Choice Logistics, the global specialist in outsourced mission-critical service parts logistics services, has announced the addition of Erik Rodriguez as director of global distribution. Engineering expert brings strong business background
NEW YORK – Sept. 23, 2009 – Choice Logistics, the global specialist in outsourced mission-critical service parts logistics services, has announced the addition of Erik Rodriguez as director of global distribution. He will oversee strategic development of distribution related services and drive continuous improvement initiatives at each of the company’s regional distribution centers throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.
“As market opportunities expand internationally, enhancing the capabilities and efficiency of our global distribution operations is fundamental to supporting the mission-critical service parts needs of our clients,” said Michael Katz, CEO, Choice Logistics. “We will look to Erik’s expertise in this area to help us further refine our approach to distribution, while we continue to provide the innovative solutions that meet our clients’ unique requirements. His addition helps to fulfill our organizational commitment to increase management depth by recruiting world-class subject matter experts.”
A supply chain industry veteran, Rodriguez was previously a supply chain engineering manager for Ryder-Global Supply Chain Solutions. Over the course of his career, he also worked in various capacities for Accurate Box Company and Winstar Global Products.
Rodriquez holds a master’s of science degree in engineering management and a bachelor’s of science in industrial engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology. He also earned an MBA in finance and leadership from New York University.
About Choice Logistics
Choice Logistics provides outsourced service parts logistics services to meet the unique challenges of mission-critical, global service organizations. More than 400 strategic stocking locations (SSLs) around the world provide 24/7 same-day solutions and strategic inventory management. Choice’s focused insight helps leading companies and provides them with a competitive advantage. Avaya, Cisco, Dell, EMC, Fujitsu, Hitachi Data Systems and others have selected Choice as their preferred global provider of outsourced logistics. To learn more about Choice Logistics, visit www.choicelogistics.com; call (800) 593-2108, or e-mail [email protected]