Chuck Basa is vice president, distribution and channel sales, leading global fulfillment strategy, optimization, and scalability efforts at National Industries for the Blind (NIB). In this role, he is accountable for efforts to devise and implement supply chain and support operations strategy ensuring all stakeholders have the necessary information and capabilities required to meet customer and partner expectations.
Mr. Basa has extensive supply chain experience in the private sector as well as an early career as a U.S. Navy supply corps officer that included a tour aboard USS Roark and reserve service with Cargo Handling Battalion 11. After military service, he held roles of increasing responsibility and complexity, including facility startups in both e-commerce and distribution, network modeling, and strategy implementation. These role include positions with a number of premier retailers such as The Home Depot, Macy’s, Target, and Kohl’s as well as the primary supply chain operations leader at Retail Process Engineering.
Mr. Basa earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Florida, and a Master of Business Administration from Valdosta State University. He participated in Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma training at Villanova University and is an alumnus of Leadership Lowndes (Georgia). He previously served on the boards of the Lowndes County Habitat for Humanity, and Blue Ridge Community and Technical College in Martinsburg, West Virginia.