AURORA, Ill. – May 16, 2011
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that Corey Tyler, a 20-year veteran of logistics and transportation management, has been named senior director of transportation.
In his new role, Tyler becomes responsible for carrier negotiations, relationship management, transportation strategy and vision and growing the transportation management business. He will be based at Menlo’s national transportation management center in Aurora, Ill.
Tyler joins Menlo following 10 years with Baxter Healthcare Corporation, a global, diversified health care company where he served most recently as director of logistics and global transportation. At Baxter he managed distribution network design, private fleet management, and domestic and global transportation among other high-level responsibilities with proven success. Previously he spent more than a decade working in senior level marketing, sales and transportation management positions at Hellman Worldwide Logistics, Kohl’s Department Stores, Venture Stores Inc. and Norfolk Southern Corporation. Tyler holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
“Corey’s expertise in managing global transportation initiatives at large, multinational companies makes him the ideal candidate to help us drive the effective strategies and continuous improvement our customers require,” said Anthony S. Oliverio, vice president, supply chain services for Menlo. “We welcome Corey to the Menlo team and look forward to his contributions.”
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About Menlo Worldwide Logistics
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, is a US$1.4 billion global provider of logistics, transportation management and supply chain services with operations in five continents, including North America. As a third-party logistics provider, San Mateo, Calif.-based Menlo Worldwide Logistics’ services range from dedicated contract logistics to warehouse and distribution management, transportation management, supply chain reengineering and other value-added services including packaging, kitting, order fulfillment and light assembly through a strategic network of multi-client and dedicated facilities. With more than 16 million square feet of dedicated warehouse space in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America, and industry-leading technologies, Menlo Worldwide Logistics creates effective, integrated solutions for the transportation and distribution needs of leading businesses around the world.
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, is a subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), a $5.0 billion diversified freight transportation and logistics company. For more information, please visit us on the Web at www.con-way.com.