PRUSSIA, PA - Robert Yelk was named category manager for ICG Commerce, a procurement outsourcing specialist headquartered in King of Prussia, Pa. In his new role, Yeld will be helping 1,000 organizations optimize their MRO expenditures, manage supplier relationships, and maximize the realization of savings. Immediately prior to accepting the ICG Commerce position, Yelk accepted the position of Regional Category Manager for North and South America for AkzoNobel.
Previously, Yelk was regional category manager, carlease and material handling equipment for AkzoNobel, North America. He was also responsible for fleet, equipment, travel, and other indirect procurement for AkzoNobel Paints LLC in Cleveland. Although his new position is not directly related to fleet management, Yelk plans on retaining his NAFA membership and attending the 2011 NAFA I&E.