Board of Directors

       

John Singleton

Board Chairman & Chief Executive Officer 

Mr. Singleton has 25 years of experience in the logistics and supply chain industry. Over the course of his career, he has held executive management positions and led the supply chain management teams at various companies including  Ascena (Ann Inc.), Abercrombie & Fitch and JCPenney. Mr. Singleton is a retired US veteran Air Force Lt. Colonel and holds a BS degree in Accounting from the University of Kentucky and a MA in Economics from Oklahoma University.


Karla Hatley
President, North America

Ms. Hatley more than 25 years of experience in the logistics and supply chain industry. Over the course of her career, she has held executive leadership roles in sales and operations within Wen-Parker Logistics, and began her logistics career in 1990 at what is now known as Lbrands.

Sum Ho
Managing Director, Greater China, East and Southeast Asia

Mr. Ho has over 20 years experience working in freight forwarding and international transportation. Prior to joining Wen-Parker in 2001, Mr. Ho held a number of sales, business development, and general management positions for large multi-national corporations such as Star Trans and FedEx. Mr. Ho holds an undergraduate degree in social sciences.

Darin Makepeace
Vice-President, Strategic Client Operations

Mr. Makepeace has a broad background in transportation spanning over 15 years.  He has previous experience in trucking, warehousing and domestic and international freight forwarding operations.  Prior to joining WPL,  Mr. Makepeace was with Penske Logistics, where he focused primarily on U.S. warehousing and distribution for the automotive sector.  Mr. Makepeace is a Six Sigma Green Belt. 


Joyce New

Independent Director

Ms. New has over 20 years of experience in the logistics and supply chain industry and is currently based in Malaysia since joining Wen-Parker. Prior to joining Joyce held key sales administration and management positions in various retail companies throughout Asia.

Anthony Romano
Independent Director

In 20+ years in retail management, Mr. Romano has held CEO, President and board positions at Destination Maternity Corporation and Charming Shoppes Inc, and executive leadership positions at other major publicly-held retailers, including Ascena Retail Group, Inc and ANN Inc. He began his career as a CPA with the predessor of Ernst and Young.

He is the lead independent director (Chairman) of the Board of Directors of Benco Dental Supply Company, a $750+ million privately held distributor of dental supplies, equipment and technology in the USA. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Syracuse University with a BS in Accounting, where he was a four-year football letterman, Academic All-American, and one of eleven senior Division 1 football players recognized nationally by the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame as a scholar-athlete.

Jialing Wang
Independent Director

Ms. Wang has been a part of Wen-Parker Logistics from the beginning as her husband (Alex New) founded the company in 1997.  Ms. Wang has held various roles within the company.  Prior to Wen-Parker Logistics, Ms. Wang lived in Shanghai and worked at Johnson and Johnson before beginning a career in logistics with Star Air Freight.  Ms Wang majored in chemistry at East China Normal University.