Transplace Appoints Doug Punzel as President of Intermodal Business Unit
Third Party Logistics Company Selects Experienced Intermodal Leader to Further Drive Operational Excellence for Customers Across North America
December 2, 2015 (Dallas, TX) Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, today announced the appointment of Doug Punzel as president of Celtic International, the company’s intermodal business unit. Punzel will report to Transplace CEO Tom Sanderson.
Punzel joined Celtic International in 2014 as vice president of sales. Over the past two years, he has been instrumental in the company’s growth and has helped lead Celtic’s entry into the Mexico cross-border intermodal market. Punzel brings more than 30 years of transportation industry experience to his new role, spending much of his career with Schneider National’s intermodal business.
“As more and more shippers are looking to integrate intermodal into their transportation operations, Transplace is committed to best positioning ourselves to enable our customers to take advantage of the opportunities available with intermodal,” said Sanderson. “We know that Doug’s experience and leadership will help us realize the full potential for this business.”
“We have a great team at Celtic International and I look forward to my new role in taking the company forward,” added Punzel.
Transplace is a North American non-asset based logistics services provider offering manufacturers, retailers, chemical and consumer packaged goods companies the optimal blend of logistics technology and transportation management services. The company’s services and capabilities include Transportation Management Services, Intermodal, Brokerage and SaaS transportation management (TMS) solutions supplemented by supply chain strategy consulting services. The company is recognized among the elite 3PLs for its proven ability to deliver both rapid return on investment and consistent value to a customer base ranging from mid-market shippers to Fortune 500 companies.
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