Lakeland, Fla. - Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced today that Charlie Piper has joined the company as vice president of business development. Based in Chicago, Piper will focus on business growth for all of the company’s logistics services.

Piper has more than 25 years of supply chain experience, most recently serving as vice president of business development with Fidelitone Inc., a national provider of integrated supply chain services. In this role, he delivered logistics and fulfillment solutions to customers in a variety of industries, including ecommerce and retail. Previously, Piper held leadership roles in business development for New Breed Logistics, PECO Pallet Inc., Donprint, and CHEP Americas.

“We’re thrilled to continue expanding the business development team to support our dynamic growth,” said Duane Sizemore, Saddle Creek senior vice president, marketing and business development. “With his proven experience in developing strategic supply chain solutions, Charlie further strengthens our talented team. His experience in ecommerce and retail will make him a great resource for our current and prospective customers.”

Piper holds a degree in finance from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.