New warehouse/distribution director in New Jersey
Rafael Varela has taken on the role of senior director of warehouse operations at East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a temperature-controlled logistics provider located in the port of New York/New Jersey and in Philadelphia PA (both USA).
Varela assumes responsibility for warehouse operations on both New Jersey campuses in Elizabeth and Jersey City, as well as for the company’s co-pack, inventory, safety and quality teams.
A former US army captain, Varela has held senior leadership positions with Amazon, Cardinal Health and Cintas. He specializes in employee development, leadership, contract negotiation, customer retention and delivering on financial goals. (ah)