Technology Officer

Jay Davidson is an innovative executive and technology evangelist with a passion for collaboration to translate technology into business value. He is a driven and forward-thinking individual with an extensive experience in leadership, application architecture, application development, strategic planning, quality assurance, user experience, and program management.

Jay has a proven track record of small and large implementations of forward looking architectures in mobile, cloud, distributed and mainframe environments. He has a history of technology leadership and recruiting strong talent that generate innovative business solutions while improving customer satisfaction.

Jay Davidson has a lifelong passion for leveraging innovative technologies to drive business value.

William Knight

Senior Consultant

William is a multi-talented entrepreneurial and executive manager with 25+ years of experience founding companies in domestic and global marketplaces. He focuses on planning, change and disruptive management and eliminates obstacles to propel organizational performance in complex global environments. William has a reputation for merging crucial resources, streamlining internal processes, and implementing efficiencies to align operations with strategic goals.

He has founded companies in domestic and international marketplaces including chassisfinder.com, a creative solution during a period of intense transition. Additionally, he created Triton Works, the ocean industry’s first exchange for ocean freight rates, and was a partner and founder of Summit Global Logistics, the first third-party logistics company to incorporate American, European, and Chinese companies.

William is a determined and hard-working individual. He has helped transform the international logistics industry and promotes talent development that enables teams to reach maximum potential. He effectively manages teams and carries a positive attitude throughout all aspects of his work. He is dedicated to further logistics evolution and enjoys a challenge.

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Jen Adair

Head of Marketing

Jen has spent the past 8 years immersed in content marketing, social media management, and marketing strategy. She has worked with nationally recognized brands to manage their Amazon sales and marketing and keep their social accounts running smoothly. Jen has a heart for entrepreneurs and has helped local companies craft and manage their online presence.

Jen is also a blogger and writes a monthly column for nwamotherlode.com. She has her own blog, which she insists she will get back to soon, called Slightly Tilted Life.

Jen is a member of the Walton College of Business DREAM board. Jen is married with two kids who she loves dearly and who also drive her crazy.

Jamie Martin

Project Manager

Jamie is a tested and proven Business Analyst and Customer Support professional, who grew up and lives in Northwest Arkansas. Having been a child raised behind the counter of her parent’s local small business, Jamie learned the value of hard work and real customer service at a very young age.

Along with her education at the University of Arkansas, this customer service understanding informed her success in her work for the State of Arkansas in the Health and Human Services Department. Here she worked for more than 8 years with families and assisted them with their basic needs during their most difficult times. Having assisted with the implementation of new operating systems at DHS, Jamie brought her process knowledge and experience to the supply chain industry with much success. She oversees system and user experience enhancements for an online chassis leasing site, as well as handles customer inquiries and concerns with resolutions averaging in just minutes.

She is the project lead for multiple initiatives for industry leading companies, and has proven her ability to see project objectives to fruition, and has gained the trust and satisfaction of her peers and customers.

Ann Dyer

Senior Associate

Ann is an expierenced Supply Chain and Third Party Supply Chain professional. She has over 22 years in the industry and specializes in working with large retailers, private fleet management, and common carriage operation. Ann is highly skilled in working with transportation, logistics, network optimization, and supply chain technology.

She started her career in national account sales with Southeastern Frieght Lines, then began working for McKee Foods as a routing analyst. In 1997, Ann moved her career to Walmart, holding various positions including HR Business Manager, Technology Business Analyst, Buisness Director of Walmart Transportation Technology and Senior Director of Walmart Private Fleet.

Ann is a determined and hard-working individual. She provides insight and perspective to the industry and leads with great impact. She manages procurement and relationships effectively and constantly helps shape team environments. She is dedicated to evolving the future of supply chain and enjoys developing herself and those around her.