Cathy Morrow Roberson

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Cathy Morrow Roberson

Cathy Morrow Roberson started her career as a librarian – From managing reference and special collections, to storytimes to managing a branch library, and yes, even driving the bookmobile, Cathy worked in several libraries in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

Since then, Cathy has worked at an internet consulting firm conducting market research and usability studies and then UPS.

Cathy spent eleven years at UPS, primarily at the Supply Chain Solutions subsidiary where she was responsible for competitive and market analysis, assisted with m&a due diligence and new product development. In the final years, Cathy gained valuable experience in freight forwarding operations working as part of a support team for a large UPS customer.

After UPS, Cathy worked for a UK-based logistics research firm for almost five years and then struck out on her own by establishing Logistics Trends & Insights in 2015.

In addition, Cathy is a regular contributor to Air Cargo World in which she writes on the global air cargo market, and for Journal of Commerce where she writes on the last-mile, small parcel, and reverse logistics markets.

Degrees:

Winthrop University – BA in History, Minor in Economics
University of South Carolina – Masters in Library Science
Mercer University – Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in finance and marketing