Des Plaines, IL-based DSC Logistics promoted Michelle Dilley to COO, marking an important continuation of the company’s leadership and transformation strategy. She will continue to lead the company’s transformation initiative, and holds direct responsibility for DSC’s logistics center operations, which include more than 50 logistics centers nationwide, spanning in excess of 23 million square feet.
Dilley will also lead DSC’s packaging services operations, and continues to have responsibility for engineering, safety and security, quality, business process integration, performance excellence and operations training. Previously, she served as DSC’s Chief Supply Chain Transformation Officer for more than two years. She led the vision for the DSC operating platform of the future, and implemented strategic initiatives to deliver continuous improvement.
DSC Logistics’ Ed Bowersox says, “Michelle has made pivotal contributions to our customers and our company. With expertise in both operations and procurement, her passion to create customer value drives tangible results.”
Dennis Kaiser is Vice President of Content and Public Relations for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Dennis is a communications leader with more than 30 years of experience including as a journalist and in corporate and agency marketing communications roles. He is responsible for Connect’s client content operations and is involved in a range of initiatives ranging from content strategy, message development, copywriting, media relations, social media and content marketing services.
In his most recent corporate communications roles, he led a regional public relations effort across Southern California for CBRE, played a key marketing role on JLL’s national retail team, and was responsible for directing the global public relations effort at ValleyCrest, the nation’s largest commercial landscape services company.
In addition to his vast commercial real estate experience, Dennis has worked on communications and launch strategies for a number of residential projects such as Disney’s Celebration in Florida, Ritter Ranch in Palmdale California (7,200 homes, 22,000 acres), WaterColor in Florida and PremierGarage in Phoenix.
Dennis’s agency background included firms such as Idea Hall and Macy + Associates. He has earned an outstanding reputation with organization leaders as a trusted advisor, strategic program implementer, consensus builder and exceptional collaborator.
Dennis has developed and managed national communications programs for Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, both public and private. He’s successfully worked with journalists across the globe representing clients involved in major-breaking news stories, product launches, media tours, and company news announcements.
Dennis has been involved in a host of charitable and community organizations including the American Cancer Society, Easter Seals, BoyScouts, Chrysalis Foundation, Freedom For Life, HOLA, L.A.’s BEST, Reach Out and Read, Super Bowl Host Committee, and Thunderbirds Charities.
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