Hawley-Lambert names Jeff Brown director of operations

By Toby Hill

LEVIS, Quebec, and Lexington, S.C. (BRAIN) — Hawley-Lambert has promoted Jeff Brown to director of operations. Formerly distribution center manager in the Hawley-Lambert’s Lexington, South Carolina, facility, Brown brings a strong background in logistics and leadership to his new role, the distributor stated.

“After a long and successful tenure with Target Corporation, we were fortunate to have Jeff join our team in Lexington two years ago,” Hawley-Lambert president Sylvain Caya said. “Jeff’s leadership and extensive knowledge of the distribution business will help support our growth in our four DCs (South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Nevada and Quebec). I couldn’t be more pleased to have Jeff in this role and know he will do great things.”

A native of South Carolina, Brown has a bachelor of science in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina. His career in distribution leadership began in 2003 when he joined Target, where he worked in a regional distribution center in South Carolina and later at Target’s headquarters in Minneapolis.

“I have been fortunate in my career to have worked for a Fortune 500 company. The lessons I learned have served me well,” Brown said. “In all cases, distribution comes down to a good system backed up by people …read more

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