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MercuryGate International, Inc. Announces Gold Sponsorship of the Retail Industry Leaders Association’s (RILA) 2014 Conference

MercuryGate International, Inc. is proud to be a gold sponsor of RILA’s annual conference to be held February 23-26, 2014 in San Diego, CA at the San Diego Convention Center. For the second consecutive year, MercuryGate is sponsoring the Women in Supply Chain Breakfast Session: “Leading the Way” and the adjacent breakout session “Women in Supply Chain: Rise to the Top.” Both will be held on Tuesday morning, February 25, 2014. The breakfast panel discussion will feature female leaders with proven track records in the supply chain space and be moderated by Brigadier General Becky Halstead, U.S. Army (Ret.), and former commander of the U.S. Army’s wartime logistics operations in Iraq. Topics planned to be discussed are courageous leadership, leading through change, and changing the face of the supply chain work force. The following session will highlight General Halstead’s unique perspective on S.T.E.A.D.F.A.S.T. leadership. “We are pleased to align ourselves with such an inspirational leader,” remarked Monica Wooden, MercuryGate CEO, “General Halstead personifies the authentic, passionate, and team centric culture we have created at MercuryGate.”

MercuryGate TMS is used by many well-known retail organizations and has joined RILA to further the education, innovation, and advocacy that the association stands for. The 2014 Retail Supply Chain Conference will address the biggest issues that logistics professionals on the front line face on a daily basis. Interactive sessions will be focused on six breakout tracks, including international sourcing, transportation, distribution, omni-channel, inventory management, leadership and development. The MercuryGate team is pleased to be a part of RILA’s vision of “unlimited possibilities… one supply chain.”

About MercuryGate International, Inc.

MercuryGate International delivers collaborative, global transportation management solutions for shippers, carriers, brokers, freight forwarders and third party logistics providers enabling them to plan, optimize, execute and settle global transportation movements while providing complete end-to-end control tower visibility and decision support. With MercuryGate’s configurable architecture and workflow engine, MercuryGate clients are able to manage parcel, LTL, intermodal and truckload shipments as well as complex multi-leg, ocean, air, and rail movements. Visit MercuryGate at: or contact us directly at, [email protected].

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