Budd Lake, NJ, October 15, 2019—Consolidated Chassis Management (CCM) has named Michael Mitchell Interim COO, effective November 1st. Bringing 30 years of industry experience to the position, Mr. Mitchell, who also serves as VP of Human Resources and Administration, has been with CCM since its launch in 2005.
Mr. Mitchell succeeds Jon Poelma, who will be leaving the company on October 31st. During his seven years with CCM, Mr. Poelma has been instrumental in cementing CCM's position as the leading neutral gray chassis pool manager in the US.
"While we appreciate Mr. Poelma's contributions, we are confident that Mr. Mitchell will seamlessly step into the role of COO. A CCM veteran, Mike brings a deep knowledge of our operations and organization, ensuring a smooth transition and operational continuity," said Mike Wilson, CEO, CCM.
Prior to joining CCM, Mr. Mitchell held several management positions at Matson Terminals, Sea-Land Service and CSX Lines. He began his career with the US Army and is a decorated officer.
CCM is the leading cooperative chassis pool manager, managing the combined fleet of multiple contributors to provide maximum equipment availability and facilitate ease of participation to all involved in intermodal freight transport.? CCM supports all chassis provisioning models and enables participants the ability to choose their chassis provider through CCM's Customer Choice Program. Bringing together an experienced Logistics and M&R staff strategically stationed throughout each region, CCM is committed to high quality and reliable equipment to meet customers' needs.? The Chassis Management Application Suite provides a best-in-class platform for the management of chassis provisioning for all industry stakeholders, allowing CCM to effectively collaborate with steamship lines, railroads, ports and motor carriers at over 300 locations nationwide.