At CLI, our leadership team leverages decades of experience to help OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers breakthrough to sustainable supply chain success. Their passion and commitment to excellence are reflected in each of our employees trained to meet the highest quality standards for CLI's customers
Brad Constantini, Chief Executive Officer
Brad manages all financial and operational aspects of CLI, including profit and loss, capital expansion, contract-manufacturing support for operations, lines of credit, and lending relationships to support the company’s year-over-year, double-digit growth. He has played a major role in CLI's rise to become the premier third-party logistics provider of high-volume, high-velocity, highly complex warehouse management; contract manufacturing; and transportation and yard management services for the automotive and select nonautomotive industries.
Brian Hume, Chief Operating Officer
Brian is responsible for the overall operational management and growth of the company, and for maintaining the corporate vision, mission, and continuous improvement process-driven culture. He was an integral part of the company’s ascension to a leadership position in providing mission-critical, custom-engineered logistics solutions that involve high-speed, high-volume JIT/JIS material flows; value-added services, including kitting, sequencing, and synchronous sub-assembly manufacturing; and transportation and yard management.
Under his tenure, Comprehensive Logistics has become an elite third-party logistics (3PL) provider for Fortune 500 automotive and select industrial OEMs and Tier-1 suppliers.
Steve Olender, Vice President of Information Technology
Steve and his team focus on deploying state-of-the-art, high-availability data centers that support the company’s ultra-high transaction processes, which must be robust and have the proper redundant components to support mission-critical operations.
He was a major developer of the company’s proprietary, web-enabled process visibility and supply chain intelligence technology, STREME™, and has overall responsibility for developing a disciplined, replicable companywide approach to process automation, including error-proofing through the interface and integration of Technology platforms.
Patrick Brugger, Vice President of Quality and Materials Management
Patrick is an integral part of managing the CLI Quality Management System that is essential for accurate Inventory control of OEM materials, analysis of material flow-paths, and warehouse footprint optimization delivered through CLI quality-focused systems.
He promotes CLI’s holistic quality, plus material management approach. Customer PFEP files and part lifecycle change management of materials (BOM, SKU, and business intelligence analytics) are coordinated with all CLI operations disciplines to assure sustainable material management efficiencies with minimized customer risk exposure, delivered with integrated quality processes.
With global assignments, module-level SAP/ERP applications experience, and automotive manufacturing knowledge, Pat assures visibility and stewardship of materials in CLI possession. (encompassing holding yards, warehouses, WIP, in-warehouse sub-assembly material consumption, kitting, and repack processes with 99%+ inventory accuracy).
Farshid Hosseini, Vice President of Business Intelligence (BI)
Farshid is leading the development and adoption of the company’s proprietary cloud-based analytics platform, that brings visibility to supply chain processes and drives actionable business insights at activity, plant, and corporate levels. Enabling CLI and clients to identify data-driven actionable insights, execute robust monitoring processes, and deliver performance results beyond Six Sigma standards. CLI BI technologies integrate with CLI’s STREMETM and clients’ ERP systems and turn supply chain data into Business Intelligence applications that enable CLI to implement exception-based and data-driven predictive management.
Paul Forberg, Vice President of Sales
Paul is responsible for revenue growth and relationship development and expansion. He works with sales and cross-functional teams to collectively focus on delivering value to the customer supply chain and partnership.
He instills that customer loyalty and intelligence are achieved through service, continuous improvement and relationships. CLI's engineers develop world-class solutions, Paul and our sales team articulate the value-added service offerings that benefit our customers.
Mark Gamble, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Gamble directs all financial, accounting and controllership, with daily oversight of billing, AR/AP, fixed assets ROI and banking relationships. He brings more than 25 years of proven expertise in various industries including the automotive supply sector. At CLI, he leads teams and projects, leveraging technology innovations and operational resources to continuously improve performance, financial integrity, competitiveness and business valuation of the company.