PHOENIX, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SP Express, a national order fulfillment, distribution and logistics provider, is pleased to announce that Scott Guilmette has joined SP Express as Executive Vice President of Operations. Mr. Guilmette has over 20 years of operational leadership experience in manufacturing and distribution. He has focused his last twelve years in supply chain management encompassing areas such as high volume order fulfillment, warehousing, distribution and customer service, and will be responsible for leading the multi-site distribution network and account management strategies for SP Express.
Most recently, Mr. Guilmette served as Vice President of Operations for Saddle Creek Logistics Services - ProLog Logistics in San Diego, California. His primary responsibilities were to oversee the multi-state distribution network, client services and call center teams for the fulfillment business unit within Saddle Creek. Prior to Saddle Creek, Mr. Guilmette held senior operational roles with ProLog Logistics, PracticeWares Dental Supply and Dentsply International. Mr. Guilmette received his Bachelor of Science in Commerce & Engineering from Drexel University and an MBA from Lehigh University.
"I am excited to be joining the SP Express organization and saw an opportunity to join a high growth and very entrepreneurial organization," states Scott Guilmette. "SP Express' established national distribution network has them well positioned for growth in this rapidly expanding industry. In addition, they are adding to their service offerings and capabilities such that they can provide more value for a broader range of companies, a winning combination in today's direct to consumer order fulfillment industry," states Guilmette.
"I am very pleased to be able to bring Scott's knowledge, experience and expertise to the SP Express organization and the senior leadership team. I am confident that Scott will provide tremendous leadership and focus to our account management and operations teams," states Mich Bayley, President and CEO of SP Express.
SP Express, headquartered in Arizona, is one of the leading national third party logistics and order fulfillment companies. The company maintains and operates multiple warehouse and distribution facilities in key markets in Southern California, Arizona, Texas, Virginia and Washington. Through its national distribution center network, SP Express is able to provide customers with reduced shipping and freight costs as well as improved delivery times and service levels. The company offers customers a broad and integrated solution for order fulfillment, warehousing and distribution, ecommerce and logistics management.