Product lifecyle and reverse logistics leader Genco has appointed Jeremy Witte as chief operating officer for its wholly owned subsidiary, Genco Marketplace.
"Jeremy joins Genco Marketplace at a time of many exciting changes in our business, with our customers and throughout our industry," said Laurie Barkman, president and CEO of Genco Marketplace. "He brings a unique combination of analytics and innovation acumen as we seek to advance technologies and expand operations within the industry. His experience and knowledge aligns well with our vision to be the leader in multi-channel liquidation fulfillment."
"Retail. Reverse Logistics. Technology. All are things I am extremely passionate about," said Witte. "I am deeply honored to join Genco Marketplace, the undisputed leader in this industry and excited to lead the operations and technology teams. I've seen many companies in this business — vendors, customers and partners alike. Genco is one of a kind and I am thrilled to be a part of it."
Witte has more than 10 years of experience in operations, technology and retail. He most recently served as CEO for Elovations Services Group, where he launched operations supporting the global shipping program of the world's largest online auction platform. Witte brings retail and reverse logistics experience from industry leaders Walmart and Amazon.com. He began his career as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army, serving in leadership roles in light-cavalry and infantry organizations with two combat deployments.