ArrowStream Announces Todd Jackson as New Chief Operating Officer

CHICAGO, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ArrowStream, Inc. (“ArrowStream”), a supply chain innovator that combines expertise in data science and analytics to improve the way supply chains perform, today announced the appointment of Todd Jackson as its new Chief Operating Officer.

Jackson is joining ArrowStream after serving as the CEO of Telos Logistics, a 4PL for the foodservice industry concentrating on customized logistics and technology solutions. Prior to his role at Telos Logistics, Jackson spent 15 years at US Foods, where he served as Senior Vice President of Supply Chain and President of Alliant Logistics, a Division of US Foods.

“Todd brings an incredible depth of experience in foodservice distribution, logistics, and technology, having led the strategic development and implementation of solutions for some of the largest logistics organizations in the food industry,” said Mitch Rader, CEO of ArrowStream. “He is an exceptional COO choice for us, and I am thrilled to have him join the ArrowStream team.”

ArrowStream is a leader in logistics services and supply chain technology for the foodservice industry, offering non-asset-based third-party logistics solutions and cutting-edge cloud-based software for many of the nation’s largest food chains and foodservice distributors. ArrowStream’s OnDemand and Crossbow solutions leverage end-to-end supply chain visibility to enable customers to achieve greater control over cost, price accuracy and quality in their purchasing of products, sustain a more efficient transport of freight, and respond with precision to supply chain disruption and product recalls.

ArrowStream was acquired by Diversis Capital LLC, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, in January 2017. Diversis is active in its commitment to support the growth of ArrowStream as an innovative market leader. The appointment of Jackson aligns with this direction. “Todd is an energetic and creative leader with deep foodservice and logistics expertise and will be an excellent addition to ArrowStream,” said Dave Muscatel, an Operating Partner with Diversis and member of ArrowStream’s Board of Directors. “Diversis is very excited about ArrowStream's strategy to transform the foodservice industry by providing end-to-end data visibility throughout the supply chain. With the recent additions of Mitch Rader as CEO and now Todd as COO, we feel confident that we have assembled the right team to actualize this vision.”

“I am proud to join ArrowStream as its new COO,” said Jackson. “We are reenergizing the foodservice supply chain with the extraordinary solutions we offer, and I am looking forward to expanding our impact and the value we bring, working with the remarkable people and customers we have supporting our business.”

About ArrowStream
Headquartered in Chicago, IL, ArrowStream is the first company to develop innovative solutions that address both inbound logistics and supply chain management, optimizing powerful data to provide unprecedented levels of transparency, control and actionable insight. ArrowStream has been serving the food industry for over 17 years, combining proven supply chain expertise with data science and analytics to help clients rethink and optimize their supply chains. Industry leaders nationwide trust ArrowStream to proactively manage their supply chains, dealing with issues well in advance of impact. For more information on ArrowStream, please visit