January 08, 2013
First Advantage, a provider of driver qualification and fleet legalization services, announced it has hired Jeff Tankersley as vice president of fleet services. In his position, Tankersley will manage customer relations, strategic planning and new technology development. Tankersley has over 15 years of experience in traffic and logistics. Prior to joining First Advantage, he worked in the transportation industry as a director of trucking operations and in the supply chain industry as an operations manager. He has a record of supporting the growth of national and independent transportation companies in freight brokerage, third-party logistics, and transportation services. Tankersley specializes in reviewing operations, isolating operational inefficiencies, restructuring teams, and improving overall production and team morale.