Green Bay, Wis.—April 30, 2012—Transportation fuel management and advisory firm BreakthroughFuel appointed Kevin O’Meara as Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Effectiveness.
“O’Meara is an excellent fit for the company as we continue to grow,” said Craig Dickman, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Innovation Officer, BreakthroughFuel. “His leadership and knowledge of logistics and supply chain management will provide a great value to our clients.”
In his new position, O’Meara will be responsible for extending BreakthroughFuel’s services across the supply chain and leveraging energy knowledge, information services and collaborative opportunities to advance the competitive position of clients.
“I’m excited to be joining a company that has truly revolutionized the way manufacturers, particularly logistics teams within a company, think about fuel management and how to transport goods to market,” said O’Meara. “BreakthroughFuel is truly on the cutting edge for helping companies reduce transportation costs.”
O’Meara has more than 25 years of experience in the supply chain and logistics fields. Prior to joining Breakthrough Fuel, he was the Senior Director of Logistics in charge of managing the entire logistics operations for finished goods at The Whirlpool Corp. A veteran of United States Army, O’Meara received his Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University, his MBA from the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh and is a graduate of Harvard University’s General Management Program.