Craig T. Hall
Outstanding Industrial Engineer (2010)
Craig T. Hall is president of Lee Shore Enterprises Ltd. in Holland, Mich., a development company that focuses on problem solving and advancement of applied information technology. He has more than 35 years of experience in logistics and information service management. An early innovator, Hall started eight successful supply chain and related technology companies, including ISG and Total Logistic Control. Following those, Hall founded LeanLogistics, Inc. an Internet-based, on-demand transportation system in a true Software-as-a- Service environment. The system created a private transportation marketplace for shippers and carriers to obtain capacity, lower costs and provide for total supply chain visibility. For the past eight years, they have been named one of the country's top 100 logistic software companies. Hall was honored as one of the Top 20 logistics professionals in the country. In 2008, Hall sold the company to an international public company. Hall serves on the board of directors of the Alpena Power Co., the Behler-Young Co., Cascade Engineering, Disher Design and Development, the Grand Valley Research Corp., Lakeshore Advantage, NewNorth Center for Design in Business and Nucraft Furniture Co. He is a founding director and vice chairman of the investment group Grand Angels. He also serves on the oversight committee of the Michigan State University Bioeconomy Institute and is the past Michigan chapter chairman of the Young Presidents' Organization. Hall earned his BSIE from Purdue in 1972.