David Garrott

David Garrott

HOST, Player Service Specialist

Location
Greater Philadelphia Area
Industry
Gambling & Casinos

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David Garrott's Overview

Current
Past
  • Domestic & Int'l Transportation Manager at AET Films
  • Import Compliance & Distribution Manager at Avesta Sheffield
  • Account Executive at AEI (Air Express Int'l)
  • Sales & Operations, USA at Wide Range Transportation
  • Branch Manager at Sky Climber / Able Equipment
  • Regional Director at Hapag-Lloyd America
  • Distrcit Manager at American President Lines
Education
Connections

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David Garrott's Summary

CASINO HOST, DELAWARE PARK:

Reporting through and supporting Manager of Player Service Specialist and Director of Player Development including:
- Responsible for all aspects of the customers' experience including; room reservations, dining arrangements, limo requests, promotions and other amenities as requested,
- ensuring that all customers' complimentary services are within company guidelines.

FREIGHT TRANSPORT LOGISTICS ................

Experience is in transportation and logistics functions on the carrier and shipper sides of the business, including:
- Hiring and employment development,
- Freight sales,
- Procurement and vendor negotiations,
- Freight and service pricing management,
- Capital project analysis,
- Door to door logistics planning,
- Customs and export compliance,
- Warehousing and inventory management,
- Process improvement.

Specialties / Certifications:
- Incident Command (Emergency Responder / Logistics)
- Hazmat
- Improving Efficiency of through Process Design & Management

David Garrott's Experience

HOST, Player Service Specialist

Delaware Park Racetrack & Casino

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Gambling & Casinos industry

May 2011Present (3 years 5 months) Wilmington, DE

Dynamic and consultative face-to-face customer service and problem solving with gaming customers regarding slots, table games, horse racing and sports betting and for all patron levels from novice to VIP.

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Logistics and Supply Chain industry

January 2010January 2012 (2 years 1 month)

Provide consulting for domestic and international transportation
Provide Canadian cross border truckload and LTL transportation;
Provide Quebec and GTA area warehousing and transportation

Manager, Transportation and Distribution

Cosmo Films

Privately Held; 501-1000 employees; Plastics industry

July 2009January 2010 (7 months)

Manager local warehouse and slitter operation, coordinate and ensure customs compliance with imported shipments, arrange international export shipments and USA domestic distribution.

Manager Traffic

HOVENSA LLC Div HESS

Partnership; 1001-5000 employees; Oil & Energy industry

May 2006June 2009 (3 years 2 months)

Manage purchase order expediting process; responsible for on island traffic functions and all carrier negotiation and selection, consolidation and ocean transport for the all maintenance and turnaround projects and daily parts requirements for the Refinery; Logistics Unit Leader for Incident Command / Emergency Responder

Domestic & Int'l Transportation Manager

AET Films

19982005 (7 years)

Managed both domestic and international transport (air, ocean, rail) and warehouse requirements (US, Australia, Europe) for packaging film products.

Import Compliance & Distribution Manager

Avesta Sheffield

August 1997April 1998 (9 months)

Manage documentation flow, custom compliance, customs clearance and flat bed truck distribution from the discharge port and Baltimore refinery to US inland destinations. Coordinate cross dock movement and distribution to project centers in South America and Asia.

Account Executive

AEI (Air Express Int'l)

August 1995July 1997 (2 years)

Manage all local Maryland sales and major account activity for the mid Atlantic region. Services offerings including all transport modes and related logistics, international freight forwarding and customs brokerage.

Sales & Operations, USA

Wide Range Transportation

January 1991August 1995 (4 years 8 months)

Canadian cross border truckload brokerage

Branch Manager

Sky Climber / Able Equipment

January 1988December 1991 (4 years)

Retail sales and rentals to the Housing and Commercial Construction industry: managed sales and rentals, profit and loss store in Baltimore servicing the local market and the Washington DC metro area with products including scaffolding, swing stages, power tools, forklifts, man and material lifts, etc.

Regional Director

Hapag-Lloyd America

February 1980December 1987 (7 years 11 months)

Manage the local sales and marine terminal operations for this north German based ocean carrier. Services offered included port to port and point to point transport, various types of ocean equipment, trucking and warehousing for ports in the northeast USA and northern European geographic area and the transpacific trade lanes.

Distrcit Manager

American President Lines

Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; NOL; Transportation/Trucking/Railroad industry

June 1975January 1980 (4 years 8 months)

Managed the local sales and off dock operations for this American flag, Oakland, CA based ocean carrier. Services offered included port to port and point to point transport, various types of ocean equipment, trucking and warehousing for ports on the USA west coast and Pacific Rim geographic area including land-bridge and micro-bridge points throughout the USA.

David Garrott's Skills & Expertise

  1. Transportation
  2. Warehousing
  3. Shipping
  4. Budgeting
  5. Operations Management
  6. Budgets
  7. Ocean
  8. Negotiation
  9. Freight Forwarding
  10. Contract Negotiation
  11. Procurement
  12. Freight
  13. Air Freight
  14. Team Building
  15. LTL
  16. Ports
  17. Management
  18. Import
  19. International Logistics
  20. Supply Chain
  21. Maritime
  22. Supply Chain Management
  23. Inventory Management
  24. 3PL
  25. Logistics
  26. Purchasing
  27. Trucking
  28. International Trade
  29. Customs Regulations
  30. Transportation Management
  31. Supervisory Skills

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David Garrott's Education

Mount Saint Mary's College

BS, Economics & Sociology

19681970

Hagerstown Community College

Associate of Arts (AA)

19661968

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