ELIZABETH, NJ – August 6, 2015 – East Coast Warehouse & Distribution, a leading temperature-controlled logistics provider located on the Port of New York/New Jersey, has named Ed Cole Vice President of its transportation arm, Safeway Trucking, Inc.
Since he was hired in 2009, Ed has held various positions within the company, most recently Director of Transportation. Prior to joining East Coast Warehouse, Ed served as Regional Field Services Director for DHL and Director of Operations for Comet Delivery Service. Prior to these roles, he served as Captain, Infantry Officer in the United States Army.
“Ed has a proven record of innovation and experience in the trucking industry,” said Jamie Overley, CEO of East Coast Warehouse. “He is frequently lauded by our customers for his commitment to execution and service, making this a well-deserved promotion.”
A graduate of the United States Military Academy, Ed holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
About East Coast Warehouse & Distribution
For more than 60 years, East Coast Warehouse & Distribution has served as a preeminent 4PL leader, offering integrated temperature-controlled logistics services to food and beverage importers. Its state-of-the-art, 38 million cubic square foot facility strategically located in an overweight zone on the Port of New York/New Jersey, expedited U.S. Customs and Border Protection Exam Services, transportation capabilities and value-added services offers clients a 4PL end-to-end solution that is sophisticated and seamless. For more information, please visit www.ecwd.staging.wpengine.com.