Experienced Supply Chain Leader Warren Hoppmeyer Joins Transplace to Continue Chemical Sector Growth

October 15, 2013 (Dallas, TX) – Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, today announced the appointment of Warren Hoppmeyer as senior director, sales, for the chemical division. Hoppmeyer supplements a strong chemical leadership team and supports the company’s continued investment in acquiring top talent to drive business growth.

With more than 30 years of experience in the chemical supply chain, Hoppmeyer brings to Transplace extensive industry-specific knowledge in operations and sales with large, well-known chemical companies. Previously, Hoppmeyer was vice president, global sales and acquisitions for Odyssey Logistics & Technology. He also served as vice president of sales and marketing as well as director of marketing and business development while at Odyssey.

"Warren brings deep chemical industry experience and knowledge, which will help Transplace continue its expansion in the chemical sector,” said Vincent Chiodo, senior vice president, sales, Transplace. “We are thrilled to have him help drive Transplace’s business growth and deliver comprehensive logistics services and technology to a greater number of customers.”

“Transplace has a strong presence in the chemical space and offers robust capabilities that deliver both financial and service value to its customers. Because of the company’s deep experience and broad customer base, we can provide a strong core knowledge of the modal and regulatory complexities found in the chemical industry, along with an IT platform configured specifically for customer needs,” said Hoppmeyer. “By joining this distinguished group of supply chain leaders, including Frank McGuigan and Bob Morlino, I look forward to further growing and expanding Transplace’s position in the chemical industry.”

About Transplace
Transplace is a non-asset, North America-based third party logistics (3PL) provider offering manufacturers, retailers, chemical and consumer packaged goods companies the optimal blend of logistics technology and transportation management services. From complete logistics management outsourcing to SaaS transportation management system (TMS) and supply chain network planning and design to high-quality brokerage services, Transplace has proven the ability to deliver both rapid return on investment and consistent value to customers. The company is recognized among the elite global 3PLs by a customer base that includes many of the largest shippers in the world. To learn more about Transplace, please visit www.transplace.com.

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