Co-founder Haggerty will take on role as CEO to lead senior management team in continuing to provide logistics and fulfillment services to growing retailers & manufacturers
Edison, NJ February 04, 2014 – Dotcom Distribution, a premier provider of fulfillment and logistics solutions, announces the promotion of current president, CFO and COO Maria Haggerty to CEO, succeeding co-founder Bill Follett. In this new role, Haggerty will continue to direct Dotcom’s operations, working with the Board and senior management team to focus on the strategic direction and growth of Dotcom, including new products such as the recently launched photography studio. Since co-founding Dotcom in 1999, Haggerty has played an integral role in developing and defining all aspects of the business, including sales and marketing, operations, finance and IT. Her leadership has helped the company realize long-term goals while enabling premium retailers like Bliss, Fab and vineyard vines to offer their customers one of the best buying experiences available in eCommerce.
“At Dotcom, we strive to create brand love for our clients to deliver their brand promise to customers’ front doors,” said Haggerty. “I’m incredibly excited to take on the role as CEO to continue my commitment to making sure everyone at Dotcom is focused on delivering the best customer experience possible to consumers.”
Follett will remain Chairman of the Board and co-owner of Dotcom. With more than 40 years in the logistics industry, he will continue to oversee Dotcom’s success in a high-level advisory role, and is looking forward to spending more time with his family, traveling and sailing, his other passion.
“Maria and I have always had a very complementary partnership, and I know she’ll do an outstanding job in her new role,” said Follett. “She has proven time and time again that she’s committed to Dotcom’s success working with premium e-retailers to grow their businesses. I’m very excited to see Dotcom continue to thrive under Maria’s leadership.”
About Dotcom Distribution
Dotcom Distribution is a premier provider of logistics, fulfillment and photography services to growing retailers and manufacturers. With a boutique feel and enterprise scale, Dotcom works with brands such as Adore Me, Bliss, Carol’s Daughter and vineyard vines to deliver on brand experience from order fulfillment to package delivery. Dotcom leverages its strategically located warehouse to provide most clients with same-day order shipping and an average 1- to 3-day delivery times via standard ground service to 75 percent of the U.S. population.
On par with New York City studios, Dotcom’s on-site Photo Studio offers creative services that drive e-commerce conversions at significant cost savings. Including model staffing and stylists, 360Plus camera views, video capabilities and retouching, Dotcom’s Photo Studio customizes photo shoots per individual retailer requests. Dotcom’s combination of fulfillment services and eCommerce photography enables retailers to more efficiently engage with and deliver packages to consumers.