NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Choice Logistics, the leading provider of enterprise-grade supply-chain solutions, today announced that Robert Bacchi, Senior Vice President of Information Systems, has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, a new position within Choice. Bacchi will continue to report to Michael Katz, CEO of Choice.
"Robert has proven himself to be invaluable since he joined us in early 2010. He has an amazing ability to take complex business requirements, apply proven practices and technologies, and develop unique client offerings," said Michael Katz, CEO of Choice Logistics. "With the accelerating rate of change in our industry, Robert is absolutely the right person to develop and manage our technology roadmap."
Bacchi will continue to own software development, application integration, and business intelligence. Additionally, he is accountable for technology infrastructure, network security, and business continuity processes.
"I am fortunate to work with a highly skilled and committed team. In the last 12 months we have launched a dozen new technology offerings designed to drive efficiencies in our organization and help our client’s make better decisions," said Bacchi, Chief Information Officer. "This new role highlights the importance Choice places on innovation. Look for a steady stream of new client-facing technologies in the coming months.”
Robert has extensive experience as an information technology professional across a variety of industry verticals, with a specific concentration on logistics. For more than twenty years, Bacchi owned and operated an IT consultancy that was one of the first to develop supply chain applications using a software-as-a-service (SaaS) model. Bacchi holds a Bachelor of Science in computer science and mathematics from Queens College, City University of New York.
About Choice Logistics
For more than 50 years, Choice has helped the world’s leading companies better manage their global supply-chains. We offer enterprise-grade warehouse, inventory, and transportation management solutions through our global footprint of 400 stocking locations, regional distribution centers, and transportation hubs in more than 80 countries. Beyond 3PL solutions, Choice offers parts planning, field engineering, HW/SW configuration, depot repair, and asset recovery support. Companies turn to Choice to compress time-to-market, provide differentiation in the market place, and remove costs.
For more information, please visit www.choicelogistics.com, or call (800) 861-6900, ext. 4107.