AIT Worldwide Logistics Expands to Open Canadian Office in Toronto
ITASCA, ILLINOIS (August 6, 2013) – With today’s opening of the company’s newest international office in Toronto, Ontario, global expansion continues to be the defining theme for AIT Worldwide Logistics.
The first-ever Canadian location in AIT’s network is headed by Independent Contractor Branko Burazin. A logistics expert with almost three decades of operations experience, Burazin has dedicated his entire career to serving the ‘Golden Horseshoe’ region of southern Ontario which encompasses more than 25% of the country’s population. “AIT-Toronto will combine entrepreneurial passion with the global reach of an established leader in transportation management to deliver a solutions-based approach to logistics,” he said. Burazin added, “I’m thrilled to be part of an organization that, at the very core, is built on a tradition of family values.”
“The establishment of this location in the commercial and financial center of the United States’ largest trading partner is an integral step in our expansion strategy,” said AIT’s Executive Vice President, Ray Fennelly. “We are ecstatic to have a true industry professional in Branko supporting our growth and our customers in the region.”
Vaughn Moore, President and CEO of AIT commented, “Our company places a high value on the vast experience that Branko brings to the AIT family and we offer him our warmest welcome. The Toronto office not only helps to extend AIT’s global footprint, but it will also strengthen the relationships with our Canadian customers and partners, generating many exciting new opportunities.”
AIT-Toronto is a 5,000 square foot facility serving the fifth most populous city in North America and positioned adjacent to Toronto Pearson International Airport, one of the 20 busiest airports in the world. Among its full range of supply chain services, the location specializes in time-sensitive transportation and third-party logistics (3PL) offerings including warehousing, fulfillment and asset destruction:
AIT Worldwide Logistics
1745 Bonhill Road, Unit 5
Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1C1
Phone: +1 (905) 565-6515
Fax: +1 (905) 565-5930
Toll free: +1 (855) 565-6515
About AIT Worldwide Logistics
Founded in 1979, Itasca, Illinois-based AIT Worldwide Logistics is a full service transportation management provider. AIT’s 42 offices join 190 global service centers to form a vast partner network spanning six continents. By coupling a flexible non-asset based business model with robust technology that presents end-to-end shipment visibility, AIT delivers precisely tailored supply chain enhancements for almost every industry imaginable. With 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 www.aitworldwide.com.
At AIT, we passionately value our co-workers, partners and communities while vigorously seeking opportunities to earn our customers' trust by delivering exceptional worldwide logistics solutions.
AIT Worldwide Logistics, Inc.
P.O. Box 66730
Chicago, IL 60666-0730