Senior executive with a unique combination of operations, business development, and leadership experience in contract logistics and value-added distribution services. Leadership of high performance teams solving complex challenges in warehousing, distribution, fulfillment operations, foreign trade zones, packaging services, port services, value added distribution, and time sensitive delivery. Executive management experience includes accountability and successful leadership of sales and business development, logistics, purchasing, financial management, human resources, customer service, information systems technology, manufacturing, quality control, engineering and transportation functions. Extensive experience in financial controlling, P&L, forecasting, and strategic planning. Extensive hands on experience with legal and regulatory compliance at local, State and Federal level including safety, facilities compliance, equipment, vehicles and transportation laws, OSHA, fire and electrical systems, and labor/wage laws. Industry experience and customers include large corporations in freight forwarding, automotive, heavy truck, aerospace and defense, retail and consumer products, mining and construction equipment, aviation, forestry and paper, telecom, healthcare, power and energy, and import/export industries.