In his role as VP of Operations, Jeff is responsible for oversight and management of all warehousing properties across the company’s network. This includes developing and implementing a variety of strategies to maximize profits while maintaining an acceptable level of quality through operational efficiencies, as well as evaluating processes and procedures to improve all aspects of the operations of the business.
Prior to joining Bonded in 2015, Jeff was Vice President of Logistics for Dean Foods where he was responsible for oversight of shipping to the Middle East, South Pacific, Europe, private fleet, fleet maintenance, third party warehouses, delivery and numerous branch operations in the southern United States. Prior to that, as Regional Logistics Director for Dean, he was responsible for multi-state operations in the upper Midwest region while managing 40 independent distributors and negotiating 3PL and 4PL contracts. Early in his career, Jeff served as Operations Manager for Dean and was instrumental in leading employee retention strategies, network redistribution, and re-negotiating rates that garnered him Distribution Manager of the Year honors.
A decorated Combat Veteran and US Marine Corps Officer, Jeff has earned numerous medals and commendations for service excellence and job performance in unit command and combat operations through seven years of active duty.
Mr. Jaeger holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business, Majoring in Transportation & Logistics from The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH and a MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management in Lake Forest, IL.