Kellner will oversee human resource programs to attract, engage, and retain top talent and bolster global expansion for the growing tech company
CARY, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#TMS—MercuryGate® International, Inc., (MercuryGate), the largest and rapidly growing independent Transportation Management System (TMS) provider, today announced the appointment of Traci Kellner as Chief People Officer, reporting to President and CEO Joe Juliano.
Kellner brings significant experience running global Human Resource (HR) organizations to MercuryGate. As Chief People Officer, she will oversee development of MercuryGate’s people strategy, encompassing talent acquisition, talent development and learning, organizational development and effectiveness, total rewards and the employee experience to address the company’s rapid growth in the U.S. market and international expansion.
“Traci is a dynamic and passionate HR leader with an exceptional track record for developing winning cultures that support accelerated growth and transformation in complex technology companies,” said Juliano. “Since April, as a consultant, she has already led our HR team through rapid change and has made a positive impact to our operations.”
“I am fortunate to be part of MercuryGate’s leadership team during this pivotal time in the company’s history,” said Kellner. “Going forward, I am excited to continue cultivating and supporting the people who make it a great company.”
Previously, Kellner was the President of Quantum People Solutions, Inc., an HR consulting company elevating organizational performance through a global, people-based agenda. Prior to Quantum, Kellner served as Executive Vice President of Human Capital for Beeline, formerly IQNavigator, the world’s largest independent provider of solutions for sourcing and managing the complex world of contingent labor. Before that she was HR Director for Accellent, a manufacturing services company to the medical device industry. Earlier in her career, Kellner held HR director roles with TeleTech Holdings and Standard Register, respectively.
Kellner holds a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Colorado Boulder. She is a member of the advisory board for Birchtree Global, LLC and served as a board member of Leadership Ascent which offers the most progressive and professional development programs available by providing the tools, coaching and applied experiences to build superior leaders and visionaries.
MercuryGate provides powerful transportation management solutions proven to be a competitive advantage for today’s most successful shippers, 3PLs, freight forwarders, brokers, and carriers. MercuryGate’s solutions are unique in their native support of all modes of transportation on a single platform including Parcel, LTL, Truckload, Air, Ocean, Rail, and Intermodal. Through the continued release of innovative, results-driven technology and a commitment to making customers successful, MercuryGate delivers exceptional value for TMS users through improved productivity and operational efficiency. MercuryGate offers business intelligence to improve transportation processes, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce costs. Find out why MercuryGate has set the industry standard for the most adaptable, comprehensive transportation solutions suite in the industry at www.mercurygate.com or on Twitter at @MercuryGate.