Leadership

American Global Logistics is comprised of a team that is backed by over 70 years of combined experience in the international shipping, domestic transportation and supply chain logistics industries. With this experienced team, AGL is able to provide industry leading quality of services for every shipping and supply chain need of your firm. Your success measures ours and that relationship demands that we put the best experience in the industry at your disposal.

CHAD ROSENBERG

With over 20 years of experience in the industry, Mr. Rosenberg has developed into an expert in international logistics. In 1997, he founded Global Link Logistics and, over the course of 10 years, was able to grow his company to a $200 Million business. After selling it in 2006, Mr. Rosenberg spent a few years traveling and developing strategies that would soon become the basis for his new venture. In 2009, he joined American Global Logistics as the President and CEO. Working with some of the most experienced professionals in the industry, Mr. Rosenberg has leveraged his experience and relationships to quickly transform AGL into one of the fastest growing companies in Atlanta as recognized by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Mr. Rosenberg is quoted regularly in logistics articles and publications. He has also served as a regular panelist for logistics conferences.

EXPERIENCE

PRESIDENT & CEO
American Global Logistics
2009-Presents

FOUNDER & CEO
Global Link Logistics
1997-2006

EDUCATION
Emory University
Bachelor of Arts in Economics


 

JAMES BRILES III

Mr. Briles has served in the international logistics industry for over 10 years. When he began at Global Link Logistics, Mr. Briles focused on establishing new steam ship line relationships and cost procurement over all modes of transportation. He also played a key role in operations, ensuring his team provided industry leading customer service. After helping the company grow from revenues of $50 Million to over $200 Million, Mr. Briles decided to challenge himself even further. With the combination of his managerial skills and knowledge of the industry, he embarked on a new business venture that allowed him to start from the ground up alongside several of the most experienced professionals in international logistics. In 2007, he became a founding member of American Global Logistics, where he continues to thrive and leads the company as one of the fastest growing NVOCC’s in the US.

EXPERIENCE

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
American Global Logistics
2007 – Present
Responsible for all international operations

VICE PRESIDENT OF TRADE & OPERATIONS
Global Link Logistics
2003 – 2007
Responsible for all Steam Ship Line relationships, cost procurement and international operations

EDUCATION
Rutgers University
Bachelor of Arts in Finance
Drexel University
Master of Business Administration in Finance


BLAKE SHUMATE

With over 15 years experience in nearly all areas of the supply chain, Mr. Shumate lends a wealth of knowledge to sharpen his peers at American Global Logistics.  His career started with one of the top furniture importers of the time, Pulaski Furniture.  During his service, Mr. Shumate began his career by managing domestic inbound/outbound shipping and coordinating international freight.  Later he would move on to be the company’s Continuous Improvement Manager.  As the CIM, he was responsible for learning the work flow for all internal departments in efforts to create efficiencies and savings. Mr. Shumate led teams that produced over $1 Million dollars in average annual savings.  In Feb of 2003, Mr. Shumate joined Global Link Logistics as Regional Manager.  In this role, he served the company by opening, managing, and growing satellite locations in VA, PA, NC, and IL. These locations would grow to handle over 60% of all company ocean, air, import, and export operations.  In 2007, he became a founding member of American Global Logistics, where he continues to contribute his experience to foster customer service and process improvement.

EXPERIENCE

CHIEF SOLUTIONS OFFICER
American Global Logistics
November 2007 – Present

REGIONAL MANAGER
Global Link Logistics
Feb 2003 – November 2007

EDUCATION
Old Dominion University
Bachelor of Science in Communications
Phoenix University
Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering


 

Dan Glennon

Mr. Glennon brings over 15 years as a Chief Financial Officer and/or Chief Operating Officer helping mid-sized organizations scale rapidly and profitably. After graduating from Harvard Business School in 1996, he worked as a strategy consultant for Marakon Associates prior to his first Chief Financial Officer role. In 2005 Mr. Glennon joined Teavana, a mall based retailer of loose-leaf tea, as Chief Financial Officer when the company had 18 company-owned stores and helped grow this organization to over 300 company stores in multiple countries. Along the way, he lead Teavana’s initial public offering on the NYSE in 2011 and its sale to Starbucks in 2012. Most recently, Mr. Glennon was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Spanx, the market leader in women’s shapewear. Mr. Glennon joined American Global Logistics in October 2016 as Chief Financial Officer. He also serves on the national board of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation and is its finance committee chairman.

EXPERIENCE

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
American Global Logistics
July 2016 – Present

CFO & COO
Spanx
2014 – 2016
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Teavana
2005 – 2014

EDUCATION
Harvard Business School
Master of Business Administration
University of Georgia
Bachelor of Business Administration