AIT Worldwide Logistics Welcomes New Regional Director of Sales

ITASCA, ILLINOIS (April 25, 2016) – Jim Owens has joined AIT Worldwide Logistics as the company’s Director of Sales, East Region. Over the course of two decades in the supply chain management industry, he has developed an in-depth knowledge of global logistics operations across all modes of transport.

In his new role, Owens oversees business development and drives revenue growth for AIT’s eastern region of the United States from Boston, Massachusetts to San Juan, Puerto Rico. He is also responsible for recruiting and developing the region’s sales co-workers and he reports to Ben Naro, Vice President, Sales.

“We are very excited to have Jim aboard and we are looking forward to the contributions he will make with AIT,” said Naro. “He brings a wealth of sales experience and knowledge and he will be a tremendous asset to spur sales growth for the region.”

Owens previously served as Vice President, Global Sales for UTi Worldwide. He is based in the Boston, Massachusetts area where he serves the local community as a youth sports coach and acts as an elected corporator for the local YMCA.

About AIT Worldwide Logistics

Founded in 1979, Itasca, Illinois-based AIT Worldwide Logistics is a full service transportation management provider. With continental headquarters in Chicago, Amsterdam and Hong Kong, AIT’s offices form a vast network spanning the globe. By coupling a flexible business model with robust technology that presents end-to-end shipment visibility, AIT delivers precisely tailored supply chain efficiencies for almost every industry imaginable. Leveraging creative, competitively priced multimodal solutions, AIT removes the complexity from global logistics puzzles, helping companies thrive by regaining focus on the core goals of their business. For more information, visit

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