First Fleet Corp has promoted Irene Kessler to chief information officer and vice-president of fleet services, a newly created position. Serving with First Fleet since 1997, she has more than 25 years of experience in systems development. Peter Flynn has been named vice-president of lease funding. He has held management positions in the remarketing, lease origination administration, lease pricing, and portfolio departments. Matthew Paul, who has served with First Fleet since 1999, has been appointed assistant vice-president and remarketing manager.
AmeriCold Logistics LLC has named David Israel vice-president of lead logistics services. Most recently, he was regional vice-president of logistics at Supervalu Inc, managing five distribution centers in the Southeast.