SOURCE: ACI Last Mile Network

ACI Last Mile Network

February 24, 2016 11:00 ET

Kevin Collins Hired to Lead ACI's Growing e-Commerce Delivery Service

Executive Named to Advance the Company's Strategic Move Into Home Delivery of Parcels

LONG BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 24, 2016) - ACI Last Mile Network (ACI), the nation's largest and fastest-growing residential distributor of print media and parcels, has named Kevin Collins as Executive Vice President, responsible for all aspects of ACI's parcel logistics network. Collins will oversee and lead the company's burgeoning parcel distribution and logistics services.

"Kevin is hands-down the best person to lead our evolution into an e-commerce logistics powerhouse," said Keith Somers, CEO of ACI Last Mile Network. "With his successful track record and leadership in transportation operations, engineering, sales and business development, he is uniquely qualified to guide our e-commerce strategy."

Headquartered in Long Beach, California with a national footprint, ACI recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. The company is the largest U.S. distributor of print media, including newspapers, magazines, catalogs and also parcels. It is now leveraging that national network to efficiently serve e-commerce companies and parcel shippers as well.

"E-commerce is rapidly growing and evolving," said Collins. "ACI combines a highly saturated residential delivery network with cutting-edge technology to provide fast, reliable and economical home delivery that strengthens e-commerce brands, allowing for increased consumer loyalty and bottom-line growth."

Collins brings two decades of experience in transportation and logistics to ACI, including senior leadership roles at Newgistics, GENCO (since acquired by FedEx®) and Velocity Express. He led national teams and successfully implemented new business initiatives in parcel delivery and e-commerce distribution with leading U.S. parcel integrators, the U.S. Postal Service, Amazon and many of the top and most innovative e-tailers. Collins is a graduate of the University of Southern California with degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering.

About ACI Last Mile Network (ACI)
ACI Last Mile Network, headquartered in Long Beach, California has the fastest-growing delivery network and provides home delivery services to its e-commerce and print
customers. Their technology innovations have grown their business for more than 50 years. ACI's trademarked "Two Channels, Millions of Doorsteps, One Powerhouse" speaks to their ability to fulfill the growing demand for high-volume delivery to the "last mile." For more information, visit acilastmile.com.