DAVACO, a North American leader of high-volume programs for retail, restaurant, and hospitality brands, announced today that Keith Winters has joined the company’s senior management team as COO. In this role, Winters is responsible for developing and implementing overall business strategies, plans, and procedures, as well as overseeing business operations including the management of retail, restaurant, and hospitality divisions; sales and marketing; and technology. He reports to Rick Davis, founder/CEO.
“We are pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Winters as COO,” says Davis. “Keith’s vision and focus on strategic business development, customer service, and technology align well with DAVACO’s long-term business goals and culture to offer the best speed to market solutions for global brands. With over 30 years of experience and operational expertise around the world, in-depth knowledge of consolidation and logistics, and an appreciation for reliability and brand consistency, we know Keith will add significant value to DAVACO and our clients.”
Keith was previously COO at Crane Worldwide Logistics, where he oversaw all corporate, field, finance, risk management, real estate, legal, and compliance operations. He is a graduate of Kent State University and holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas, as well as certificates in risk and insurance from Florida State University.