Trustee

Palin, Mitch
Palin, Mitch

Born and grew up in Rockaway Beach Queens.
Married 40 Years, 2 adult Children & 2 Grandchildren.


Brooklyn Technical High School- majored in Industrial & Packaging Design Engineering .
City University of New York, Brooklyn College. – BA. Economics & Business Administration.
Adelphi University- Information Technology Masters program.

30+ years as a Logistics and Warehouse/Distribution Executive.

Early career worked in Retail store operations, distribution logistics & Information Technology for Gimbels New York, John Wanamakers Philadelphia & M.Fortunoff of Westbury Corp.

Director of Logistics for Accessory Place Stores inc. Leonia, NJ- Multi store, multi division woments accessory chain.
Designed and built state of the arts automated Pick pack/Shipping systems/inventory controls.

Vice President of Logistics & Distribution for Ashley Stewart large sized women’s wear / Urban Brands. Secaucus NJ.
Headed up search for corporate offices and distribution center facilities.
Expanded company from 14 – to 344 stores, 4 divisions, in the Continental US, Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands. Designed & built 3 distribution centers.

Joined Bed Bath & Beyond in Distribution Center Operations, New York Division- Totowa NJ.

Vice President of Logistics and Distribution for Jimmy Jazz Stores- Secaucus NJ.
Headed up search for corporate offices and distribution center facilities.
Designed & built multi-store pick pack distribution center, all logistics functions.
Developed and implemented custom Point of sale-inventory control and warehouse through put systems

2006 Acquired a Minuteman Press Quick Print franchise in Fair Lawn NJ.
Active in the Fair Lawn Chamber of Commerce- Served as President and serves as Past President on the Executive Board.
Trustee with the Fair Lawn Economic Development Corp., as a Representative for the Chamber of Commerce.

 

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