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Rob Betchley Appointed as New CEO of American Expediting

Media, PA, June 8, 2023 – American Expediting, a leading provider of time-critical logistics solutions, recently announced that its Board of Directors has elected Rob Betchley as the company’s next Chief Executive Officer. 

With over 20 years of experience in senior leadership roles, Betchley has demonstrated exceptional strategic vision and operational expertise. He has a proven ability to drive organizational performance and deliver outstanding results. Throughout his career, Betchley has consistently built strong teams and fostered a culture of collaboration and excellence.

Prior to joining American Expediting, Betchley held executive positions at several prominent logistics companies, where he spearheaded successful growth initiatives and navigated complex market challenges in the healthcare industry. His deep understanding of the industry and his passion for delivering exceptional customer service will undoubtedly contribute to American Expediting’s continued success and expansion.

In his role as CEO, Betchley will lead the company’s strategic direction, focusing on strengthening its position as a market leader in time-critical logistics. He will work closely with the talented team at American Expediting to drive operational excellence, enhance customer value, and foster innovation to meet the evolving needs of clients in an increasingly fast-paced business landscape.

“I am thrilled to join American Expediting as its new CEO,” said Rob Betchley. “The company has a strong reputation for providing reliable, time-sensitive logistics solutions, and I am committed to building upon that foundation. Together with the exceptional team at American Expediting, we will continue to exceed customer expectations, drive growth, and deliver industry-leading service to our partners.”

The board of directors at American Expediting expressed their confidence in Betchley’s appointment. “We are delighted to welcome Rob Betchley to the American Expediting team as CEO,” said Terry Solvedt, Executive Chairman of the Board. “AmEx has tripled in size over the past few years, confirming our reputation as an industry leader in expedited on-demand delivery that our customers can trust. Rob’s prior experience in our primary market, life science, coupled with his outstanding cultural leadership skills, will propel our continued growth as we pursue our mission of improving lives one critical shipment at a time.”

Rob Betchley’s appointment as CEO of American Expediting went into effect on May 19, 2023, and he will be based at the company’s headquarters in Media, PA. With his strong leadership and strategic vision, Betchley is poised to lead American Expediting through its next phase of growth and reinforce the company’s position as an industry leader.

About American Expediting:

American Expediting provides expert and highly specialized services from cold-chain logistics to urgent same-day ground transport for its life science partners. Leading with confidence and precision, American Expediting is recognized as the premier North American provider of specialty transport, logistics, storage, and distribution solutions due to its hard-earned reputation for best-in-class and on-time performance.  

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