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Intelligrated Appoints Chris Arnold as Vice President, Operations & Solutions Development
Intelligrated Posted 07/18/2011Operations & Solutions Development team provides customers with comprehensive life cycle support
(Cincinnati) Intelligrated®, a leading North American-owned automated material handling solutions provider, announces the appointment of Chris Arnold as vice president, Operations & Solutions Development. In this new capacity, he will lead the company's Operations & Solutions Development team's efforts to provide enhanced life cycle services for Intelligrated's clients.
Arnold’s appointment is part of Intelligrated’s commitment to working with customers through the entire life cycle of their systems, providing services from initial project evaluation through ongoing operational efficiency improvements. Services offered by the Operations & Solutions Development team include design and build, statistical data analysis, technology assessment, integrated solutions, simulation, system modeling, process improvement evaluations, and operational audits. Using this approach, Intelligrated helps customers maximize the ROI provided by operations and material handling solutions, improve customer satisfaction, and enhance competitive advantage.
“With his extensive experience in warehousing, distribution, fulfillment, logistics, and general management, Chris is the ideal person to lead the Operations & Solutions Development team,” said Jim McKnight, senior vice president, system sales and marketing. “This team underscores our commitment to providing industry leading customer support. Under Chris’ leadership, Intelligrated will provide solutions that are an integral part of the successful life cycle of a system -- from beginning to end.”
Arnold has more than two decades of experience in the warehousing, distribution, fulfillment, and logistics industry including hands-on experience with high volume retail and e-commerce companies. His first-hand experience includes warehouse and distribution center operations, distribution center system management, supply chain optimization, vendor and carrier compliance, item velocity profiling, and e-commerce fulfillment. Arnold is a regular speaker at various material handling and logistics industry events and holds a degree in Business Administration and Business Computer Information Systems from John Brown University.
For sales and marketing information, please contact Emily Smith, senior marketing coordinator, Intelligrated, at (513) 881-5239.
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Intelligrated® is a leading North American-owned, single-point provider of automated material handling solutions with operations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Intelligrated designs, manufactures and installs complete material handling automation solutions, including conveyor systems, IntelliSort® sortation systems, Alvey® palletizers and robotics, Real Time Solutions® order fulfillment systems, warehouse control software and advanced machine controls—all supported by 24x7 Customer Service and Support.
Serving the warehousing, distribution, consumer product manufacturing, postal and parcel markets, Intelligrated collaborates closely with its clients to develop productivity solutions and support their needs throughout the life of their material handling systems.