President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Carter joined Beavex in August 2017 as its President and Chief Executive Officer. He is a proven and progressive supply chain leader who has successfully managed operations, sales, and shared service functions across various business units and industry verticals. Mr. Carter has consistently been recognized for his ability to drive extraordinary results and sustainable improvements in competitive environments across North America and International trade lanes. Terry has 25+ years of experience with FedEx Ground, RPS Inc, and DHL holding various executive roles. Additionally Mr. Carter has held senior leadership positions at Brown Integrated Logistics, and World Wide Technology Inc.
Chief Financial Officer
Lauren Childers oversees the financial management of Beavex. Prior to becoming the company’s CFO, Lauren held the roles of VP of Finance and Controller at Beavex. Earlier in her career, Lauren was SVP Global Strategy and Performance at Crawford & Company, the world’s largest claims administration company. Prior to that, Lauren was the CFO of Crawford’s Broadspire business unit, a $275M division. Before joining Crawford, Lauren held a variety of finance, accounting, auditing, and corporate development positions with AirServ and The Carlyle Group. Lauren began her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, working both in the audit and transaction services practices. Lauren is a CPA and has a Masters in Accounting from the University of Southern California, and undergraduate degrees in Math and Psychology from Vanderbilt University..
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. McDade joined Beavex in 2013 as its SVP Operations for the Central Division, a $100M+ operating unit in which he held full P&L responsibility. Scott was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in February 2017, and is responsible for implementing operational improvement strategies and efficiencies throughout Beavex. Prior to joining Beavex, Scott was Division President for Velocity Express and held full P&L responsibility for the Eastern United States. Mr. McDade attended the University of South Carolina with a major in Business Administration.
Chief Information Officer
Mr. Kierstead joined Beavex in June 2016 and is responsible for providing leadership to the IT Organization. He is passionate about delivering market differentiating technology, and treats IT as a revenue generator not a cost center. Eric focuses on solutions with significant ROI, and is implementing a systems roadmap to make Beavex the technology leader in Final Mile Logistics. Prior to Beavex, he was CIO of the International Division at Ozburn-Hessey Logistics (OHL). Mr. Kierstead began his career in Telecommunications, where he was a Software Developer and moved into leadership roles of increasing responsibility. Mr. Kierstead has B.S. and M.E. degrees from Cornell University in Engineering , and an M.S. in Computer Science from Kansas State University.
President – Guardian Medical Logistics
Mr. Waldon joined Guardian Medical Logistics(GML) in 2004 and became a member of the BeavEx leadership team in 2012 as part of the strategic acquisition of GML. Mr. Waldon brings more than 25 years of experience in building revenue-generating businesses in highly competitive and dynamic market segments and has been instrumental in growing GML into a market segment leader. He is proven in needs analysis, forecasting and team-based implementation and has successfully generated more than $100 million in contract value growth in various markets segments including transportation, financial data processing, logistics and retail. At GML, he is known for identifying opportunities and implementing innovative market strategies that yield annuity stream revenue growth, increased market share and market differentiation. Prior to GML, as Senior Director at DST Output, Mr. Waldon innovated new solutions for both the Transportation and Property and Casualty sectors which became two of the most profitable growth sectors for the then global leader in Mutual Funds data processing, parent company DST Systems.
Senior Director of Human Resources
Jennifer Mancuso joined BeavEx in 2015 as the Director of Human Resources and was promoted to Senior Director of HR in May 2017. She is responsible for all facets of the Human Resources function including employee recruiting, employee relations, training and development, benefits, payroll, and legal compliance. Prior to joining BeavEx, Jennifer developed the HR function at McMaster-Carr Industrial Supply Company where she was responsible for partnering with the operations to transform the Sales and Finance functions. Before joining McMaster-Carr, Jennifer held a variety of roles in the Human Resources field in the food service industry at RARE Hospitality and Intertek. Jennifer has her undergraduate degree in Spanish and Sociology from Wake Forest University.
VP of Sales and Marketing
Mr Bucklin joined Beavex in March 2017 and provides leadership to both the Sales and Marketing organizations. Dave has over 30 years of expertise in Logistics, which has made him an expert at understanding clients’ needs and creating innovative supply chain solutions. Prior to joining Beavex, Dave held Sales Leadership roles at Keuhne & Nagel, Kraft Foods and the Dial Corporation. Dave holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois.