United States Cold Storage (USCS) has announced the promotion of Stephen “Steve” Cunningham to Area Manager - Pennsylvania, effective April 1, 2011.
Steve joined USCS in 2005, as Operations Manager for the USCS-Bethlehem, PA facility, which was the newest facility in the company at the time. During his tenure, Steve oversaw three consecutive years of expansion, growing the Bethlehem facility from 4.3 to 13.3 million cubic feet. USCS Hazleton was constructed in 2008 and then expanded in 2010 to meet growing customer requirements for refrigerated logistics services. With Steve’s promotion, he is responsible for the successful operations and continued development of the Bethlehem and Hazleton facilities.
Steve came to USCS with over ten years of warehouse and distribution experience. Under his leadership, Bethlehem won the Kellogg Top Gun Award for three straight years, the Gorton’s Distribution Award, and was named the Burry Food Service Warehouse of the Year. “Steve has proven himself to be a very effective manager and I expect to see our growth in the Northeast continue steadily under his leadership” said Larry Alderfer, Vice President of Corporate Development and Logistics.Steve attended Shippensburg University for his undergraduate degree in Management and received his MBA degree in Management from DeSales University. In addition, he is a graduate of the WFLO Institute.