TFI International, a North American transportation and logistics company, has named Eric Anson president of its U.S. truckload operating company Transport America.
Anson joined Transport America in 2017 and moves into the company’s top leadership role from his previous position as vice president of operations. He will oversee the company’s overall operating and sales strategy, market growth, and financial performance, reporting to Greg Orr, executive vice president of TFI.
“Eric is a respected industry executive with proven experience building successful, profitable truckload operations,” said Orr. “I’m confident Eric’s leadership skills, combined with his background of progressive growth and innovation, will complement our team and continue to improve the quality and depth of the service offerings we provide our customers.”
Prior to Transport America, Anson worked in senior operations and management positions with Knight Transportation, Marten Transportation, and Interstate Distributors. He’s a graduate of Oregon State University where he earned his bachelor’s degree.