Research Triangle Park, NC, November 03, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Longistics, a full-service provider of global logistics solutions (http://www.longistics.com), has announced that Lisa Yuan has been promoted to the position of manager of global business development. In her new position, Yuan will be responsible for implementing all project-related activities in China and participating in road shows for business development in North Carolina, in order to build connections with different government bodies regarding imports and exports control. She holds overall responsibilities for new projects development in China, including competitive analysis, market expansion initiatives, project negotiation, research for cold chain markets and support for benchmark studies. She previously served as marketing analyst for the company and has more than 10 years of industry experience.
During an October 2009 delegation trip to China led by Gov. Bev Perdue, Yuan provided consultation and ground support to 10 North Carolina legislators, while Gov. Perdue and other North Carolina elected officials and industry leaders met with a number of key Chinese office holders and corporate representatives to identify partnering opportunities.
Yuan earned a Master of Business Administration in May 2009 from Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Her undergraduate work includes a BSBA in accounting from Liaoning Technology and Engineering University in Liaoning, China in July 1999. A native of Baishan city, Jilin province, in China’s northeast, Yuan resides in Raleigh, while her husband maintains a residence in Shanghai but plans to join her soon.
“Lisa has brought invaluable experience and knowledge to Longistics during the past year, and we are excited to announce her promotion to manager of global business development,” said Pat Long, vice chairman and co-founder of Longistics. “I am confident that Lisa will continue to succeed in her new position, and we look forward to her contributions to the team.”
Located in Research Triangle Park, N.C., Longistics is a full-service provider of global logistics solutions that specializes in cold-chain logistical support and problem solving services for a broad range of manufacturers and distributors of high value, high security products. A leading provider of third-party logistics, Longistics has a worldwide reach and growing presence in China, and other emerging markets around the world. Longistics provides transportation, warehousing and Foreign Trade Zone management operations at FTZ 214, located in the Global TransPark, and FTZ 93, located adjacent to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Capabilities include: supply chain studies, vendor managed inventories, transportation, technology, infrastructure, FTZ operations, domestic warehousing services, order fulfillment, kitting and sub-assembly, and value-added programs. For more information, visit http://www.longistics.com.
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