Santa Monica, Calif., Oct. 16, 2009 – CaseStack, a leading outsourced logistics company specializing in supply chain solutions for consumer packaged goods companies, announced today that Tucker Taylor, a member of the original Federal Express management team, has joined the company’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Taylor has an impressive history of managing growth and developing successful management processes. He joined Federal Express in 1973 during its infancy in Little Rock, Ark., and held senior management positions in Customer Service, Ground Operations, Industrial Engineering and National Sales.
During his time at Medical Care America where he held senior management positions in strategic planning and process improvement, Mr. Taylor led a program that resulted in a successful application for the Malcom Baldrige Award. He invested in SuperShuttle in 1995 where he served on the board until the company’s sale to Veolia Transportation in October 2006. Mr. Taylor also served for 10 years on the Board of Directors at Cornell Companies.
In addition to serving on CaseStack’s Board of Directors, Mr. Taylor currently serves on the Board of Directors at the American Medical and Life Insurance Company, a New York-based specialty accident and health insurer. He is a 1967 Yale University graduate and former U.S. Navy carrier pilot.
“CaseStack has a customer-focused culture and a history of innovative logistics solutions, and I am pleased to be a part of the team,” Taylor said.
Dan Sanker, CaseStack’s founder and CEO said, “Tucker is a welcome addition to our Board and I know his business expertise will be of great value to CaseStack. Our entire team looks forward to working with Tucker in making 2010 a pivotal year in the company’s development.”
CaseStack (www.casestack.com ) is a leading provider of outsourced logistics services for companies selling products to retailers, distributors and other manufacturers. CaseStack collaborates with retailers and other partners to provide sustainable logistics solutions that eliminate systemic supply chain waste. CaseStack combines an advanced transportation and warehousing system with proprietary, web-based software to provide end-to-end fulfillment services, enabling customers to reap the benefits without the infrastructure costs. The company has received awards from Ernst & Young, Deloitte and Inc. magazine, recognizing it as one of the fastest-growing and technologically-advanced logistics outsourcing companies in North America.
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