Research Triangle Park, NC, September 02, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Longistics, a full-service provider of global logistics solutions (http://www.longistics.com), has announced that it has named Andy Marchiano to the position of president. As president, Marchiano will lead the team of people serving Longistics’ customers.
As a 21-year veteran of the logistics and trucking industry, Marchiano has previously served as vice president and general manager of Raleigh, N.C.-based Cooper Leasing, Inc., a full-service leasing and truck rental provider. During his 14 years at Cooper Leasing, Marchiano worked to establish and foster the company’s business objectives for lease, rental and maintenance product lines while responsible for financial and operational planning.
A member of the North Carolina Trucking Association and the Truck Rental and Leasing Association, Marchiano has earned a certificate from the Paccar Institute for Managerial Excellence. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Penn State University in Reading, Pa., and resides in Raleigh.
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 pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors of high value, high security products.
“We are incredibly excited to have Andy join our team,” said Duane Long, Longistics chairman and co-founder. “His experience at Cooper Leasing and expertise in logistics and trucking will help Longistics continue to provide outstanding services to our domestic and international customers.”
“I have admired Longistics for a long time and I am excited to be part of such a professional organization,” said Marchiano. “As a leader in cold chain logistics, the future is bright for Longistics to pave the way for its clients.”
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 pharmaceutical 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 zone 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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