Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 26, 2013
Metro America Supply Chain Solutions, part of Metro Supply Chain Group, a leading supply chain and logistics solutions provider in North America, today announced the appointment of Brian Saucier as the Vice President of Business Development, Major Contracts. Reporting to James Kitz, Vice President, Business Development and General Manager, this marks an important step in the development of the business with the building of a team able to better serve its U.S. customers.
Over the past twenty years, Mr. Saucier has held key positions within leading logistics companies and brings broad-based experience in both business development and industrial engineering. His background includes development and solutions experience with Ceva Logistics, DB Schenker, USCO Logistics, and Caliber.
“Brian’s appointment will substantially help our focus for growth in the US market, supported by Metro’s well-known brand and results in Canada,” said Martin Graham, President of the Metro Supply Chain Group, Canada’s second largest provider of third-party logistics services. “Extending Metro’s management team and operating solutions into the US market will result in efficiencies and improved value for our customers.”
“We are happy to have Brian join our growing team as we endeavor to expand the footprint of Metro Supply Chain Group in the US marketplace,” said Mr. Kitz. “We value the in-depth knowledge and expertise Brian brings to Metro America Supply Chain Solutions.”
Mr. Saucier will be based in Mandeville, Louisiana and report through the Metro America Supply Chain Solutions office in Dallas, Texas.
Metro Supply Chain Group offers customized supply chain solutions and third party Logistics services (3PL) for retailers, consumer goods manufacturers and specialist industry needs such as: health care, automotive and technology. The company is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. For more information: http://www.metroscg.com/english/