3PL Team Welcomes New Head of Operations

Lisa Tomlinson

Our 3PL team are delighted to welcome Lisa Tomlinson as our new Head of Operations, a newly created role that is necessary to support the Managing Director deliver his vision and ongoing growth plans of the board.

Lisa, 38, from Scunthorpe, joins the team from bathroom retailer Victoria Plum, and has over 20 years’ experience in manufacturing and logistics within operations and factory and warehouse management, supplying both retail and trade customers. With a BA Hons in Business Studies and professional qualifications including International Transport Manager CPC, NEBOSH, Mental Health First Aider and Green Belt Lean Six Sigma, she will have responsibility for all current sites which include Worksop, Hellaby, Barnsley and three units at Bawtry Park.

Lisa commented; “This is a great opportunity for me to be part of a vastly growing business that is dedicated to delivering a positive customer experience and being the best. The team are incredibly hard working and dedicated, and there is an incredibly positive feel to the culture within the business. I’m excited about the future, and the part I will play in taking Carlton Forest through its current five-year plan.

“Logistics is a great industry to work in and I find the fluidity of it very rewarding. Joining the Carlton Forest team will allow me to take the next step in my career and I look forward to continuing that progression with the team here and making a great contribution to the overall success and positive reputation of the business.

Adam Jones, Managing Director, Carlton Forest 3PL commented; “Lisa will be a great asset to our team, and to me, as we work together to become a large, reputable 3PL business that never loses its focus on flexibility and delivering what customers want. Her considerable experience is ideally suited to the fast paced and diverse nature of our solutions led service offering, and I am very much looking forward to what we will achieve in the months and years ahead.”