DORAL, FL. – July 11, 2016 – Magno International, LP, a leading Veteran-, Disabled- and Minority-Owned global logistics services provider is pleased to announce that Nelson Bettencourt, III has joined the organization as Vice President, Domestic Services. Mr. Bettencourt brings nearly 30 years supply chain and forwarding experience with specific
expertise within the North American supply chain. Mr. Bettencourt started his career in airfreight sales in San Francisco, CA ultimately serving in both station and regional management roles. Later he joined EGL as a regional Vice President in Northern California and was promoted to lead EGL’s Western Division, making it the fastest growing and most profitable region in the company. In 2003 Mr. Bettencourt was tasked with developing a Leadership Development
Program for EGL focused on diversity to increase opportunity for new and existing talent within the EGL organization. This comprehensive training and development program was a transformational initiative within EGL and became a cornerstone for the identification and mentoring of future leaders in the company. Snice 2007, Mr. Bettencourt has served in various executive leadership roles at EGL/CEVA most recently leading domestic products and business development in the United States and Canada.
“We feel fortunate to have Nelson join the leadership team at Magno. He has a track record of sustained success and has designed and executed some creative and powerful domestic
solutions; we’re looking forward to tapping into his experience to drive improved efficiencies, improved service and a lower delivered cost to our customers”, said Chris Monica, President of Magno International, LP.
“I’m excited to have this opportunity to join Magno International,” said Mr. Bettencourt. “I’ve watched the success of Magno over the past several years and know and embrace their first
responder customer commitment culture. Their success has been driven by dedicated employees, personalized service and innovative solutions and I’m looking forward to the
opportunity to build on this success.”
Nelson is a native of Napa, CA and currently resides in Houston Texas with his wife Darlene. He graduated from the California State University at Sacramento with a BS in Business Management and a concentration in Marketing.