Recognized for the People Accelerator: L&D Program of the Year Award
Bristol, PA – 3/3/23 SDI was recognized as a 2023 Transform Awards winner for People Accelerator: L&D Program of the Year Award. The Transform Awards celebrate the most impactful stories of innovation, creativity, and transformation across the global world of work.
SDI received the L&D Program of the Year Award for work on our SMRT program. The SMRT program is a year-long development program designed to train employees to become Site Managers. The comprehensive program includes self-study learning, live classes, featured speakers, and on-the-job training to put the skills learned to work.
Winners were selected by a diverse panel of 15 seasoned change-makers, including investors, entrepreneurs, people leaders, and academics. The award winners will be recognized and celebrated at the Transform conference taking place March 27-29, 2023, with features throughout the programming and an on-site installation.
“We are honored to spotlight the achievements of the 2023 Transform Awards winners,” said Samara Jaffe, co-founder and General Manager of Transform. “These forward-thinking change-makers inspire us as a global ecosystem to push forward and keep innovating. They remind us that we are better together, and together we can transform the future.”
Continuous learning is one of the core values at SDI. The Company supports their employees with a comprehensive training program and a tuition reimbursement program. Each year managers help high-potential employees create individual development plans, and SDI’s Academy of Learning and Development offers over 100 courses for employees to continually learn and grow. SDI believes strongly in promoting from within, offering their hard-working employees valuable opportunities for career advancement.
“I’ve been given many opportunities for grown such are the SMRT program. If you’re willing to further your career there are plenty of opportunities within the company.’Brittany, SMRT graduate who was promoted to Site Manager.
“SDI is honored to be named winner of The People Accelerator: L&D Program of the Year Transform Award. Our commitment to supporting the growth and potential of our workforce through continuous learning, development, and career pathing has been an essential part of our success in the supply chain revolution. We know that when our people succeed, we succeed.” – Lorraine Serva, Chief People Officer at SDI.
SDI is a supply chain solutions and services company that specializes in helping large, multi- site facilities and plant maintenance leaders reduce costs and risks while driving overall performance results and outcomes. Over SDI’s more than 50 years of experience, the Company has helped hundreds of organizations align and integrate their parts supply chain with their FM and EAM strategies to drive improvements in KPIs such as first call completion, mean time to repair, and wrench time.
The company’s service offering is further enhanced by their ZEUS Digital Supply Chain Management platformwhich includes the mobile apps — ZEUS Ordering, ZEUS Materials Management, PPE As-A-Service and ZEUS Integrated Parts Management (IPM) — available on the Apple Store.
SDI’s digital supply chain solutions coordinate and align with overall facilities management, enterprise risk management, and reliability strategies. Lower costs, smarter inventories and more reliable facilities are all natural results from a more connected supply chain.
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Debra H. Yorkman