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Jon Pedersen

Jon Pedersen

J.W. Speaker corp

Materials management

Personal Information

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School: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Major: Supply chain operations and management

Years at College Works: 2011

Career Information

Company You Work For Now: J.W. Speaker corp

Title: Materials management

Industry: Manufacturing

Brief Description of Duties / Responsibilities

Production planning/scheduling, master scheduling, inventory management.

What Has Been Your Proudest Accomplishment Post-CWP?

Graduation and multiple job offers for post-graduation.

CWP Career Impact

How did your CWP experience impact your career? Immediately after graduation? Now?

CWP gave me a better understanding of my major and allowed me to relate in class lessons to real life experiences. CWP also gave me a competitive edge against employment candidates in multiple job roles because of the breadth of knowledge gained from experience.

What was the greatest lesson you learned from your CWP experience?

Interpersonal skills, how to manage.

Advice

What advice do you have for potential CWP participants? Current CWP participants?

Give it your all, you're only going to get out what you put in.

Last words of wisdom

It is what it is, make the most of it