Eric Olsen provided leadership and improved communications with suppliers to help Avetta grow tenfold during the past decade
Utah Business is recognizing Avetta® Global Revenue Operations V.P. Eric Olsen as one of the 2022 40 Under 40 honorees. The award-winning tech and business magazine is offering the distinction to “celebrate 40 professionals—all under 40 years of age—working to evolve the state of Utah’s business landscape.”
Olsen is being honored for playing an integral role in growing Avetta, the leading provider of supply chain risk management (SCRM) software, since he started in 2014.
Olsen is a results-driven leader with a proven track record of developing processes to maximize efficiency and sales effectiveness. He started his career in education as a teacher and vice principal and has demonstrated that effective leadership skills are transferable from one sector to another. Today, he leads a team of over 65 employees at Avetta.
Olsen said he is honored to work for Avetta and to be part of a greater mission to drive workplace safety and sustainability. “We provide analytical insights to our customers that allow them to reduce risks, improve sustainability and enhance safety throughout their supply chains, ensuring workers arrive home to their families each night.”
He believes that great achievements take patience, discipline and believing in yourself and the people around you. “Success is a constant pursuit toward the best version of yourself,” said Olsen. “Celebrate your victories, analyze your failures and strive for excellence. I believe when you do your best today, and aim to be better tomorrow, success will find you.”
Olsen is being honored at a Utah Business event today. A full list of the 40 Under 40 nominees can be found here.
The Avetta SaaS platform helps clients manage supply chain risk and their suppliers to become more qualified for jobs. For the hiring clients in our network, we offer the world’s largest supply chain risk management network to manage supplier safety, sustainability, worker competency and performance. We perform contractor prequalification and worker competency management across major industries, all over the globe, including construction, energy, facilities, high tech, manufacturing, mining and telecom.
For suppliers in our network, our audit and verification services help lower their safety incidents rate by 29%. As a result, nearly 50% of members find additional job opportunities within the first year of joining. In addition, our suppliers receive privileged access to the Avetta Marketplace, where dozens of partners offer special discounts for business services like insurance and work gear. Avetta serves 500+ enterprise companies and 125,000+ suppliers across 120+ countries.
Visit https://www.avetta.com/ for more information.