Jerry Pimental, CEO & Owner, Paladin SCS, LLC


Over 40 years of experience in and around Retail, Wholesale, Food, Beverage, GM/HBC and E-Commerce. He has had operational experience in multiple roles of increasing responsibility up to and including VP Distribution Operations and VP Supply Chain.  In addition, he has a unique background in total life cycle of DC ownership.  


Career background and experience include:


  • Experience implementing Tier 1 WMS systems in over 18 installations which included:  Automation, RF, Voice, Pick-To-Light and Engineered Labor Standards

  • Implemented Driver Labor Standards, In-Cab Driver Computer Systems and Yard Management Systems

  • Experienced in facility layout, build, design and start-up experience for multiple facilities totaling over 2 million sq. ft. 

  • Automation experience, including:  Requirements building, RFI & RFP; Design & Build, Integration with multiple systems

  • Continuous Improvement; creation of specialized programs, LEAN concepts and methodology, proven track-record in cost reduction, efficiency gains and change management

  • Reverse logistics, salvage operations and sustainability (includes Anaerobic Digesters)

  • Operational experience with multiple roles of increasing experience up to and including VP Distribution Operations and VP Supply Chain

  • Unique background in total life cycle of DC ownership

  • Labor contract negotiations and contract management

  • Experience in SOx requirements and functional ownership with approval 

​Industry Affiliations


In addition, Jerry has multiple affiliations and holds leadership positions within the industry, including:

  • ​Director at Large, Board of Directors;  WERC (Warehouse Education and Research Council)
  • ​Product Council, AMCAP (Auto-Mixed-Case-And-Palletizing), Dematic Corp.
  • ​Product Council, Manhattan Associates

​​Paladin Supply Chain Solutions, LLC

Distribution & Logistics Experts

 

​Strong Partnerships & Alliances


We have an extensive network of professionals in multiple areas, including:

  • Labor and ​Workforce Management
  • ​Engineered Labor Standards for Warehouse & Transportation
  • ​Transportation Services
  • ​System Integrators