ROVA is a revolutionary on-demand delivery platform headquartered in the Boston market, has named Charles (Chuck) Moyer of Franklin, TN, to President's position.
FREMOMT, CA: Moyer will work with the company CEO Thomas McGrath. The firm takes its one-of-kind concept of pairing independent contract drivers to businesses requiring deliveries to a national audience. He also brings an extensive array of services to his role with ROVA, which extends to 42 years in the transportation industry. He has worked as a Senior Executive in several Supply Chain Management capacities. Thirty-six of those years were invested in Final Mile (hub to destination) logistics, four years in regional trucking/warehouse operations, and two years air freight. His background also has fifteen years in private equity/M&A (mergers & acquisition) experience.
Recently, Moyer worked as president of the Birmingham, AL-based PACE USA, a versatile ground transportation logistics solution. For almost three years, he worked with the organization to aid in diversifying the company's client base. He was also the CEO of Express Courier International from 2006 to 2014.
He has been there in the field of transportation logistics since his time at Northern Kentucky University. His early background also inculcates serving as an independent contractor driver, so he knows the industry well.
Moyer worked as the president of the CLDA from 2018 to 2020, previously called the Messenger Courier Association of America, and is a 14-year member of the organizations. He is a past member of the National Pharmaceutical Distributors Task Force and represents the industry with government affairs, lobbying for the organization at the state and federal levels. He has served as an advisory capacity to industry software firms, legal firms, vendor companies, state legislators, carriers, and shippers. He has spoken at many national events and has been quoted in trade publications and the Wall Street Journal and SiriusXM Radio.
He said that he had known ROVA CEO Tom McGrath for years, through the CLDA. He said, "Im excited about this opportunity. The industry continues to evolve, and Tom and his team have done a great job building out the technology that will drive this concept and is a much-needed solution within today's supply chain."
Moyer has established a secure connection with the shippers and carriers alike and stated that the ROVA solution is timely and what many companies require to remain competitive relating to the Final Mile (hub to destination) delivery, Moyer said that he plans to work with McGrath to develop several additional markets, including healthcare, mall management groups, auto parts, and financial, among others.
He states that they plan to take the concept nationally, and Nashville is expected to be one of their immediate expansion markets.
Tom McGrath, CEO of ROVA, said, "We are extremely fortunate to have someone of Chucks caliber and breadth of industry knowledge and experience on our ROVA team. His background in supply chain management, operations, logistics, and more will be of great value to us as we continue to expand. He is a hands-on, results-oriented industry leader, and we are all delighted to welcome him to our family."