Legacy Transportation Services, a provider of transportation and logistical solutions, announced it hired a vice president of business development.
Joining Legacy is John Otten, who will be responsible for strategic planning, development and execution of customized client solutions, and corporate business development. He will be working from Legacy’s offices in Chicago, Ill.
“John brings considerable expertise in supply chain management solutions and transportation / logistics management for high-value products, tradeshow and special event logistics, fine arts logistics and mobile exhibit marketing,” said John Migliozzi, president, Legacy. “John has been a friend of ours for many years, and we are delighted to have him join our team. He will be a tremendous asset to our business and a valuable resource for our clients.”
Otten previously worked at Allied Van Lines where he held a range of positions over his 30-year career there.
He is active in the Exhibit Designers & Producers Association (EDPA), holding several key positions on the Board. As Convention Chair, Otten established the Convention and Supplier Showcase. He also served as the treasurer, VP Industry programs, VP Association Programs; president elect and as president in 2006.
An alumnus of the University of South Carolina, Otten holds a bachelor’s degree in public administration and political science. He also attended Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management Executive Education program for supply chain management – strategy and planning and Keller Graduate School of Management for marketing.