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•  Niagara University announced that Jack Ampuja, president-CEO of consultancy Supply Chain Optimizers, has been named the Robert B. Wegman Endowed Director of Food Industry Innovation and Supply Chain Excellence in the university's Holzschuh College of Business Administration.

The position is a new one, made possible by a $15 million gift from the Wegman Family Foundation.  Ampuja previously served as executive-in-residence for the college and executive director of its Center for Supply Chain Excellence.