Luciano Morra – President, CEO and Founder of PeriShip
Luciano is responsible for providing the strategic direction and overseeing the planning and operation of all services provided by PeriShip. With over twenty years as a transportation and logistics professional, Luciano’s experience includes leadership positions at FedEx where he was charged with the timely and safe movement of thousands of medical and perishable food packages originating from major accounts locations, and for the safety and security of people and assets. While at FedEx, Luciano developed International Training initiatives aimed at improving the FedEx global program with major shippers. He left FedEx in 2000 to become Vice President of Logistics and Vendor Relations at an Internet B2B Exchange serving the perishable food industry. There he directed the development of the supplier base needed to support the trading platform and supervised the creation of packaging systems for the shipment of fresh perishable food products. In December 2001 he left the company to found PeriShip. Luciano understood that shippers and receivers of perishable food products needed a different level of attention, customer service and issue resolution capabilities. Luciano is committed in building strong relations amongst the supply chain participants in the effort of enhancing the Customer Service Experience and the overall Supply Chain Performance.
Fred G. Volk, III – Director of Operations
As Director of Operations, Fred is responsible for PeriShip’s system performance and quality control processes in PeriShip daily processes. Fred oversees all aspects of PeriShip’s supply chain services and supervises a team charged with continuously understanding the needs of internal and external customers, and exceeding their expectations. Fred has been involved in Transportation, Logistic and Customer Service for more than fifteen years. Prior to assuming control of the PeriShip operations center, he held leadership positions at FedEx and in local law enforcement agencies.
Jack Wang – Chief Information Officer
Jack Wang joined PeriShip in December 2011 as the Chief Information Officer after spending 25 years in information technology and 20 years working in the travel, transportation and logistics industries. In addition to the leadership responsibility of daily IT operation, Jack is also responsible for the strategical development of PeriShip’s next generation IT infrastructure as well as new business opportunities. Prior to joining PeriShip, Jack served as the head of IT operations and development at the Package Portfolio division of United Parcel Service. At UPS, Jack led a staff of 480 which provided IT services to UPS worldwide package operations. Before UPS, Jack was the managing director of Continental Airlines, where he was responsible for strategic system architecture and development as well as providing IT services for many of the airline’s customer facing systems. Many of the core systems that Jack instituted at Continental Airlines were eventually selected as the baseline systems for the new United Airlines. Jack holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from State University of New York at New Paltz.