CHESTERFIELD, Mo., March 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Agile Network, a leading provider of multi-carrier solutions for transportation management has appointed industry veteran Kevin V. Cox as their new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Cox achieved recognition in 2015 as one of Supply and Demand Chain Executive's "Pro's to Know" and spent the last 16 years transforming a little known company into an industry powerhouse. As the GM for iShip and ConnectShip, two wholly owned technology subsidiaries of United Parcel Service®, Kevin lead both companies to extensive global expansion while overseeing substantial advances in transportation technologies for enabling commerce, driving surging growths in revenue. Mr. Cox received his Juris Doctor from the University of Tulsa College of Law, executive education from the JFK School of Government at Harvard University, a Master's in Business Administration and a Bachelor's of Science in Management from Oral Roberts University.
"Agile Network has grown into a leading provider of multi-carrier transportation management solutions with a proven track record of delivering real return on investment for customers. As proud as we are of these accomplishments, we are pushing forward to accomplish even more. We want to drive more return on investment for our customers by expanding globally, creating operational efficiency, and enabling commerce in new and visionary ways. Such an extraordinary task requires extraordinary leadership and determination. Kevin has demonstrated an ability to lead in this way, and we are thrilled to have him at the helm," said Dave Mallett, Executive Director of Agile Network.
"The game has changed. Consumers are demanding more than ever before. They are demanding faster delivery times. They are demanding more carrier choices. They are demanding greater visibility. And they are demanding all of this on a global scale – without sacrificing the benefits of local support. I can't think of a more exciting opportunity than to work with Agile Network to meet these demands and lead the way forward for our customers. We are enablers – we will enable commerce, we will enable competition, and we will enable our customers to realize remarkable returns on investment," said Kevin V. Cox, Chief Executive Officer-elect, Agile Network.
Mr. Cox's appointment is effective April 1st, 2016.
About Agile Network
Agile Network is a leading provider of multi-carrier shipping software for transportation management solutions with more than 30 years of experience handling the design, development, integration, implementation and support for thousands of clients in the US, Canada, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, and European Union. Agile Network's shipping software enables multi-carrier transportation execution applications for parcel and freight shipment planning, rating, routing, execution, tracking, returns management, and audit—easily, affordably and efficiently—from a single system. Agile Network's shipping software solutions are tailored to serve a diversity of industrial applications, including: Retail, eCommerce, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, Financial Services, Industrial Manufacturing and Third Party Logistics. To learn more, visit www.agile-network.com & www.agilecanada.ca
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