Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) December 10, 2007
Daylight Transport today announced the creation of a new senior level position, the promotion of one executive and also the addition of another executive to top positions as they continue their growth and marketplace expansion.
The newly created position of Senior Vice President, Sales and Operations will be headed by Greg Steele. Greg originally joined Daylight Transport in 2003 as Regional Manager of West Coast Operations, where he was responsible for terminal operations in California, and all agent relationships in the Western US. Greg has held increasingly responsible positions at Daylight Transport including: Manager of Daylight Logistics; Director of Operations and most recently, Vice President of Operations. In his new position, Greg will be focusing on designing the necessary metrics to measure performance, growth and to ensure that Daylight Transport has a service product that is "best in class". A native of Georgia, Greg has a Business Administration degree from Georgia State University.
The position that Greg was promoted from - Vice President of Operations - is now being headed by Mike Accomando who is new to Daylight Transport. Mike is a 23-year transportation industry veteran who has previously held key positions at Consolidated Freightways and Con-Way Freight, where most recently he managed 14 service center locations in Central and Southern California and Hawaii. Mike has a Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee.
Daylight Transport provides transit times that are two to three working days faster than many of its LTL competitors and has one of the lowest claims ratios in the industry--averaging 0.6 percent of sales, roughly one-third of the industry average. Daylight Transport has approximately 400 employees and has been nationally recognized as Inbound Logistics' Top 100 Motor Carriers, Los Angeles Business Journal's 100 fastest-growing companies four years in a row, and one of Los Angeles Business Journal's largest privately held companies numerous times as clear testament to their superior customer service and corporate culture.
Daylight Transport is a privately held expedited LTL transportation and logistics company headquartered in Long Beach, California. The company was founded in 1977 originally as an air freight company before perfecting a ground-based network that currently competes with air freight networks, offering deferred air transit times at standard truck rates. Daylight offers expedited LTL freight delivery across the U.S., and offers guaranteed time definite service in addition to air freight, volume, and truckload services nationally as well as full-service warehousing and logistics services in the California market. For more information, visit http://www.dylt.com. 1-800-468-9999.
Contact: Bill Hale, Director, Sales and Marketing
800-468-9999 | bhale @ dylt.com