31.10.2023 | Technology

Fargo Systems announces the appointment of Tom Gray as Product Consultant

TMS specialist progresses its recruitment investment strategy of employing from both the logistics and IT sectors.

The fourth recruit within the last twelve months and joining Fargo Systems as a product consultant, Tom’s background in transport and shipping aligns seamlessly with the company’s mission to provide the optimum combination of TopsTMS® products that streamline operations and optimise efficiency across the supply chain.

Retaining its leading position as the provider of logistics software solutions that empower businesses to enhance visibility by sharing real-time dynamic data, Fargo Systems is committed to a 50:50 recruitment split between IT specialists and those with solid logistics sector experience.

Steve Collins, managing director of Fargo Systems, explains: “We are delighted to welcome Tom Gray to the Fargo family.

“Firm believers that the combination of industry talent and technological expertise brings into play significant value-add – both for clients and from an internal perspective – Tom’s proven knowledge and understanding of the logistics landscape will strengthen our capabilities as a leading transport management system specialist. As we continue to grow and evolve, Tom’s contributions will help drive our commitment to innovation and excellence.”

Tom says of his new role: “I am excited to be part of the dynamic and forward-thinking team that keeps Fargo Systems at the forefront of digital intermodal solutions. The logistics industry is undergoing rapid transformation, and I look forward to leveraging my experience to contribute to a holistic approach to our products to meet the developing needs of our clients.”

Steve adds: “Tom’s appointment further highlights that our customer-facing team truly understands and appreciates the challenges faced by those in logistics; it also enables us to help break down the universal stereotypes that confront those working in IT.

“As leaders in our field, our reputation has been built on our commitment to communication, understanding the challenges that face our clients on a daily basis, and our emotional intelligence. And as we know, working to ensure a broader diversity pays dividends.

Tom’s appointment not only goes a long way to debunking many of those tech industry myths but positions us perfectly as a dependable ally for companies in search of innovative transport and resource scheduling solutions.”

Image credit: Jim Slade | Fargo Systems