Truck Freight Resources
Freightgate Appoints Industry Veteran Gary Chisamore as Vice President
Category: Trucking News
Posted by: techman
Huntington Beach, California - May 06, 2009 - Freightgate, Inc., a global leader in SaaS Web 2.0 Technology Solutions for the Freight & Logistics Industry, announced today that Gary Chisamore has joined the firm as Vice President reporting to CEO Martin Hubert. In his position Gary Chisamore will focus on Carrier Relations, Product Management and Business Development.
Gary Chisamore is a well known and respected Logistics industry veteran who has extensive experience in Logistics, E Commerce and the Ocean shipping industry. Gary had a distinguished tenure with Canada Customs, specializing in International Trade and Supply Chain. In addition, he has held Supply Chain Management positions with Molson's Brewery ( Canada's oldest & largest ) and the BC State Liquor Authority. As the founder of Garwen Management, Gary provided senior Logistics consulting services to Fortune 500 companies. Chisamore has held management roles in Product Management, Professional Services and Sales with ClearCross ( NY ) a provider of ecommerce Supply Chain Management solutions. He has worked with INTTRA ( NJ ) the leading ecommerce Ocean Shipping Portal.
Most recently, Chisamore founded OceanTender.com. Gary Chisamore is recognized as an industry expert for ocean tendering systems.
"I look forward to working with the Freightgate Team", Chisamore said. "There are tremendous opportunities ahead for Freightgate to help logistics firms and manufacturers improve their supply chain productivity, global collaboration and procurement practices to achieve lower transportation spend".
"Hiring Gary represents a major step for us" said Freightgate CEO Martin Hubert. "With his extensive logistics background, impressive credentials and reputation, Gary will be a natural for enhancing the growth of the Freightgate brand and portfolio. Gary will have a major role in expanding into new markets and developing relations with carriers".
Freightgate's customer portfolio contains companies such as Alliance International, APL Logistics, CaroTrans, GeoLogistics ( now Agility ), Menlo Worldwide Logistics, Nippon Express, Panalpina, Primary Freight, Top Ocean, Dow Corning, Recylum, Screlec and Tembec. Freightgate is ISO 9001:2000 certified.