Managing Partner & Co-Founder
Fred Bellio was responsible for the strategic vision and business transformation of changing Ashley Furniture into a robust technology company. Systems include supply chain management, business-to-business supplier, manufacturing, warehouse management, business-to-retailer, customer service, point-of-sale systems and e-commerce. Fred’s experience in manufacturing and supply chain is extremely strong. Prior to joining Ashley, he worked for Whirlpool Corporation where he was the CIO for the Global Products Organization. In that role, Fred was responsible for the development of strategic capabilities, processes and technology in the areas of Advanced Manufacturing, Product Development, Global Strategic Sourcing, Quality and Service. He was also the leader of Whirlpool’s suite of connected products and services. Fred was the founder and leader of Brunswick’s Mercury PLM Services when it was created in 2008. Fred led the vision, creation, and successful operations of this Services business.