ATLANTA, Ga. – Manheim has named Joe Kichler to vice president of Manheim Logistics, where he will be responsible for overseeing business strategy and operations for the company’s leading logistics brands. Together, Ready Logistics, a full-service transportation service, and Central Dispatch, a self-managed transportation solution, offer clients a range of transportation services that help them move vehicles more efficiently.
“As we accelerate our digital strategy, Joe and his team will play an integral role in leading the transformation of our logistics business and technology.”
In this role, Kichler’s key focus areas will include strengthening strategic relationships with carriers, improving on-time delivery for shippers and positioning the operation for future growth. In addition, he will lead Manheim Logistics’ transformation, aimed at addressing the shortage of transport drivers, enhancing safety and efficiencies for clients and preparing the organization for a fast-growing digital future.
“As we accelerate our digital strategy, Joe and his team will play an integral role in leading the transformation of our logistics business and technology,” said Grace Huang, the company's president. “His engaging leadership style, commitment to operational excellence and passion for delivering world-class service will contribute to a better logistics experience for our clients, auction partners and team members.”