COOKEVILLE – Averitt Express recently promoted Steve McDonald to Vice President of Integrated Services.
A 26-year team member, McDonald began his Averitt career as a truckload dispatcher before moving into leadership roles with Averitt’s truckload group. In 2016, he took a leadership position with Averitt’s multimodal team leading to his most recent role as Director of Operations for Integrated Services.
“Steve is an outstanding example of our commitment to promote from within,” said Averitt Executive Vice President andChief Operating Officer Barry Blakely. “Since he joined our team, Steve has proven his dedication to excellence, and we are excited to see him take the next step in his Averitt career.”
In his new role, McDonald will lead all aspects of Averitt’s non-asset and transportation management technology service offerings, which include Cross-Border, Intermodal, International, PortSide, Customs Brokerage and Specialized Services, as well as the Averitt Enterprise transportation management system.
“With Steve’s wealth of experience, we are confident that he will continue to help grow our Integrated Services offerings for our customers and develop new opportunities that lead our team to future grow,” Blakely said.
About Averitt Express
Serving shippers for over 50 years, Averitt is a leading provider of freight transportation and supply chain management solutions with an international reach to 100+ countries. Averitt’s LTL, Truckload, Dedicated, Distribution & Fulfillment and Integrated services provide shippers access to a wide array of services and customized solutions that cover every link in the supply chain. Together, these services and technology offerings provide “The Power of One” to shippers, allowing them access to multiple transportation solutions from a single provider. Averitt’s 9,000+ associates are dedicated to delivering the most reliable services within the industry and to promoting a company culture that is centered around people, communities and giving back. For more information, call 1-800-AVERITT (283-7488) or visit Averitt.com.