Clothing retailer Northern Reflections Limited has appointed Maryann Darling as SVP planning, allocation and logistics. Darling previously held leadership roles at Canadian retailers including Holt Renfrew and Club Monaco. She has a strong background in multi-channel planning, allocation, and inventory management, along with expertise in leading successful teams and influencing major organizational processes and structures.
FlexCold has appointed Craig Turner as president. Turner brings more than two decades of cold storage warehouse and supply chain leadership to the role of president. He joins FlexCold from Moran Foods, a wholesale grocery distribution company, where he served as vice-president of distribution, overseeing 13 distribution centres and over 1,000 employees. Before that Turner held senior leadership roles at Sodexo Healthcare, C&S Wholesale Grocers, KeHe Foods, and Americold. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas.
Customized Logistics & Delivery Association
Jason Burns, Sr. has been elected president of the Customized Logistics & Delivery Association (CLDA). At that same meeting, Brian Surber, chief operations officer, Priority Dispatch, and Eddie Pillow, president of Pillow Logistics, were elected to the board. Burns is the director of corporate development at Dropoff where he is responsible for mergers, acquisitions and enterprise sales. Burns is the first African American to head the CLDA board. He has been active in the association since he joined in 2008. He has been on the board since 2011 and served on the Final Mile Forum, Membership, Diversity & Inclusion, Technology, Executive Leadership Summit and the Executive Committee.
Nadia Kaddouri has been appointed chief strategy and sustainability officer for Swissport International. She is also chief of staff to the president and CEO. Kaddouri joined Swissport in 2014 and brings many years of experience in financial leadership roles, including as chief financial officer of the EMEA region. She previously worked as senior vice-president group FP&A, senior integration manager following the acquisition of Servisair, and group business controller. Before joining Swissport, Kaddouri managed the sales process of Servisair and was regional controller Eastern Europe at Azelis.