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Aries Appoints First Chief Operating Officer

Scaling up to accommodate growth, Houston-based global logistics company Aries Worldwide Logistics has appointed Russ Schamun as its first chief operating officer. A seasoned logistics leader, Schamun brings 25 years of executive leadership, strategy, operations and business development experience to this new role.

“Our commitment to giving people what they want, when they want it is the primary reason for our growth,” said Jeff McIntyre, Aries CEO. “The time was right to add a proven logistics executive to our growing team. Russ will help set the course for further growth and sustainability.”

Schamun will focus on continued development of operational excellence for all of Aries freight and logistics services.

“I’m confident that the leadership, commitment to growth and passion that Aries brings to the logistics industry will propel its growth,” says Schamun.


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About Lisa Brown

Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM. In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.

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