Matt Albanese, CEO, founded The Everest Group in 1992 with a primary focus in Third Party Logistics, Ocean, Trucking, Rail/Intermodal and Mass Retailers. He attended Niagara University and secured a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Business Logistics and Transportation, with a minor in International Freight Forwarding. His 20-year career began with a domestic Fortune 100 retail company, working in the Traffic and Distribution areas. He then spent four years with an international paper manufacturer, focusing on Inter-modal Transportation and Domestic International Ocean Distribution. The balance of his 20-year career incorporated various Distribution and Logistics Management positions throughout the United States, with a Fortune 150 direct selling consumer products company. The Everest Group was ranked Top 200 of America’s Best Executive Search Firms in 2017 by Forbes and proudly celebrates its 25th Anniversary this August 2018!