New Executive Brings Years of Technology Management Experience
Rick McElrath Joins Premier LogiTech as Vice President of Technology Services
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas-November 19, 2012-Premier LogiTech, a Grand Prairie, TX based logistics and technology services company, hired Rick McElrath to run the company’s technology business unit. In that role, he is charged with planning the division’s rapid and profitable growth and will be directly responsible for managing the company’s sales and customer service operations. Prior to Premier, Rick served in various customer service, business development, revenue growth, operational improvement and leadership roles. He spent more than 13 years at Dell where he held various roles in their Services group. Most recently, Rick held the role of Customer Executive/Service Delivery Executive at Dell, where he was responsible for the service execution for several Education/State & Local Government customers. Prior to his business career, Rick spent several years as an Engineer officer in the United States Army where he was awarded several decorations for outstanding service. Mr. McElrath earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the U. S. Military Academy.
Rick had the following to say about his new role: “I am honored to be joining such a solid team at Premier LogiTech. While the organization has experienced tremendous growth, they have not lost sight of who has made this growth possible – their customers. Each member of the team is extremely focused on making sure that they meet the customer’s expectations. The fact that the entire organization is so customer focused, speaks volumes about the leadership, vision and mission of the company. I look forward to expanding the business while ensuring that we, as an organization, never lose sight of our basic principles: Customer Service, Quality, Flexibility, Innovation, Teamwork and Integrity.”
Premier’s President, Scott Paul, said, “Rick brings a wealth of knowledge and industry experience to Premier. He understands the delicate balance between scaling a business and maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction. We value Rick’s skill set, his integrity and we are honored to have Rick join our team. “