LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Laboratory Supply Company (LABSCO), the largest privately held supplier of diagnostic instrumentation and clinical laboratory products to hospitals, physician office laboratories, reference labs and other non-acute care settings in the United States, has expanded its executive leadership team. The Company announced the appointment of Thomas Ording as vice president of operations and logistics, Anthony J. Pericle as vice president of technology, and the promotion of Mark Young as director of sales, diagnostic systems.
Ording's career includes more than 20 years of experience in supply chain, logistics and sourcing in the appliance and plastics industries. He started his career with General Electric (GE) as a manufacturing manager and rapidly moved into increasing levels of sourcing and logistics responsibility. He left GE to become director of logistics of MA Hanna/Cadillac Plastic for several years. He eventually returned to GE, ultimately rising to oversee all logistics for GE's appliance division. Ording is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt who has led several teams in the design and build out of distribution and logistics networks to support high-volume, multi-location businesses and has extensive experience in implementing ERP systems and logistics automation technologies.
Pericle's background includes more than 20 years of technology, business solution development and sales and marketing experience. He specializes in using technology to empower management and sales teams to run their businesses more effectively and profitably. He started his career in medical products distribution sales with General Medical Corporation in 1991 and advanced to senior director of integrated business solutions. He founded Advanous in 1999, a company specializing in distributor price optimization, and he is the founder of ProfitOptics, a company specializing in analytics for distribut