BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 31, 2004–Arnie Werther has been appointed Director of Sales, National Accounts for Power2Ship, Inc. (OTCBB:PWRI), an Application Service Provider for the freight transportation industry. Mr. Werther reports directly to Michael Darden, Power2Ship’s President. Mr. Darden commented: “Mr. Werther will be responsible for leading Power2Ship’s efforts to service additional national accounts and expand our customer base. We are confident that his vast industry experience, relationships and professional affiliations with the Council of Logistics Management, Warehouse Education and Research Council and the International Warehouse Logistics Association will enhance Power2Ship’s market penetration.”
Mr. Werther has over 20 years experience in Sales, Logistics, Customer Service, Transportation, Distribution, Information Technology and Operations with several leading software, service, retail and consumer organizations. Prior to joining Power2Ship, Mr. Werther was Vice President of Supply & Logistics / Transportation for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (NYSE:GAP) with responsibility for all inbound & outbound transportation. He previously served as an Account Executive for MARC Global and EXE Technologies, providers of supply chain execution software. Earlier in his career, he held supply chain operational positions with AEP Industries, National Distribution Centers, Brook Warehousing Systems, Colgate Palmolive, Lever Brothers and National Car Rental Systems.
“Our customers have achieved exceptional results using our total supply chain solution. We are confident that Mr. Werther’s extensive sales & operational experience will help fuel Power2Ship’s growth. Mr. Werther’s leadership and supply chain expertise significantly enhances our management team’s ability to achieve its mission, goals and objectives.”Tweet this
Richard Hersh, Power2Ship’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer said: “Our customers have achieved exceptional results using our total supply chain solution. We are confident that Mr. Werther’s extensive sales & operational experience will help fuel Power2Ship’s growth. Mr. Werther’s leadership and supply chain expertise significantly enhances our management team’s ability to achieve its mission, goals and objectives.”
About Power2Ship, Inc.
Power2Ship (P2S) is an Application Service Provider (ASP) that delivers supply chain and logistics information to shippers, carriers and their customers, to help optimize their supply chain (value chain). The Company has been providing services for Power2Ship members since April 2003. P2S Member-Carriers are given free unlimited use of the P2S Asset Management Tool. The P2S vehicle tracking system provides the location, destination and availability of transportation assets through the P2S MobileMarket(TM). P2S Member-Shippers have real-time access to this dynamic database of unused Member-Carrier assets. P2S membership encourages business relations between its members leading to a more efficient and cost-effective supply chain.