Ann Bennett is the North America Manager of the Component Forecasts and Analysis Team located in Southfield, MI. Ann joined CSM Worldwide in June of 2008 as a Supply Chain Analyst for the Component Team where she worked on several component areas. Ann’s chief area of focus includes Airbags, Door Trim Panels, Instrument Panels, Floor Consoles and Seating with a focus on Adjusters, Recliners, Fabric and Leather, Frames and tracking trends within these spaces. Her broad exposure to the R&D and marketing departments of various OEMs and component suppliers has allowed her to maintain and develop a strong contact base within the automotive industry.
Before joining IHS, Ann worked as a Material Planner/Scheduler for Brasscraft Manufacturing and also at a Tier-1 Plastics Supplier as the Master Scheduler for the Paint and Molding departments. Ann holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management from Michigan State University’s Eli Broad College of Business.