Technology provider ModusLink Global Solutions named Tom Nightingale, most recently chief marketing officer at Con-way, president for sales and marketing.
Nightingale is a veteran of businesses in the freight transportation world and led efforts at Con-way to extend the brand of a business with a foundation in domestic trucking and reach into global logistics markets. He also has been active in broader industry initiatives, including work with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals.
“Tom has the right mix of industry experience and sales and marketing acumen to build our market position and accelerate our plans for new business growth,” said ModusLink President and CEO Joseph C. Lawler.
ModusLink, based in Waltham, Mass., specializes in supply chain and aftermarket software the company says support rapid response to changing market dynamics.
Nightingale’s career in transportation includes positions at UPS, CSX, Schneider National and the Con-way business.