Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, has announced the appointment of Bill McGrogan as operations manager of its Canadian division. McGrogan will be responsible for overseeing the company’s operations and customer service teams and expanding business growth and development with current and new accounts.
Prior to joining Transplace, McGrogan served as vice president for staffing and recruiting at R&B Staffing Ltd., where he focused his efforts on recruiting office staff, warehouse workers and drivers within the transportation industry. He also founded Tri-Star Traffic & Distribution Inc., where he was responsible for employee and customer relations, sales, operations and planning.
“I am pleased to have Bill join Transplace to work with Mike Chapman and lead our operations teams, further expanding our business across Canada and cross-border throughout North America,” said Transplace President and Chief Commercial Officer George Abernathy. “Our customers will benefit from his leadership by providing excellent service and valuable logistics expertise.”
Transplace is a non-asset, North America-based third party logistics (3PL) 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 network planning and design, transportation procurement and 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 that includes many of the largest shippers in the world.
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