Appleton, WI (PRWEB) February 19, 2012
WOW Logistics has announced the addition of Mike Gebhardt as WOW's Director of Business Development. Mike, previously with OHL and Saddle Creek Corporation, brings to WOW 25 years of experience in the warehousing and distribution industry.
In this newly created role at WOW Logistics, Mike’s vast logistics expertise within the dairy, food and beverage industries will accelerate WOW’s business development strategy. This position will explore new opportunities representing all facets of WOW’s business offerings including warehousing, distribution, value-added services, transportation, leasing, build-to-suit and cheese financing program.
"I am very excited to join the WOW Logistics team," remarked Gebhardt. "The culture, business reputation and supply chain growth initiatives were a great fit with regard to my history in contract logistics warehousing, transportation and value-added service offerings. WOW's commitment to customer service, supply chain management technology, safety and most importantly their people are key to their rich tradition of developing and maintaining relationships with customers and associates."
Jamie Wally, Vice President of Sales & Marketing for WOW Logistics, adds, "We are excited to welcome Mike to the WOW sales team. With his extensive background and experience in warehousing, logistics and business development, he will play a key role in helping us achieve our strategic sales initiatives. The logistics industry continues to play a vital role in today's supply chain and WOW is making an investment in our future by adding an industry expert like Mike."
Mike is an active member of the Wisconsin Warehouse Association (WWA), International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA), Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC) and the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP).
Mike Gebhardt can be contacted at 920.830.4822 or at mikegeb(at)wowlogistics(dot)com.
About WOW Logistics
Headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin, WOW is a nationally recognized leader in the third-party logistics industry. In 35 years, WOW has grown from a single 108,000 square foot warehouse to 7 million square feet encompassing 23 warehouse locations in three states. In addition to public and contract warehousing, WOW offers a vast array of value-added solutions including Transportation Management Services, Cheese Financing Programs, and Build-to-Suit options. WOW distribution centers offer multi-temperature ambient and refrigerated storage. Learn more at http://www.wowlogistics.com.