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Evans Welcomes Michael Russell as Its Newest Warehouse Operations Manager

MELVINDALE, Mich. December 18, 2023  Evans Distribution Systems, a provider of third-party logistics and supply chain solutions, welcomes Michael Russell to its warehouse operations division.

As the Operations Manager, Russell oversaw the launch of Evans’ newest facility located in Brownstown, Mich. He continues to oversee operations by managing office and warehouse staff, processing orders, and ensuring on-time shipments for customers.

“I’ve launched new locations before, so I knew what to expect,” Russell says. “I’m enjoying the fast-paced environment and I’m grateful to have found a job that matches my energy and challenges me.”

Russell holds a degree in business management from Cleary University. He has developed his leadership skills during his time in the U.S. Navy, as a lieutenant with the Detroit Police Department, and in his previous operational roles. He brings extensive logistics knowledge and experience from his positions with Amazon, Penske, and Mastronardi Produce.

“In Mike’s short time at Evans, he has already demonstrated great leadership skills and vast industry knowledge,” says Rich Huziak, Senior Operations Manager with Evans Distribution Systems. “We are excited to have him on our team and look forward to his contribution to Evans’ warehouse operations.”

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About Evans Distribution Systems 

Evans Distribution Systems, headquartered in southeast Michigan, was founded in 1929 as the Central Detroit Warehouse Company. The company has evolved into a full-service, third-party logistics provider offering warehousing, transportation, fulfillment, value-added, and staffing solutions to automotive, manufacturing, food and beverage, consumer goods, and chemical industries. Evans currently employs nearly 300 associates and operates more than 3 million square feet of warehouse space in Michigan. For more information, visit our website at www.evansdist.com. Read the latest supply chain insights on the 3PL Insights blog, and follow the company on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram.