Tucker Blog

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Tucker Company announces hiring of two new executives

Cherry Hill, NJ (June 21, 2008) – Jeffrey Tucker, CEO of Tucker Company, Cherry Hill, N.J., has announced the hiring of two new executives. Holly Caprio has joined the company as a senior national accounts manager; Michael Arlotta was named a customer service coordinator.

Caprio was previously a senior sales representative for Novartis Pharmaceuticals, East Hanover, N.J. Her responsibilities included marketing the firm’s products to physicians in the western New York area. She had also served as a regional sales manager for Curbell, Inc., a medical equipment manufacturer based in Orchard Park, N.Y. In additional to her sales responsibilities, she also headed up the company’s product and sales training functions. Caprio is a University of Buffalo graduate with a B.S. degree in Business Management.

Michael Arlotta was previously with Jevic Transportation, Delanco, N.J. as a manager of the Loss Prevention and Claims departments. Prior to that he held a management position with Wiz Distributors, Carteret, N.J. Arlotta has a B.S. degree in Management from Rutgers School of Business, and served in the U.S.
Army as a military police officer.

Hugh McLaughlin, Tucker Company vice president stated, “We’re very pleased to add the expertise of Holly and Michael to meet the rapid growth that we are experiencing in the medical and pharmaceutical fields.”

Tucker Company was established in 1961. The firm provides a complete range of logistics services for commercial shippers throughout North America, including freight transportation management for truckload and less-than-truckload freight, intermodal, expedited, and air freight. The firm’s website is: www.tuckerco.com.

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