Daniel Gayford

Vice President, Key Accounts, Americold Logistics

Daniel Gayford, Vice President, Key Accounts at Americold Logistics, is responsible for the commercial relationships of Americold’s largest and most strategic customers in its global Dairy, Agricultural, and Bakery portfolio.  His team is responsible for strategic supply chain solutions that deliver value and innovation to support the critical temperature controlled warehousing and logistics needs of producers, retailers, food service providers and end users across the globe.

Dan joined Americold in 2014, bringing with him over 30 years logistics and supply chain experience. Prior to joining Americold, his professional experience included leadership roles in operations, sales, and project management at companies such as UPS, Menlo Worldwide Logistics, Ryder Integrated Logistics, and A&R Global Logistics. He has a degree from DePaul University and is certified in Lean and Six Sigma methodology.  Dan resides in the Chicago area.