David Bennett to join Farrow U.S.
Toronto, ON – Farrow is pleased to announce that David Bennett will be joining the company as Chief Commercial Officer effective January 4th, 2021.
“It is my pleasure to announce David Bennett will be joining Farrow USA as Chief Commercial Officer,” said CEO Grant Robinson in a statement to employees. He added “David will be focused on driving growth for U.S. operations, including but not limited to, new business development, strategic account management and acquisitions. He will be working collaboratively with our Sales & Marketing team, Client Partnering, the Senior Leadership Team as well as the U.S. leadership, which collectively make a formidable team.”
David offers decades of proven senior leadership and sales expertise, both domestically and internationally having delivered impressive results in start-up’s, mature and transformational, and distressed environments.
Over the years, David has established a robust network in China and other regions in the Asia Pacific area, with a focus on the Trans Pacific trade. He is a frequent contributor on trade matters to a variety of media outlets including the Journal of Commerce where he has become regular source for important trade patterns and trends. Furthermore, he brings an extensive global network of senior level executives in the logistics industry, strong government relations and strategic alliances which will be nurtured into further growth opportunities for Farrow.
David will be traveling across the U.S. frequently, and over the next several months will provide added leadership support to the Air Ocean division, to accelerate the growth Farrow is experiencing.
David resides in Cornelius, NC with his wife Lori, and two sons.
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For further information, please contact:
Grant Robinson, C.E.O.
Farrow is a customs broker and logistics provider with over 100 years of expertise in international trade. It is owned and operated by the third generation of the Farrow family (with the fourth generation involved on a day-to-day basis as well). With over 700 employees and 29 office and warehouse locations, Farrow is among the largest private and family owned customs brokers in North America.
In addition to providing customs brokerage services, Farrow also operates four divisions under the Farrow brand. These include Farrow Logistics (North American Logistics), Farrow Global Logistics (International Freight Forwarding and Global Supply Chain), Farrow Express (Expedited Deliveries), and Farrow Consulting (Import/Export and Trade Management Consulting).
Farrow is a Platinum Club winner of the Canada Best Managed Companies Program.