March 11th, 2019 Meeting: John Felitto

John Felitto | Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics

John J. Felitto is Senior Vice President of WWL Vehicle Services Americas based in Parsippany, New Jersey since 2011.

For the past seven years, Mr. Felitto has been responsible for all aspects of VSA’s processing and logistics operations in the USA, Mexico and Canada. Today, VSA employs 5,500 people at 31 locations handling over 6 million vehicles annually.

Mr. Felitto joined Wallenius Wilhelmsen in 2001 and for the past eighteen years has held various key commercial and executive management roles in sales and logistics.

Mr. Felitto is a graduate of Pace University in New York, and has over twenty-seven years of experience in the logistics industry. His professional background includes management positions with Hapag-Lloyd, Crowley American Transport and Hamburg Sud.

He is also the Past President of the National Freight Transportation Association; an organization comprised of the top executives of the North American Transportation Industry.

John resides in New Jersey and is married with two children.

Further information about Wallenius Wilhemsen Logistics and their new auto processing facility in Tacoma.

Carla Martin Drive for Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital

Our annual Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital drive is this month!  Items needed are non-latex bandages, movies, fine point markers, Play-Doh, card games and more to our luncheon event.  Please bring All items must be new non-toxic and free of sharp objects or pieces.  More information available here.  If you have any questions or need to have items shipped elsewhere or picked up, please contact Stephanie Ticknor at VicePresident1@tctacoma.org. Thank you ahead of time for your donations!

 

Registration & Event Information:

  • Emerald Queen Casino Ballroom & Conference Center 5580 Pacific Hwy East, Fife, WA 98424 (The Ballroom & Conference Center is located West of the Casino across the parking lot)
  • 11:15 am  Registration/networking
  • 11:45 am  Lunch served
  • Cost is $25 prepaid 3 days prior to the event, drawing is an additional $5 for 6 tickets ** Additional $10 for walk-in members, member sales on day of event, and non-members
  • Register online, by email, or fill out the registration form

The TCT meets September through June on the second Monday of every month for networking, lunch and dynamic speakers on important issues to the transportation industry. Members, their guests and others are invited.

Thank you to all who contributed door prizes at our last meeting! All proceeds go toward TCT’s Scholarship Program.