WASHINGTON, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Secor Group, a Washington, D.C.-headquartered global logistics, mobility and relocation company, today announced that industry veteran Michael McGlaughlin has joined the organization. As the new Director of International Logistics, McGlaughlin will serve a vital role in expanding Secor Group's International Logistics operation out of the company's Dulles, Va. office.
"Michael's decades of experience in the international logistics arena will be an extremely valuable asset to our team and our clients as we continue our growth trajectory within the industry," said Larry DePace, president of global logistics, Secor Group. "His business development know-how, coupled with customer relations expertise in global freight forwarding operations, make him an ideal fit for Secor Group's growing offerings."
McGlaughlin previously served as the director for Kamino International Transport (recently renamed Tigers [USA] Global Logistics), where he worked for 20 years. During his time with the company, McGlaughlin spearheaded the expansion of what was a start-up company into a thriving enterprise that generated up to $12M in annual sales revenue. His role included securing major accounts and managing all phases of shipping and delivery by leveraging an extensive network of global contacts.
Earlier in his career, McGlaughlin served as sales manager at Panalpina, Inc., a provider of supply chain solutions, where he managed large sales and operations teams and supported initiatives to expand into global markets.
McGlaughlin earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration in Business and Marketing from the University of Maryland, College Park. He lives in Rockville, Md. where he is an active member of various amateur sports teams and an outdoor enthusiast.
About Secor Group:
Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the Secor Group's roots date back 120 years to the oldest storage company in our nation's capital – Security Storage. Since our founding in 1890, an unyielding commitment to customers has driven the company from a local moving and storage provider to an international leader in global logistics, mobility and relocation. We recognize many companies can move someone or something from 'point A' to 'point B' – it's not what we do that's different; it's how we do it that makes all the difference. In everything we do, we are accountable, proactive, engaged with customers and ready for change. Service, scale and scope. The Secor Group: Global Logistics, Mobility Services and Relocation Services. Assurance Delivered.
Secor Group companies include: Security Storage Company of Washington, Federal Forwarding, Federal Moving and Storage, Security International, Security International Logistics, DD&S Express, DD&S Brokerage, Davidson Transfer and Storage, Davidson Forwarding, Bolliger, Morse Moving and Storage, Special Products Transfer, VISION Relocation, and West End Moving and Storage. For more information, visit: www.secor-group.com.