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, 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, Mainland China, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, India and Bangladesh in the export, import, distribution and retail of general merchandise, healthcare products, industrial equipment, passenger cars and commercial vehicles.
The companies acted as buying agents for Wal-Mart Stores, Ann Taylor, Laura Ashley, Dorothy Perkins, Top Shop 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
- Managing a Business
- Business start-up
Shody mentors in the Pasadena area on Friday mornings and also meets clients using Zoom video.
Areas of Expertise
- Supply Chain Management
- Business Operations
- Retail & Wholesale Trade
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..