September 1, 2015 - Industry News
Werner Enterprises announced it will groom President and Chief Operating Officer Derek Leathers for an even larger role in the company, setting the stage for a non-family member to potentially take the helm for the first time since it was founded by C.L. Werner in 1956.
Tags: Werner Enterprises, People, Leadership
August 28, 2015 - Industry News
Truckload Carriers Association president Brad Bentley resigned from his position, citing family obligations, the association announced.
Tags: Leadership, People, TCA
August 26, 2015 - Industry News
East Manufacturing has named Tom Welch as its dealer liaison, a newly created position responsible for dealer network growth, improvement and support activities.
Tags: Leadership, Dealers, People, East Manufacturing
August 24, 2015 - Industry News
Navistar Financial Corporation president Bill McMenamin will add responsibilities as senior vice president and treasurer of the company, replacing Jim Moran in those roles.
Tags: Leadership, People, Navistar Financial Corporation
August 12, 2015 - Industry News
C.L. Werner was elected chairman of the carrier he founded, Werner Enterprises, after Gary Werner stepped down.
Tags: Leadership, Werner Enterprises, People
August 10, 2015 - Industry News
Mark Yeager resigned his position as president and chief operating officer of Hub Group effective August 8.
Tags: Leadership, Intermodal, People, Hub Group
Daimler has appointed Steven Goodale as vice president of Daimler Truck Financial. Prior to the appointment, Goodale was the managing director and CEO of Mercedes-Benz Financial Services in Australia and New Zealand.
Tags: Leadership, People, Daimler Truck Financial
August 6, 2015 - Industry News
Former Southwest Airlines chief financial officer Laura H. Wright has been elected to Daseke’s board of directors.
Tags: Leadership, People, Southwest Airlines, Daseke Inc.
July 29, 2015 - Industry News
CRST founder Herald “Smitty” Smith Jr. passed away on July 27 at his home in Door County, Wis., at the age of 91.
Tags: Obituary, People, CRST
July 21, 2015 - Industry News
Great Dane announced several leadership appointments to its management team affecting sales, marketing and customer experience.
Tags: Leadership, People, Great Dane
July 9, 2015 - Industry News
John M. Simone has resigned from his position as chief executive officer and director to focus on treatment and recovery from lung cancer.
Tags: Leadership, People, USA Truck
July 2, 2015 - Industry News
American Trucking Associations promoted Boyd Stephenson to vice president of supply chain security and operations.
Tags: Security, ATA, Leadership, People, Supply Chain Management, Associations
June 24, 2015 - Industry News
Con-way Inc. has announced that Hank M. Bartos will act as the interim president of Con-way Truckload while the company seeks a permanent top executive.
Tags: Leadership, People, Con-Way, Con-way Truckload
June 19, 2015 - Industry News
Doonan Specialized Trailer announced that Michael Hinton has joined the company as the manager of marketing and inside sales.
Tags: Trailers, People, Marketing, Doonan
June 18, 2015 - Industry News
Cargomatic announced that Sean Whiteley has joined the company as its chief operating officer charged with overseeing operations, sales and marketing efforts for the company.
Tags: Information Technology, People, Shippers, Load Board, Logistics
June 17, 2015 - Industry News
Con-way Inc., announced that Joseph M. Dagnese has been named president of its less-than-truckload subsidiary Con-way Freight.
Tags: Con-way Freight, Leadership, People, Con-way Truckload, Con-way Inc.
June 4, 2015 - Industry News
Full Circle TMS announced that Sylectus founder Stuart Sutton will lead the transportation management software company as president and CEO.
Tags: Information Technology, Leadership, Sylectus, People, TMS
May 22, 2015 - Industry News
Old Dominion Freight Line announced that Greg C. Gantt has been promoted to the president and chief operating officer of the company, replacing David S. Congdon as the company’s president.
Tags: Leadership, Old Dominion Freight Line, People, Promotions
May 20, 2015 - Industry News
CarrierWeb has appointed James B. Gamache as president of its U.S. operations, taking over the role from R. Fenton-May.
Tags: telematics, People, eLogs, CarrierWeb
May 6, 2015 - Industry News
The truckload and logistics services provider, Transport Corp. of America Inc., announced this week Scott Arves will be stepping down as president on June 1.
Tags: People, Transport America
April 7, 2015 - Industry News
Marc Llistosella has succeeded Albert Kirchmann as president and CEO of Mitsubishi Truck and Bus Corporation, the Japanese parent of Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America.
Tags: Leadership, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, People, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, C-Suite
April 2, 2015 - Industry News
Five women have been chosen to be the members of Women In Trucking’s Image Team, the organization announced. The Image team will participate in public events for legislators, regulators and industry leaders to further the mission of WIT.
Tags: People, Image, Women in Trucking, Women Drivers
April 1, 2015 - Industry News
Women In Trucking has announced the finalists for its inaugural Distinguished Woman in Logistics award, which aims to promote the achievements of women in the transportation industry.
Tags: Awards, People, Women in Trucking, Logistics
March 31, 2015 - Industry News
Acting Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Administration Scott Darling will continue in that role but will no longer be titled Acting Administrator.
Tags: FMCSA, People, Promotions
March 25, 2015 - Industry News
Cummins has appointed Amy Boerger as vice president of its North American Engine Business unit. Boerger was a finalist for the 2014 Most Influential Woman in Trucking.
Tags: Cummins, People, Women in Trucking, Promotions
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