IRVINE, California, November 26, 2013 – McDermott & Bull, a Southern California-based retained executive search firm, announced the successful appointment of Mr. Rudy Michelon as Corporate Controller with MNX Global Logistics based in Irvine, California.

This executive recruiting engagement was conducted by Chris Bull, Managing Partner, and Brandon Biegenzahn, Principal Consultant at McDermott & Bull Executive Search. According to Mr. Biegenzahn, “International business has been the cornerstone of Rudy’s career having worked in South America, India, Europe and Mexico, and this experience parallels MNX’s truly global business model operating in more than190 countries. Rudy’s experience coupled with his high integrity and player/coach mentality position him well to make an immediate impact on the finance function at MNX.”

Mr. Michelon has spent his entire 23 year career as a tax and accounting professional, gaining his CPA in a Big-4 accounting firm, and then moving in-house with both public and private companies. Before joining MNX Global Logistics, he served as Interim Controller for Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.

Mr. Michelon obtained his Bachelors of Science in Accounting from the University of Southern California. He is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the California Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

About MNX Global Logistics

MNX ( is the leading provider of national and international specialty logistics services specifically tailored to the entertainment & media, life sciences, and aviation aircraft-on-ground (AOG) industries. Since the early 1980’s, MNX is regarded as specialists in this fast paced and demanding environment, offering an unparalleled mix of versatile and customizable services for all your transportation and logistics needs. MNX has offices in North America, Europe and Asia. In addition MNX operates a series of partnerships which extend our network to over 180 countries worldwide. MNX provides scheduled and special services for international and domestic air courier and freight, backed by logistics and information systems that roll back the boundaries of conventional transportation.

About McDermott & Bull

McDermott & Bull, Inc. ( is a retained executive search firm headquartered in Irvine, California. The firm serves both public and privately held clients in a variety of industries and functional areas. McDermott & Bull has developed expertise in fields including Technology, Aerospace & Defense, Financial Services, Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Restaurants/Retail, the Building Industry, Professional Services, and other areas. Founded by Rodney McDermott and Christopher Bull, the firm specializes in recruiting difficult-to-find and critical senior level talent for its clients. McDermott & Bull has worked with a large number of prestigious clients including Broadcom, Cisco Systems, Western Digital, Golden State Foods, Google, Ducommun, AECOM, Newport Corporation, Panda Restaurant Group, Honda Center/Anaheim Ducks, and Union Bank.