My name is Dan Ballou and I am the vice president of Operations at the McCue Corporation in Peabody, MA. I started as the first employee in a startup company that Mr. McCue envisioned only 6 months prior, but was developing in his mind for the previous 10 years. After graduating with a Bachelors of Science degree in Zoology and a minor in Chemistry from the University of Rhode Island, I never imagined that I would ever be this fascinated with the Supply Chain world.
McCue Corporation is a unique company that started in 1988 developing innovative products for damage prevention in the retail environment. During my 21 years with McCue I have been exposed to almost every aspect of manufacturing that you can think of. So my experience in the Supply Chain has taken me to every corner of the world and in all aspects of logistics. It has been a fascinating ride developing innovative products without the limitations of being the actual manufacturer. This aspect has allowed the company to design and source a number of unique products at very competitive prices to a very stingy industry.
McCue Corporation thrives on innovation and depends on creative thinking in all aspects of logistics and Supply Chain. After 27 years of business, with offices in the UK, China and the main office still in Massachusetts, we continue to innovate and sell products all over the world. The challenges of having the right products, in the right quantities, at the right time, all over the world, have kept me on my toes…