SBS Worldwide, a specialist in supply chain solutions, has appointed David Schenk as its new Business Development Vice President, based in Chicago.
August 27, 2013 (Newswire) - SBS Worldwide, a specialist in supply chain solutions, has appointed David Schenk as its new Business Development Vice President, based in Chicago.
Schenk will focus on promoting the company's freight forwarding and logistics services throughout the US Mid-West region.
CEO of SBS Worldwide Lars Kloch says: "We are delighted to welcome David to SBS Worldwide and feel his wide range of experience in negotiating and implementing logistics solutions will be invaluable in expanding our customer base in the Chicago region."
Schenk says: "I am delighted to be joining such a well-regarded logistics company. I'm really looking forward to bringing my experience and skills to SBS Worldwide to help further grow the business by offering more competitive and effective supply chains to customers."
Schenk has worked in international transportation since 1996. Before joining SBS Worldwide, he worked for Geodis Wilson (formerly TNT Freight Management and Wilson Logistics) based in Chicago. Prior to this role, Schenk also worked as a visiting professor at the Department of Economics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, and as a lecturer at the University of Colorado's School of Business and its Department of Economics. He was also been a consultant with RCG/Hagler Bailly of Boulder, CO, engaged in valuation projects of environmental and natural resources.
About SBS Worldwide
SBS Worldwide offers global freight forwarding and supply chain solutions to clients around the world. It has an established reputation for reliability, innovation and leading-edge solutions, helping to drive costs out of its customers' international supply chains. SBS's consultancy division, Virtualized Logistics, offers clients an in-depth review of their supply chains as well as state of the art visibility systems and management information. A privately-owned British company set up nearly 30 years ago, SBS Worldwide is headquartered in the UK, has offices across the US and China and has partners throughout the world. SBS Worldwide was named Freight Forwarder of the Year at IFW's Freight Industry Awards 2010, won the BIFA Ocean Freight Award in the same year and the 2011 BIFA Supply Chain Management Award.
'SBS Worldwide's central tenet is to ensure that its operations provide the highest quality of Freight and Supply Chain services throughout our privately owned company.
We will ensure that our customers' expectations will be delivered by providing the highest quality of service appropriate for each market segment served through our focused business units.
We will develop mutually rewarding relationships with our employees, partners and suppliers beyond their expectations.