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Svoboda Appointed Allyn International COO

Posted on February 05, 2016

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 5, 2016) – Allyn International Services, Inc. (Allyn) has recently appointed Michal Svoboda as Chief Operating Officer. Svoboda has been an Allyn employee since 2000 and will now take the operating role effective immediately.  As COO, Svoboda’s responsibilities include management and driving strategic growth of all operational areas worldwide; Logistics, Transportation Management Services, Tax and Global Trade Compliance.  

Svoboda has served Allyn in a number of roles since starting with the company. He has worked on-site in remote Oslo, Norway, as Branch and Operational Manager for Allyn International s.r.o (Prague) and served most recently as Global Logistics Manager. For the past 15 years, Svoboda has been instrumental in growing and solidifying client relationships by building trust and delivering results that positively impact their business. Svoboda has ensured Allyn is focused on and positioned for future success.

Allyn CEO, Allen Trevett, said of Svoboda, “Michal exemplifies the Allyn values. He is a leader in contribution to our community, including taking a founding role with the Julie Lynn Willard Foundation non-profit scholarship organization. He is a role model for well-being, actively participating in wellness activities from Allyn sponsored 5k’s, to coaching youth hockey, and with his ability to connect with others, has led to unprecedented gains in productivity, sales and employee engagement. Michal demonstrates relentless energy and unwavering optimism. Most importantly, he deeply cares about each employee and customer and looks forward to continuing to grow Allyn International.”

Allyn International is dedicated to providing high quality, customer centric services and solutions for the global marketplace. Allyn's core products include transportation management, logistics sourcing, freight forwarding, supply chain consulting, tax management and global trade compliance.  Allyn clients range from small local businesses to Fortune 500 firms. Allyn conducts business in more than 20 languages and has extensive experience in both developed and emerging markets. Highly trained experts are positioned throughout North America, Europe and Asia and Allyn regional headquarters are strategically located in Fort Myers FL USA, Shanghai P.R. CHINA and Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC. For more information, log on to

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