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    Glīd appoints Craig Woolridge '84 as the Chief Operating Officer

    April 12, 2024

    Glīd, the maker of the autonomous road-to-rail patent-pending shipping technology, announced the appointment of Craig Woolridge '84 as the Chief Operating Officer (COO).In his capacity as COO, Woolridge will lead the company’s program, finance, marketing, and human resource teams. His appointment aligns with the vision of CEO Kevin Damoa to continue to streamline decision-making processes while bolstering Glīd’s mission to fast-tracking deployment with excellence.

    _morehouse1867--Craig-WoolridgeWoolridge is a highly respected sales and marketing leader known for his expertise in increasing organizational value. He has a proven track record of success in various sales and account management positions within the financial sector. Craig excels in building and managing relationships, developing long-term business strategies, and delivering innovative client solutions. He prioritizes business growth and innovation and has exceptional skills in operations management and sales strategy development.

    "My career has been a journey of continuous improvement, fueled by my passion for discovering better ways of doing things. I am grateful for the opportunity to join Glīd, where I can finally put my skills and experience to use in a meaningful way. With Glīd, we aim to disrupt and revolutionize mobile transportation, while addressing critical issues such as carbon emissions and lack of diversity in the industry. Woolridge continues “As the first black, brown, and veteran owned e-mobility rail company, we are poised to make a positive impact on both the environment and society. I am excited to be part of this team and to contribute to a brighter future for us all."

    Mr. Woolridge is an excellent communicator and enjoys collaborating with stakeholders. His outstanding performance and leadership have earned him numerous awards. He has climbed the organizational ladder while maintaining his commitment to integrity, dependability, and high standards of excellence. With extensive experience working for notable companies like Cantor Fitzgerald, Morgan Stanley, LibertyView Capital Management, Blacklock & Partners, Toronto Dominion, Microsoft, and BNP Paribas, Craig is well-positioned to implement cutting-edge solutions and continue driving success.

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