SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today named Sheila K. Taylor as senior vice president of finance.
In her new role, she becomes Menlo's top financial management executive responsible for the company's financial reporting, systems and processes worldwide, as well as business unit accounting and regulatory financial compliance activities.
"Sheila Taylor is a respected business executive with proven expertise in financial management in logistics and transportation," said Robert L. Bianco, Jr., president, Menlo Worldwide Logistics. "Her varied experience and industry knowledge complement our leadership team and I look forward to her contributions."
Ms. Taylor joins Menlo from privately held CEVA Logistics, a global freight forwarding, logistics and supply chain management company where she was CFO of the Americas.
Prior to CEVA, she was executive vice president and chief financial officer for YRC Worldwide. Over a nine-year career at YRC, she also served as vice president of finance for Yellow Transportation and held a variety of other positions that included investor relations, financial planning and analysis, corporate development and regulatory reporting. Ms. Taylor began her career as a CPA for Arthur Andersen and from there became divisional controller at Corporate Express before joining the YRC organization.
She holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas, and later earned her master's degree in accounting from the University of Kansas, Lawrence.
She will be based at Menlo's offices in Portland, Oregon.
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About Menlo Worldwide Logistics Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, is a US$1.4 billion global provider of logistics, transportation management and supply chain services with operations in five continents, including North America. As a third-party logistics provider, San Mateo, Calif.-based Menlo Worldwide Logistics' services range from dedicated contract logistics to warehouse and distribution management, transportation management, supply chain reengineering and other value-added services including packaging, kitting, order fulfillment and light assembly through a strategic network of multi-client and dedicated facilities. With more than 17 million square feet of dedicated warehouse space in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America, and industry-leading technologies, Menlo Worldwide Logistics creates effective, integrated solutions for the transportation and distribution needs of leading businesses around the world.
Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, is a subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), a $5.0 billion diversified freight transportation and logistics company. For more information, please visit us on the Web at www.con-way.com.
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