Rick Faulk Joins Quiet Logistics as CEO


DEVENS, MA, May 24, 2016 — Quiet Logistics, Inc. (www.quietlogistics.com), the innovative fulfillment partner to apparel and lifestyle brands, today announced it has hired Rick Faulk as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer. Founded in 2009 by Bruce Welty and Michael Johnson, Quiet Logistics integrates revolutionary technology with human touch to deliver unprecedented ecommerce fulfillment speed and accuracy.

Mr. Faulk is a highly acclaimed CEO with an extensive background who has successfully managed the development and go-to-market strategies of high-tech products and built businesses to significant scale. Faulk founded Intranets.com, a fast growing internet collaboration service which was sold to WebEx in 2005. He was recently CEO of Intronis, a cloud back-up and recovery service, which was sold to Barracuda Networks in October 2015. Mr. Faulk has also served in key executive positions at Lotus Development, Shiva, PictureTel, WebEx, Mzinga & j2 Global. He currently sits on the board of directors at Influitive, Hostway and Ontegrity. Past board of director positions include Yodle, Bidding for Good, Virtual Computer and SkillSurvey. He has received numerous Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Businesses awards, and a Deloitte & Touche Fastest Growing Company in North America award.

“I am thrilled to join the Quiet Logistics team to help in the next phase of growth,” said Faulk. “There is an exploding e-commerce fulfillment market worldwide. Quiet Logistics has an amazing brand and services some of the largest players in the e-commerce market such as Zara, Bonobos, Boll & Branch, Bombfell & Mack Weldon. The company has also been an innovator in deploying technology to improve services for its growing list of customers.”

“Rick’s track record includes a long streak of wins for his customers, his employees, and his investors,” said Bruce Welty, Co-Founder, Quiet Logistics. “We look forward to his leadership and executive guidance as we continue our mission to be the very best 3PF services firm.”

“Quiet Logistics ships more than $1 billion worth of e-Commerce orders each year. To do so requires passionate people and the best technology,” said Brian Lemerise, President, Quiet Logistics. “We are a highly capable organization in a rapidly growing industry ripe with opportunity. Rick joins an amazing team at an exciting time for our company.”

Mr. Welty will remain with the organization as Chairman leading Corporate and Business Development initiatives.

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About Quiet Logistics: Fashion-Forward Fulfillment
Quiet partners with premium fashion and lifestyle brands to deliver flagship fulfillment services. With proprietary software and best-in-class technology (featured on CNN, Wired and The Business of Fashion), Quiet helps companies grow quickly without compromising quality, scaling up at high speed while maintaining unprecedented order accuracy. At the same time, our sartorial savvy, obsessive attention to detail and ability to finesse the post-transaction process allow us to present a highly customized brand experience on behalf of our clients. In addition to traditional third-party fulfillment, Quiet offers Managed Services, an "insourced" approach to fulfillment operations that leverages Quiet's technology, processes and management in client-owned distribution centers. For more information, visit QuietLogistics.com, join us on LinkedIn and Facebook, and follow on Twitter (@QuietBot). Contact Nick Saunders, nsaunders@quietlogistics.com.