In this role, Mr. Hickey will be directly responsible for identifying areas of operational growth and implementing process improvements and employee development programs for Port Jersey’s warehouse division, Tyler Distribution Centers, Inc. He also will join a newly formed project team tasked with developing and overseeing an upgraded Warehouse Management System. Several other strategic initiatives currently underway throughout the organization also will fall under Mr. Hickey’s purview.
Prior to joining Port Jersey Logistics, Mr. Hickey enjoyed an upwardly mobile tenure with logistics provider USCO and Kuehne & Nagel, where he earned the title of Vice President of Operations and built a solid reputation for designing and implementing innovative strategies to support corporate growth goals, as well as ensuring adherence to the highest standards and efficiency levels for all customers.
“Al’s broad industry experience, enthusiastic drive and operational focus complement our organizational framework, and contribute to the continued development of our winning team,” said Robert Russo, President of Port Jersey Logistics. “We are confident that he will be a valuable addition, and are very happy to welcome him aboard.”
Mr. Hickey is a graduate of LeMoyne College in Syracuse, NY and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a concentration in Operations.