Tim Pulliam brings over 24+ years’ experience leading large divisions within complex enterprises, including multiple executive level roles within varied verticals including Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Distribution, Global Shipping, Intermodal, Retail, and B2B / B2C e-Commerce.He has leadership experience in both public and private sectors from start-up, to growth focused mid-cap, to Fortune 500 global enterprises, including experience in M&A and divestitures.
Most recently Tim was the Vice President of IT at Direct ChassisLink, a $300+M global shipping and logistics firm in Charlotte NC, where he was a key member of the executive team responsible for an 8x multiplier private equity sale. Prior to DCLI Tim served as VP of Information Technology for Performance Friction Brake Manufacturing in Clover, SC and was also Chief Information Officer for OmniSolv Distribution Inc. in Charlotte, NC. His background also includes six years as the VP of Information Technology for Muzak LLC in Fort Mill, SC. He began his professional career with Ford Motor Company where he was recruited into Ford’s College Graduate Leadership Development program and where he spent over 12 years in various IT leadership and development roles. Prior to Ford Tim proudly served as a non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Air Force.
Tim takes a strategic approach to solving business issues and is financially shrewd and ROI focused with an impeccable track record of improving operational efficiencies while leading teams and leveraging technology to improve and grow the bottom line.Tim is a strategic thinker who has built, rebuilt, and grown business areas while leveraging his expertise in the areas of strategic planning, business alignment, ROI and cost control, team building, coaching, negotiation, continuous improvement, and program management.He is a strategic, practical, and business focused leader who brings a rare combination of exceptional business acumen coupled with deep technological expertise.
Tim holds a Bachelor of Science degree, Summa Cum Laude, in Computer Science from Michigan Technological University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.