Affiliation: First Touch Logistics
Henry A. Kelly is a former Atlanta corporate executive with more than 30 years experience in corporate America. In May 2019 he fulfilled a lifelong dream of becoming an entrepreneur by starting a logistics company, First Touch Logistics, that partners with Amazon.
In his diverse and wide-ranging career within corporate America, Kelly often acted as a change agent, charged by executive leadership with creating and implementing key strategic visions to enhance business and community engagement.
Kelly has worked in numerous leadership positions that touched on nearly all aspects of the corporation in areas such as community and governmental relations, statewide education initiatives, implementation of new technology, marketing at the national level and accounting functions.
In starting First Touch Logistics, Kelly has built a team of driver associates that has grown from 20 to over a 150 and over 50 fleet of vehicles. At First Touch Logistics, our focus is developing our employees to be the best at delighting customers and growing their professional careers.
Kelly has also been active in the community, including a term as chairman and president of 100 Black Men of Atlanta, Inc., an organization focused on financially supporting first generation African-Americans seeking a college education. He recently, along with his family, established an educational scholarship fund in the names of their parents.
Kelly has a BBA in Accounting from Augusta University and an Executive MBA from Georgia State University.