MONTREAL, Feb. 27, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Cargo Montreal (CargoM), the Logistics and Transportation Metropolitan Cluster of Montreal, is pleased to announce the appointment of Magali Amiel as Director, Strategy and Projects at CargoM.
Ms. Amiel has been a member of the CargoM team since its inception in 2013. She served as Senior Project Manager and for several years has managed CargoM working groups. Ms. Amiel's academic background and career path enabled her to develop extensive expertise in freight transport and logistics at both the metropolitan level and internationally.
"Due to her experience and qualifications, Magali is an integral part of CargoM's success and increasingly widespread recognition. Her expertise ensures quality actions from CargoM. She has been dedicatedly involved at all levels of the cluster since its implementation in 2013. I am very pleased for her appointment," said Mathieu Charbonneau, Executive Director of CargoM.
Among other things, this new position will allow Ms. Amiel to officially represent the cluster to government authorities. "It is a great pleasure for CargoM to appoint the first Director on its team, and we wish Magali every success in this new position," said Sylvie Vachon, Chair of CargoM's Board of Directors and President and CEO of the Montreal Port Authority.
The logistics and transportation industry in the greater metropolitan area represents 122,000 jobs in transportation and warehousing, 6,300 institutions and more than 142 million tonnes of goods handled by all types of transportation. You can consult the list of members at http://www.cargo-montreal.ca/en/members/. CargoM's activities receive financial support from the Ministère de l'Économie, de la Science et de l'Innovation (MESI), the Ministère des Affaires municipales et de l'Occupation du territoire (MAMOT), the Montreal Metropolitan Community (MCC) and all its members.
SOURCE Metropolitan Cluster of logistics and transportation in Montreal