Logistics Leader Hires New Executive Vice President
Operations, Expansion and Oversee Upgrade of Service Platform
Chicago, IL – (August 26, 2014) Cherry Logistics, a performance leader in comprehensive facilities maintenance, today announced that it has appointed Charles A. Mensah to the position of Executive Vice President.
Mensah succeeds Keith Nielsen, who recently retired from the position. He will report to Michael Healy, principal of the company, and will oversee strategic direction, day-to-day operations and expansion of the company. Mensah’s appointment comes as the company is upgrading its service platform. Cherry Logistics will leverage Mensah’s background in change management, team building, brand optimization and oversight of corporate consolidations from disparate systems to common operating platforms.
“I am thrilled that Charles will head our team,” said Healy. “He shares our values and focus on innovation, and places the same strong emphasis as we do on the entire customer experience. Charles is an extraordinary leader and brings a wealth of experience and insight to this position.”
“It is an honor for me to serve in this role. I am delighted to work with Mike and our leadership team in this capacity to further refine and develop our strategy and service delivery for the future,” said Mensah. “Our vision is more compelling now than it has ever been and I’m grateful for the opportunity to contribute to the future success of Cherry Logistics.”
About Cherry Logistics
Cherry Logistics, Inc., headquartered in North Aurora, IL, was founded in 2003 as a snow and ice management service. Since that time the company has become a premier provider of consolidated facilities maintenance services, including landscaping, lighting, emergency power, commercial construction and complete parking lot maintenance, displaying proficiency in each category. Cherry Logistics specializes in offering facilities services for owners of multiple-location real estate, and is currently operating within 42 states.
Cherry Logistics prides itself on the fact its staff is comprised entirely of experts with years of experience within their respective fields. This diverse team includes managers and executives with experience in retail management, facilities management, customer service, commercial real estate, construction, transportation, information technology, and meteorology. For more information about the company, visit www.cherrylogistics.com.