August 18, 2005- 18 year transportation and logistics veteran to head Corporate Account Sales in Southeast Region
Rich Stolz, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing of LTL carrier Central Freight Lines, Inc. (Nasdaq/NMS: CENF) announced today the appointment of Chad Pearson to the new Director, Corporate Account Sales post in the companys Southeast Region. Based out of the companys Durham, NC offices, Pearson will report to Mark Newcomb, Vice President of Corporate Accounts.
Chad has a unique sales approach and Im eager to put him into action at Central, commented Newcomb. He has an incredible work ethic and great attention to detail. Coupled with Chads deep logistics, supply chain and shipper back ground, he will benefit our customer base tremendously.
Pearson is responsible for maintaining Centrals valued customer base and growing its business with corporate accounts in the Southeast. I am looking forward to working with the seasoned team of professionals throughout the entire organization to leverage our capabilities to deliver value for new and existing customers, said Pearson.
With a strong customer base and history of service to the customer, I am pleased to join a solid company like Central.
Pearson holds a degree in Logistics from Penn State and has over 18 years of transportation and logistics experience including operations, information technology, sales and marketing. He joins Central from Noregon Systems were he had responsibilities for Sales and Marketing for new transportation markets.