Americold announces appointment of new executive vice president & chief commercial officerFriday, June 23, 2017
Americold, provider of temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics to the food industry, announced that Tim Hinckley has joined the company as an executive vice president and its chief commercial officer.
In his new position, Mr. Hinckley will take responsibility for Americold’s business development—guiding Key Account and Regional Account relationship activities; Voice of the Industry and Voice of the Customer channels; branding, marketing and communications; and overall customer experience.
He joins Americold from his most recent role as senior vice president of global logistics at Hasbro, where he was responsible for warehousing, transportation and customs brokerage.
Prior to Hasbro, Mr. Hinckley worked for 27 years across a variety of FedEx business units with his final role being managing director of global accounts.
“Tim is a supply chain industry veteran with an extensive background in logistics operations and commercial strategy, and I’m very excited to have him join our executive team,” commented Fred Boehler, president & CEO of Americold. “We look forward to his implementation of ideas and ability to drive customer-oriented enhancements throughout our commercial process.”
Mr. Hinckley holds a bachelor's degree in marketing and sales management from Bowling Green State University, and an MBA from Auburn University.