SEATTLE, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, announces the promotion of Jeff Bell from Western Region Manager to Vice President, Sales and Marketing. He will be based in Seattle where he will direct the company's global sales and marketing efforts.
Bell began his career with Lynden International in 2003 as a District Manager in Honolulu, HI. Over his 14 years with the company, he has served as Director-Mid Pacific, District Manager and, most recently, as Western Region Manager.
"Jeff's experience and many years with Lynden will serve him well in his new position. He has worked alongside customers for decades and knows what is needed to match Lynden products and services to those who need our unique transportation and logistics solutions," says John Kaloper, Lynden International President.
Bell is a graduate of Emerson College in Boston where he earned a degree in mass communications. He serves on the board of directors and is treasurer for Pacific Historical Parks and is a former board member and chairman of the Lanikai Charter School in Kailua, HI.
Lynden International is one of the Lynden family of companies whose combined capabilities include: truckload and less-than-truckload freight to Alaska, scheduled and charter barges, rail barges, intermodal bulk chemical hauls, scheduled and chartered air freighters, domestic and international shipping via air and ocean forwarding, customs brokerage, trade show shipping, remote site construction, sanitary bulk commodities hauling, and multi-modal logistics. Lynden International and Lynden Transport were both voted No. 1 in the 2016 Quest for Quality customer service awards presented by Logistics Management magazine.
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SOURCE Lynden International