Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 11, 2015 - Worldwide Express, a Dallas-based global package and freight-shipping firm, today announced that Joel Clum has joined their executive team as Senior Vice President of Franchise Operations. The move provides Worldwide Express with new talent to support the company’s rapidly expanding business, which was recently listed as the seventh largest freight brokerage firm by Transport Topics.
“We’ve worked with Joel for years through CarrierDirect and are very excited by what his addition will bring to our company and franchises,” said Tom Madine, President and CEO of Worldwide Express. “His skillset and experiences will be an important piece to get us to where we’re headed as a company.”
Clum comes from the leading transport and logistics consultancy, CarrierDirect, where he supported the firm’s establishment as one of the most highly regarded management advisory companies in the freight industry.
“This is a tremendous compliment to the work we do at CarrierDirect and the talent we have in our consulting practice,” said Jett McCandless, CEO of CarrierDirect. “We’ve worked with Worldwide as a strategic partner for years as they’ve expanded into the freight industry and look forward to many more years of partnership to come.”
Prior to CarrierDirect, Clum worked with Accenture Strategy in the U.S., China and Europe with the Fortune 500 on corporate strategy initiatives for growth and improved operating performance. These experiences and his background in analytics and technology will be instrumental to Worldwide Express as the company grows and adds to its suite of offerings.
“I’ve worked with companies of all sizes across the globe and have been continually impressed with the Worldwide organization, the solutions they bring to shippers and the value they create in their partnership with UPS and freight carriers,” said Clum. “It’s an incredible honor to be part of this team.”
Worldwide Express is a global logistics company based in Dallas that has handled millions of package and freight shipments for more than 35,000 small to midsize businesses. With more than 150 franchises across the country, Worldwide Express is one of the largest authorized resellers of express shipping for UPS, as well as a trusted freight partner to more than 55 carriers. To learn more, visit http://www.wwex.com.
CarrierDirect is a leading advisory firm to freight carriers and third-party logistics companies, supporting their visions to become top enterprises in their space. To learn more, visit http://www.carrierdirect.co or follow them on LinkedIn.
SOURCE Worldwide Express