“We’re always looking for ways to strengthen our organization and expand our market share and Gregg has the knowledge, contacts and reputation to help us accomplish both,” says CEO Michael Bletko.
San Juan Capistrano, CA. (PRWEB) May 26, 2016
Merit Integrated Logistics, announced today the hiring of Gregg Bostick as the company’s new Chief Commercial Officer. The hire symbolizes Merit’s continuing commitment to expanding its client base by recruiting the best and brightest minds in the industry to spearhead new company initiatives. With Bostick’s diverse retail background and proven industry insight, it’s a hire that is sure to bring new perspective and value to this rapidly growing logistics services provider.
“Being able to add Gregg’s unique talents, insight and experience to the Merit team was an opportunity we couldn’t pass up,” says Michael Bletko, Merit CEO. “We’re always looking for ways to strengthen our organization and expand our market share and Gregg has the knowledge, contacts and reputation to help us accomplish both.”
Bostick joins a company with more than 50 years of experience in helping retailers become more productive, efficient and profitable through its superior logistics services. The synergy between Merit and Bostick makes the hire a natural fit for an organization known for its outstanding service and dedication to providing innovative industry solutions.
Prior to Merit, Bostick served as Vice President of Logistics for Unified Grocers in Los Angeles, CA. He was responsible for Unified’s transportation and distribution centers while maintaining an impeccable 99.6% service level. He also has successful tenures with Americold Logistics, Suervalu and Pinnacle Foods Corp., and initially broke into the industry with Penske Logistics where his results-oriented approach catapulted him to regional VP. In addition to his professional background, Bostick has a degree in Organizational Management & Administration from Pennsylvania’s Eastern University, and boasts a dedication, commitment and detail-oriented approach that were finely honed through four years in the U.S. Air Force.
“From the Air Force to the retail organizations I’ve been fortunate to serve, I’ve always taken great pride in working diligently to raise the bar on team performance,” says Gregg. “Merit is no different, and I’m excited to bring my own personal drive, expertise and commitment to this winning organization.”
Merit Logistics is a national third party services provider based in Southern California. Since its inception, Merit has proudly helped many of the nation’s largest retailers achieve peak performance and higher profitability through its superior logistics services. For more information on Merit or its innovative services and programs, please contact Bob Shade, Director of Marketing at 949-481-0685 ext. 611.