MM&D MAGAZINE, NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2011 PRINT EDITION:
Mike Hamilton is the new vice-president of finance at Steel King Industries Inc, based in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Hamilton has been the company’s director of Finance since June 2010, managing and directing financial and human resource activities.
Trade Tech, a supplier of cloud-based solutions for the logistics industry, has hired Bill Fehr as director of sales, North America and Patrick Clancy as programming manager. Fehr will implement cloudbased computing applications linking sales, operations and accounting. He has worked with Cisco Systems, Agistix Shipping, KPMG, Ariba and others. Clancy will establish user workflow and information design for web applications. His prior experience includes with Credit Suisse, Cisco, Cendant Mobility, Cartus, Sun and AvantGo.
Hartland, New Brunswick-based Day & Ross Transportation Group has appointed Douglas Harrison president, Day & Ross General Freight. Harrison was previously president of Calyx Transportation Group and prior to that he was president of Acklands-Grainger, an industrial supply company.
Elizabeth Nohe has joined Chicago-based Morton Salt Inc as vice-president of supply chain. Nohe will lead the company’s supply chain function across operations in Canada, the US and the Bahamas. Most recently Nohe, who was at McCormick & Company prior to Morton Salt, held a newly created position there that was focused on global procurement processes.