Mark Taylor, MBA, DLP, is the nation’s leading authority on shipping small parcels and shipping technology, with over 30 years of experience consulting for thousands of organizations. He is the author of the only two books ever written on the subject of computerized shipping systems. His latest publication is the New Millennium Edition of Computerized Shipping Systems: Increasing Profit and Productivity Through Technology. Taylor has been featured as the industry expert in the New York Times and has been interviewed on ABC News.
In addition, he is a regular speaker at major industry events including the National Postal Forum, PARCEL, Shipping and Distribution Expo, the National Conference on Operations & Fulfillment, the Council of Logistics Management, Mailcom and Frontline Solutions. He speaks on a wide range of topics from technology to leadership, management, and learning. Taylor has consistently been named as one of the conference’s top speakers.
In 2006, Taylor was named a Distinguished Logistics Professional (DLP) by the American Society of Transportation & Logistics (AST&L) in recognition of his career-long contributions to the field of logistics. He joined a distinguished list of honorees that includes Fredrick W. Smith, chairman, president and CEO of FedEx Corporation, General William A. Gus Pagonis, executive vice president at Sears Logistics Inc., and Don Schneider, chairman of the board, Schneider National Inc.
He writes a monthly column for PARCEL magazine and is a frequent contributor to numerous industry publications, including Operations and Fulfillment, MAIL, and Frontline Solutions magazines.
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