Project Logistics Veteran, Charles Haymaker, Joins CV International as Director, CVI Projects

NORFOLK, VA / HOUSTON, TX – September 23, 2020 – CV International (CVI), a Norfolk, VA based third party logistics (3PL) provider, is pleased to announce that Charles Haymaker has joined the company as Director, CVI Projects. In his role as the newest asset to CVI’s experienced projects team, Mr. Haymaker will lead the company’s Project Logistics division from our new CVI office location in Houston, Texas.

“Besides his deep knowledge of the project shipping sector and its unique requirements, I am impressed with Charles’s leadership style and alignment with CVI’s core values,” commented CVI’s CEO & President, Mike Coleman. “And while he spent many years at major global forwarders specializing in project cargo, Charles has also excelled in the mid-market category, with an entrepreneurial approach and customer-oriented mentality. This fits well with CVI’s culture and he will thrive in our organization.”

Haymaker brings to CVI over 20 years of logistics experience, including senior business development roles with Agility, Hansa-Meyer and CEVA. Charles also has senior management and logistics / operations experience with major shippers, enabling him to emphasize customers’ needs and to constantly focus on delivering value. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army and holds a B.S. in Business and a MBA from the University of Phoenix.

Coleman expands on the company’s strategy in saying, “We are uniquely positioned to grow in the project logistics sector. Our team already has experience with exceedingly complex project shipments covering all modes, along with decades of freight forwarding and customs brokerage experience. CVI’s ship agency division, Capes Shipping Agencies, provides on-site terminal and vessel support services that enables a highly professional, turnkey value proposition for project shippers. We look forward to having Charles on our team and benefiting from his leadership and experience.”


About CV International (CVI)

At CVI, we are Redefining Global Logistics, to meet your needs. We are transportation specialists, customs brokers, logisticians, and technology professionals committed to providing outstanding service. Headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, CVI & Capes Shipping is a premier, integrated provider of international logistics and trade compliance services to, and from, anywhere in the world. Whether it’s containerized trade, bulk shipping and/or specialty & project cargo, our solution will enable your supply chain for success. Using best in class technology, our professional staff and network of agent partners extends our reach across the globe, providing outstanding service to our expanding customer base. For more information on how CVI cares for your cargo, please visit


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