TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Wheels Group Inc. ("Wheels" or the "Company") (TSXV: WGI), a leading North American non-asset third party logistics (3PL) provider, today announced changes to its executive team.
Direct responsibility for Wheels Canada is transitioning to Peter Jamieson, Chief Operating Officer of Wheels. Since joining the Company in 1997, Peter has held various senior management and executive positions, applying his wealth of experience in sales, marketing, business development, shared services and quality management to all areas of the Wheels organization.
"Working with Peter and together with the strengths of our Canadian management team, we will drive continued success for Wheels Canada," said Doug Tozer, Chief Executive Officer of Wheels.
John Kelly, President of Wheels Canada who reported to Peter, is leaving the Company.
Founded in 1988, Wheels is a leading North American 3PL, supply chain logistics provider. As a non-asset provider, the Company develops advanced supply chain solutions delivered through its qualified partner network of over 6,000 truck, rail, air and ocean carriers. Wheels serves consumer goods, food and beverage, manufacturing and retail clients through 20 offices throughout the US and Canada. Wheels has been named one of Canada's Best Managed Companies since 1997, Platinum since 2003. Wheels has been named one of North America's Top 100 Third-Party Logistics ("3PL") Companies, one of the Top 100 Food 3PL's and one of the Top Five IMC's (intermodal marketing companies).
SOURCE: Wheels Group Inc.
For further information: Patrick J Marshall, Investor Relations, Wheels Group Inc., Tel: (905) 602-2700, www.wheelsgroup.com