Houston-based global logistics company Aries Worldwide Logistics has appointed Russ Schamun as its first Chief Operating Officer.
A recognized and seasoned logistics leader, recently at CEVA, Russ boasts over 25 years of executive leadership, strategy, operations, and business development experience.
“Our commitment to giving people what they want, when they want it, is the primary reason for our growth,” said Jeff McIntyre, Aries CEO.
“We are now poised to become a premiere logistics provider in the United States with a global reach, so the time was right to add a proven logistics executive to our growing team. I am excited that Russ will help set the course for further growth and sustainability.”
Russ added, “I’m very excited about Aries’ future. I’m confident that the leadership, commitment to growth, and passion that Aries brings to the logistics industry will propel its growth.”
Russ will focus on continued development of operational excellence for all of Aries freight and logistics services.
He served in numerous executive roles and is a graduate of the University of Alabama where he lettered in Football.