Supply Chain Industry Veteran Greg Cronin Joins Quiet Logistics
For Immediate Release
ANDOVER, Mass. – December 17, 2009 – Quiet Logistics today announced that Greg Cronin, a veteran supply chain industry entrepreneur and executive, has joined the company as vice chairman and executive vice president. In this role, Cronin will be responsible for sales, marketing, business development and customer care. In addition, Cronin will oversee Quiet Logistics' Advisory Board focused on creating new innovative technology solutions for the fast growing Fulfillment to Consumer (F2C) services company.
Previously, as executive vice president at Seegrid Corporation, Cronin helped introduce Seegrid's disruptive Industrial Mobile Robotics (IMR) technology into manufacturing and distribution center operations. Also, Cronin was executive vice president at Descartes Systems Group (NASDAQ: DSGX), founder and CEO of TrenStar, founder, chairman and CEO of Viewlocity, EVP and board member at Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ: MANH) and president and COO of RedPrairie Corporation.
"Greg is a valuable addition to our leadership team. His outstanding track record, expertise and guidance will help Quiet Logistics as we manage our significant growth," said Bruce Welty, CEO of Quiet Logistics. "We look forward to having Greg on board to help continue and expand our market momentum."
"I joined Quiet Logistics because I am enthusiastic about its Consumer Driven Fulfillment (CDF) solution which is the new era of order execution and product care services now demanded by online customers," said Cronin. "It is a game-changer in the outsourced physical fulfillment world. Quiet Logistics has achieved remarkable results in such a short time and I look forward to contributing to these efforts as part of the team."
About Quiet Logistics
Quiet Logistics is the first Fulfillment to Consumer (F2C) provider to deliver a complete outsourced solution that leverages the game-changing material handling robotics of Kiva Systems. Quiet Logistics "Consumer Driven Fulfillment (CDF)" services is an alignment of best-in-class operations experience and a fully integrated technology platform with a simplified business model which considerably improves distribution throughput, accuracy, scalability and flexibility at a lower cost.
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