Communication Methods

  • In Person

How I can help you

Shody Chow has had 35 years of experience in supply chain management. He is able to assist you with questions you have about import/export, international trade, apparel industry, managing a business and business start-up. Prior to his retirement, he managed wholly owned and joint venture companies with offices in the US, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, India and Bangladesh in the export, import, distribution and retail of apparel and general merchandise, healthcare products, industrial equipment, passenger cars and commercial vehicles.

The companies acted as buying agents for Mervyns, Wal-Mart, Ann Taylor, Brooks Brothers and other retailers in USA, UK and other world markets, and distributors for Reebok footwear & apparel, Rockport shoes, Speedo swimwear, Ingersoll Rand pumps, compressors & pneumatic tools, Volvo cars, trucks & buses, Jeep vehicles, Hyundai cars, Novo Nordisk insulin products, SmithKline Beecham pharmaceuticals and other branded products.

He has been a volunteer SCORE Mentor since 2004 and has provided free and confidential mentoring to over 500 clients. His areas of expertise are:

  • International Trade
  • Export and Import
  • Wholesale and Retail
  • Apparel
  • Managing a Business
  • Business start-up

Shody mentors in the SCORE office in Glendale, CA 91203 on Friday mornings.

 

Areas of Expertise
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Operations

Industry Experience
  • Retail and Wholesale Trade
  • International Trade, Imports / Exports

Education

Shody received his B.Sc. degree from the University of Hong Kong and MBA from Ivey Business School of Western University, Canada. He has attended executive programs at the Graduate School of Business Administration at USC, Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA, Oxford University and Tsinghua University..