May 22 - C.H. Robinson has named Mike Short as president of its global forwarding division.

Short joined C.H. Robinson through the acquisition of Phoenix International in 2012 and has 18 years of experience in the global forwarding industry. He most recently served as vice president of global forwarding, North America at the company.

He replaces Stéphane Rambaud, who has been assisting with the successful integration of Phoenix International and C.H. Robinson for the past two and a half years. Short will report to the company's ceo John Wiehoff.