Reggie Peterson is Director of Indirect Products at AmeriQuest Business Services. Peterson, a 20-year veteran of supply chain management, leads the company’s growth of its indirect procurement offering that helps organizations better manage their procurement lifecycle to reduce cost and complexity. Prior to joining AmeriQuest, Peterson spent 16 years as a Senior Procurement Manager for Coca-Cola and as a Procurement Manager – Indirect Materials for Siemens. He earned a B.A. in Economics from the University of Florida, and a M.B.A. from Kennesaw State University, and earned his Doctorate in Supply Chain Management from Walden University. AmeriQuest Business Services is a technology-enabled provider of financial process automation, procurement, and asset management solutions based in Cherry Hill, N.J. Peterson is based in Naples, Fla.
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