Walker SCM, LLC, a minority-certified global transportation and logistics firm based in Valley Stream, NY, is pleased to announce that industry veteran Maria Hill has joined the organization as Director of Sales. Ms. Hill brings over 20 years of diverse industry experience, including key roles in business development, trade lane management, operations, quality control, project management and customer service.
“Maria is the right person at the right time to lead our sales efforts,” commented President and CEO Emmett Walker. “Given her well-rounded resume, we’re confident in her ability to help drive and execute our future commercial strategy. We also expect her to be a major contributor to our goals for revenue growth and future expansion.”
For the past 17 years, Ms. Hill has held positions of escalating responsibility with DHL Global Forwarding, including (most recently) Director BD & KAM, Consumer & Retail Sector; Director MNC, Consumer & Retail Sector - North America; Trade Lane Manager - Latin America, Spain & Portugal; and Operations Manager/U.S. Quality Auditor – Denver, CO. Prior to joining DHL, she served in operational and sales roles with Fritz Companies, Airborne Express and Space Cargo. Ms. Hill, who is based in the greater New York area, is fluent in English and Spanish.