Target Logistics and Williams Scotsman, part of the Algeco Scotsman group of companies, has appointed Rick Bennett as vice president and general manager of its Remote Accommodations Division for Canada and Alaska.

"Rick's two decades of experience in the remote accommodations sector, coupled with his background in hospitality management, make him the ideal candidate to execute our growth strategy in this very attractive market," said Brad Soultz, president of Algeco Scotsman's North American operations.

"His track record of engaging with Canada's indigenous communities will significantly strengthen our business development efforts in Canada."

Prior to joining Algeco Scotsman, Mr Bennett was senior vice president of operations and sales for Aramark Remote Workplace Services, a North American hospitality and catering provide.

Mr Bennett will be based in the Williams Scotsman Calgary office. He will be responsible for all strategic and operational aspects of the remote accommodations business in Canada.

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