Blue Ridge Announces New CEO
Jim Byrnes appointed Chief Executive Officer
Atlanta, GA. Feb 23, 2017 Blue Ridge, provider of comprehensive, cloud-native supply chain planning solutions and a Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader in the Supply Chain Planning System of Record, announced today the appointment of Jim Byrnes as Chief Executive Officer.
White will transition to the role of President, responsible for long-term strategy, product vision, strategic relationships and business development. He will also continue to serve on the company’s board of directors.
Byrnes is a technology industry veteran and most recently served as CEO of M4 Global Solutions, consisting of three independent operating companies: Changepoint, Uniface and Lochbridge. Prior to M4, he spent more than 11 years at Infor, where he held multiple executive positions including SVP of Process Manufacturing and Wholesale Distribution and EVP of Global Consulting Services.
“Blue Ridge has built an extraordinary foundation with the development of disruptive, next-generation supply chain planning technology, validated by leading industry analysts,” said Jim Byrnes. “With the support of the talented team at Blue Ridge, I am excited about the tremendous growth opportunity and confident in our ability to continue our world-class customer retention and satisfaction to deliver outstanding outcomes for our customers.”