Ozburn-Hessey Logistics Announces Promotions and New Structure

Nov. 21, 2006 – Ozburn-Hessey Logistics recently announced several internal promotions for key personnel including Jim Davis to vice president, transportation systems; Michelle McManus to web marketing specialist; Debora Smith to director, special projects and retirement plans; and Brian Murphree to network manager. The company has also re-aligned its structure around service offerings, naming presidents to its Contract Logistics, Transportation Services and International Services groups.

While OH Logistics grows at an unprecedented rate, it is clearly signaling to its associates that they are an important part of the future of the company. McManus, Smith, Davis and Murphree have a combined 12 years of experience with OH Logistics. The company also recently announced the promotion of Anthony “AJ” Jordan to vice president, client relations.

“OH Logistics is undergoing a tremendous amount of change and growth,” commented Nada Latto, senior vice president of human resources for OH Logistics. “We have many associates that have been with us for 20 years or more and we are honored by that loyalty. We are proud of all our associates, and especially the ones who have recently been promoted and taken on greater responsibilities to enable us to better serve our clients.”

OH Logistics has grown organically and through acquisitions, announcing the purchase of Barthco International, Freightek and Turbo this summer. Numerous new executives have been named to the management team to help the company continue to execute its growth strategy.

About OH Logistics (www.ohlogistics.com)
Based in Tennessee, Ozburn-Hessey Logistics is one of the nation’s largest privately held 3PLs, serving customers with strategically placed, multi-client warehouse campuses as well as dedicated facilities. OH Logistics provides services including fulfillment, e-commerce fulfillment, service parts management, return logistics, freight forwarding, customs brokerage, import and export consulting, cross docking and pool distribution. The company operates over 100 value added distribution centers in 21 states and offers complete transportation management services. OH Logistics serves the food service consolidation; industrial; electronic and high tech; health and beauty; and consumer products industries and employs nearly 4,000.

OH Logistics can be reached at (877) 401-6400 or on the web at www.ohlogistics.com.

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