Ann Drake In The News

January 2017
On the radio: CEO Ann Drake interviewed on Marketplace more

November 2016
Ann Drake speaks to Kellogg executive students more

September 2016
Ann Drake leads roundtable at IWF World Leadership Conference more

June 2016
CEO Ann Drake featured in Kellogg magazine more
Ann Drake to speak at 3PL Summit in Chicago more

May 2016
Ann Drake featured in Leadership Case Study by Inbound Logistics more

April 2016
Ann Drake named “Rock Star of the Supply Chain” by Food Logistics more

March 2016
CEO Ann Drake named Provider Pro to Know more

February 2016
Ann Drake and Dr. Nancy Nix join other top leaders on aviation conference panel more

January 2016
Ann Drake and Dr. Nancy Nix participate in panel presentation at BGSA Supply Chain Conference more

December 2015
CEO Ann Drake delivers keynote at Executive MBA Convocation more
Ann Drake speaks at Crain’s Privately Held Breakfast more

November 2015
DSC celebrates Founder’s Day 2015 more
Ann Drake and AWESOME featured in CSCMP publication more

October 2015
Ann Drake presents Thinkers & Movers award to leading health care executives more

September 2015
CEO Ann Drake to appear in two panels at CSCMP conference more

August 2015
Ann Drake, CEO, and DSC Logistics featured as a Top 100 3PL Provider more

July 2015
Ann Drake's DSC Logistics hosts 2015 Partner Summit on “The Power of Influence” more

June 2015
Ann Drake receives Northwestern’s Schulz Award, Ken Heller speaks on panel of industry leaders more
Ann Drake hosts women's leadership Symposium more
DSC, Johnson & Johnson host 2015 AWESOME Symposium more

May 2015
Ann Drake named “2015 Provider Pro to Know,” SC “Rock Star” more

April 2015
Ann Drake participates in Kellogg Fireside Chat 4/15, presented lecture at Penn State 4/1 more
Ann Drake presents Spisak Lecture at Penn State more

March 2015
Ann Drake to keynote logistics education event in Columbus, Ohio more
DSC team to attend ProMat 2015, Ann Drake to speak more
Supply chain leaders share their experiences, provide inspiration more

January 2015
CEO Ann Drake will speak at CSCMP CHICAGO event February 12 more

December 2014
Ann Drake receives Women Who Make a Difference Award more

November 2014
CEO Ann Drake supports supply chain education in Loyola business school video more

October 2014
CEO Ann Drake participates in WTS Policy Symposium on transportation more
CEO and VP, Customer Solutions present sessions at CSCMP conference more

September 2014
Ann Drake to attend C200 Annual Conference more

August 2014
Ann Drake named one of TCW’s 2014 100 Women of Inspiration more

July 2014
Ann Drake meets with other transportation experts at Clinton Presidential Center more
CEO Ann Drake participates in 2014 CGI America more

May 2014
Ann Drake participates in panel at NAFTANEXT Summit in Chicago more
Ann Drake participates in Clinton Global Initiative forum on U.S. infrastructure more

April 2014
Ann Drake to speak on Advancing Women Supply Chain Leaders at Women in Transportation Summit more

March 2014
Ann Drake serves on panel at National Summit on Transportation and Infrastructure more
DSC’s CEO and Advisory Board members featured in “Supply Chain Pioneers” video more

February 2014
Ann Drake named “2014 Provider Pro to Know” more
DSC’s CEO and other supply chain pioneers discuss supply chain’s early years more

January 2014
DSC’s CEO and Advisory Board members join other supply chain pioneers in forum more

November 2013
Ann Drake speaks on women and leadership at Women of Kellogg Forum more

October 2013
AWESOME, Women’s Supply Chain Leadership Initiative, presents Executive Forum more

May 2013
AWESOME Symposium features top leaders discussing future of supply chain more

March 2013
Ann Drake launches AWESOME initiative for women’s leadership more
Ann Drake featured in Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine more

January 2013
Ann Drake, DSC CEO, will be a featured speaker at this year's BGSA Supply Chain Conference, January 23 - 25 more

December 2012
CEO Ann Drake focuses on supply chain issues with other industry leaders more

October 2012
Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals recognizes DSC leader with highest award more

August 2012
CEO Ann Drake receives highest industry award more

May 2012
DSC Logistics listed as one of Chicago's largest women-owned and privately-held firms more

April 2012
DSC CEO brings supply chain message to future business leaders more

March 2012
2012 “Pros to Know” more

February 2012
CEO Ann Drake receives award for achievements more
DSC Dares to Lead in 2012 more

October 2011
Ann Drake interviewed for Colliers' Knowledge Leader magazine more

September 2011
Ann Drake named by Crain's as one of Chicago’s “Who's Who" for 2011 more

June 2011
Ann Drake and DSC Logistics listed in the top five of Chicago's largest women-owned firms more

March 2011
DSC executives visit U.S. state department more

February 2011
CEO Ann Drake named “Pro To Know” more

November 2010
DSC Invites Business Leaders from Across the U.S. to Exchange Ideas about Future Challenges more

September 2010
DSC celebrates 50th Anniversary at Founder’s Day events across the U.S. more

March 2010
DSC’s CEO one of “2010 provider Pros to Know” more

December 2009
Transportation Policy Symposium features talk by DSC CEO more

November 2009
DSC CEO Shares Expertise at Global CSCMP Conference more

July 2009
The Rainmakers | Thought Leaders DC Velocity more

May 2009
Ann Drake honored as Outstanding Leader in Industry by IIT, becomes first woman recognized at the 14th annual event more

March 2009
DSC's CEO addresses topic "North American Infrastructure: Where are the Challenges?" more
Driving Change Smart Business more

February 2009
Ann Drake named one of twenty “Influential Women in Business” for 2008 more

January 2009
Ann Drake speaks at CEO event about teamwork and leadership more

December 2008
DSC's CEO and director, employee relations, address Human Resources Management Association of Chicago more
DSC's CEO attends 2008 Women Business Leaders Summit held in Bahrain and United Arab Emirates more

November 2008
Why Flexibility Matters Traffic World more

October 2008
How Effective Is Your Senior Team? Chief Executive more
DSC's CEO leads panel on Supply Chain more
Taking the High Road Crain's Chicago Business more

September 2008
Ann Drake named by Crain's as one of Chicago’s “Who's Who" for 2008 more

August 2008
Logistics News: Open Book Partnerships between Logistics Service Providers/3PLs and Clients Supply Chain Digest more

July 2008
The quck move of the J.M. Smucker Co. Evening Times more
"Bids: The Good, the Bad, and the Only" (Part 2) Supply Chain Digest more
DSC's CEO participates in panel for The Summit for American Prosperity more

April 2008
"Bids: The Good, the Bad, and the Only" Supply Chain Digest more

February 2008
DSC's CEO Ann Drake serves on leadership panel for BGSA Supply Chain 2008 Conference more

January 2008
"A Work in Progress" Supply Chain Digest more

November 2007
"Why Focus on Pennies When you Can Save Millions?" Supply Chain Digest more

October 2007
Ann Drake serves on Global Logistics panel more

September 2007
"3PLs as One-Stop Shops" Supply Chain Digest more
CEO Ann Drake selected as a “Top-Idea Maven” by The Woman’s Advantage more

August 2007
"Ventures Requiring 'Super' Powers" Supply Chain Digest more
“Putting Wealth to Work” Kellogg World Alumni Magazine more

July 2007
Ann Drake attends Rockefeller Foundation's Global Urban Summit more

June 2007
"What We Don’t Know Can Hurt Us" Supply Chain Digest more

May 2007
Ann Drake hosts international visitors for Women Business
      Leaders Summit (WBLS) more
Ann Drake named one of "25 Women To Watch" by Crain's Chicago Business more

March 2007
“Gridlock on the Lake” The Economist more
Ann Drake attends IWLA 2007 Annual Convention more

January 2007
Ann Drake elected to Board of Directors of A.M. Castle & Co. more

October 2006
Ann Drake, CEO, serves as a member of CSCMP’s “Learn to be a CEO” panel more

August 2006
“Ann Drake—One of Chicago’s Most Powerful Entrepreneurs,” Today’s Chicago Woman more

July 2006
“Chicago Southland Women Business Owners Have Skill Sets For Success,” Chicago       Southland Business more

May 2006
“Ann Drake Named by Diversity Edge as one of ‘Ten Outstanding Women Business Owners,’”
      Diversity Edge Magazine more

April 2006
“Business, Education Proponents Garner Awards,” Daily Southtown more

March 2006
Ann Drake speaks at TCU’s 2006 Global Supply Chain Conference
Ann Drake and Gregg Gill attend Kellogg’s Annual Supplier Diversity Million Dollar Club       Awards Ceremony
“U. S. Official lauds Centerpoint,” Joliet Herald News more

October 2005
“We face change as a thinking, learning organization,” U.S. Business Review more

June 2005
Sense-and-Respond: The Next Generation Of Supply Networks,”
      Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies more

May 2005
“Always prepared,” U.S. Business Review more

March 2005
“How To Revolutionize Your Business,” Chief Executive more

November 2004
“More Than a Buzzword: Collaboration Is the Key to High-Performing Supply Chains,”
      Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies more
“Woman in Trade & Transportation,” The Journal of Commerce Online more

October 2004
“DSC Logistics—The Change from Warehouseman to Supply Chain Manager,”
      Armstrong & Associates more

September 2004
“Not her father's company,” Smart Business Chicago more

January 2004
“Chicago cashes in on China trade,” Crain's Chicago Business more