New president of CRST Logistics named

Nov. 8, 2013

Kent Jordan has been named president of CRST Logistics, an operating company of privately-held CRST International. CRST Logistics offers third-party logistics services including logistics strategy, transportation management and information management.

Jordan joins the company from Jacobson Transportation Co., part of the Jacobson Holding Companies, where he served as president for the firm, which focused on transportation brokerage, trucking and dedicated fleets. He was also president of Jacobson Logistics Companies in Des Moines, IA.

Prior to Jacobson, Jordan also played a key part in the multi-million dollar global logistics unit for the former GTE supply (General Telephone & Electronics Corp.), now Verizon. His responsibilities were for international, domestic and fleet management teams.

“Kent’s wide-ranging experience in the transportation industry fits nicely with the needs of our logistics operations,” said Dave Rusch, president and CEO of CRST International. “He has extensive expertise in corporate planning and strategy, leadership, multi-site management and high-level customer relationship management. We’re glad to have a professional of his stature joining the CRST team.”

Sponsored Recommendations

Heavy-Duty Maintenance Checklist

A maintenance checklist can help ensure you hit everything necessary during an inspection. Check out our free downloadable checklist to help streamline your repairs.

Five Ways a Little Data Can Save Your Company Millions

While most trucking and logistics companies rely on cellular to keep their work fleet connected, satellite has the ability to connect anywhere and through small data transmission...

Fleet Case Study: 15% YOY Growth for ITDS

Learn how this small trucking company scaled significantly and maintained outstanding customer service without adding additional people. Sylectus TMS can automate operations and...

Unlocking Fleet Safety & Efficiency: The Managed Service Advantage

Want to boost your fleet's safety and efficiency? Tune in now to discover the power of Managed Services in optimizing your safety program, streamlining operations, and making ...

Voice your opinion!

To join the conversation, and become an exclusive member of FleetOwner, create an account today!