Echo Global Logistics Announces Three Executive Promotions
Promotions Include Chief Operating Officer Dave Menzel, Chief
Financial Officer Kyle Sauers and Chief Commercial Officer Evan
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/07/13 -- Echo Global Logistics,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled
transportation and supply chain management services, announced today
three internal executive promotions.
Dave Menzel is being promoted from Chief Financial Officer to Chief
Operating Officer, allowing him to devote his full attention to
generating increased productivity and continued process improvement
at Echo. He has been with Echo since 2008.
Kyle Sauers, Senior Vice President Finance & Controller for Echo
since 2011, has been appointed to the position of Chief Financial
Evan Schumacher, Senior Vice President Truckload National Accounts,
was named to the position of Chief Commercial Officer. Mr. Schumacher
will be responsible for driving continued revenue growth and
synergies across all Echo sales channels. Mr. Schumacher joined Echo
Global Logistics earlier in 2013 after the acquisition of truckload
brokerage firm Open Mile, where he was Founder and CEO.
"I continue to be excited about our growth opportunities and I am
very pleased to have our new senior management team in place to help
lead our organization," said Douglas R. Waggoner, Chief Executive
Officer of Echo Global Logistics.
All management changes are effective immediately.
About Echo Global Logistics
Echo Global Logistics, based in Chicago,
is a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply
chain management services, delivered on a proprietary technology
platform, serving the transportation and logistics needs of its
clients. Echo maintains a web-based technology platform that compiles
and analyzes data from its network of over 24,000 transportation
providers to serve its clients' shipping and freight management
needs. Echo procures transportation and provides logistics services
for clients across a wide range of industries, such as manufacturing,
construction, consumer products and retail. For more information on
Echo, visit: www.echo.com.
Echo Global Logistics, Inc.
(847) 415 - 9324
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