Priority Freight Appoints New Group Sales and Marketing Director
Priority Freight, a leading global provider of contingency logistics solutions, has appointed Stuart Stobie as Group Sales and Marketing Director. Stuart will be responsible for developing and implementing the company’s global growth strategy, as well raising awareness of Priority Freight’s service offerings in global automotive, aerospace and pharmaceutical industries.
Stuart joins Priority Freight from TNT, where he worked for 28 years in a variety of roles including senior management and at boardroom level. Stuart brings with him vast, global experience in sales, marketing, operations and customer service, having worked across multiple markets, including the UK, the Netherlands, Middle East, Far East and Africa. His last position prior to joining Priority Freight was Managing Director of TNT International UK and Ireland.
Neal Williams, Group Managing Director at Priority Freight, commented: “Priority Freight has experienced sustained growth and built substantial revenues in recent years. With Stuart’s appointment, we’re signalling our intent to further develop the business globally. Stuart brings a wealth of experience and logistics insight that will be sure to add significant value to our business.”
Stuart Stobie, new Group Sales and Marketing Director at Priority Freight, commented: “This is a great time to be joining Priority Freight. It’s a company with a proven track record in emergency logistics, and has great potential to grow its presence in key markets. I’m really looking forward to helping shape the future success of the business.”
With several strategically located offices across Europe, Priority Freight operates globally, 24/7, all year round. Founded in 1996, company revenues exceeded €75m during the 2013/14 financial year. In 2014, the company completed over 100,000 expedited shipments.
In the last 12 months, the Priority Freight group has increased headcount by 34%. To support its continued growing operations, the company is recruiting several positions for various offices – see our current vacancies.