WOW Logistics® Announces 2019 Dairy Science Scholarship Winner

May 23, 2019 Published by WOW Logistics

For Immediate Release

Neenah, Wis. – April 18, 2019:WOW Logistics Company® named Brandon Biese as the winner of its $1,000 dairy science scholarship. Biese is a sophomore at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He was announced as the recipient of the award April 17 at the Cheese Industry Conference in Madison, Wis.

Biese is pursuing a B.S. in Dairy Science with an Agricultural Business Certificate. After receiving his undergraduate degree, he plans to begin a career developing and distributing innovative care products for calves and heifers including grain starters, milk replacers, pharmaceuticals, and equipment.

Currently, Biese is the Cattle Care Chair for the Badger Invitational Sale, and a member of the Badger Dairy Club, 4-H, and the Wisconsin Junior Holstein Association. In addition to his extracurricular involvement, Biese maintains a 4.0 grade point average in his dairy-related courses

“Brandon grew up on a 300-cow dairy farm. When most kids were still asleep, he was up before school tending to the farm,” said Howard Kamerer, President, and CEO of WOW Logistics. “He has taken the solid work ethic instilled in him while growing up and focused it on building a successful career. WOW Logistics is proud to provide scholarships to hard-working students, like Brandon, who show a true passion for the Dairy Industry.”

WOW Logistics’ $1,000 dairy science scholarship was established in 2010 and is awarded annually to a qualifying student seeking a degree in the dairy or food sciences fields from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

From left: Brandon Biese (UW-Madison), Amanda Lindberg (WOW Logistics)

About WOW Logistics®
WOW Logistics® is a nationally recognized leader in the third-party logistics (3PL) industry. As an expert in storing and handling food-grade products, WOW is the only 3PL in the U.S. that has all refrigerated warehouses audited by ASI at the food processor level and consistently scored above 90 percent. WOW’s leadership position also carries into the WOW COMMODITY PURCHASE PROGRAM. The company is one of the world’s largest private purchasers of dairy products and has extended the program into paper and other inventory items. WOW maintains a total of 6 million square feet of warehouse space, including 22 million cubic feet of refrigerated area, throughout 11 locations in two states. It also offers build-to-suit options, transportation management, contract operations, and a variety of value-added services.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Amanda Lindberg
Director of Marketing Communications
800-236-3565 x1047
amandali@wowlogistics.com