Chief Executive Officer, Canada & Chief Customer Officer
- University of Illinois, BA
Kevin Coleman is Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Canada and Chief Customer Officer (CCO) of CJ Logistics America.
As CEO, Canada, Kevin leads the strategy for regional growth and expansion. For the company’s Canada-based operations, including warehousing, transportation and international freight forwarding, Kevin has executive oversight of capabilities development and management, sales and marketing, customer operations, technology infrastructure and security, human capital and talent, and financial performance.
As CCO of CJ Logistics America, Kevin is responsible for customer strategic partnerships, business development and emerging channels, supply chain solutions and analytics, supply chain consulting and marketing communications. In his capacity as CCO, Coleman drives the company’s vision for delivering customer value. In collaboration with the executive team, he is responsible for customer retention and the development of expanded capabilities. Kevin heads Strategic Partnerships Council, managing the partnership system to maximize the potential of the supply chain and achieve customers’ business goals.
Over the past 15 years, Kevin has expanded the strategic partnership process, customer solutions capabilities and early adoption of emerging technologies that facilitate supply chain analysis and network design. He led the launch and growth of the company’s consulting services platform, the development of its robust network optimization capabilities, and the implementation of best-of-breed systems to visualize data in an actionable way for customers. Under his leadership, the company has achieved significant strategic growth.
Kevin joined the company in 2002 as Director, Strategic Partnerships and was promoted to roles of increasing responsibility including Senior Director, Customer Solutions in 2009 and Vice President, Customer Solutions in 2011. Kevin was promoted to senior vice president in 2016. He spent eight years in consulting for TZA Associates, Oracle, MarchFIRST and Deloitte, working in supply chain strategy, technology and operational design. He has a BA from the University of Illinois.