OAK BROOK, Ill., April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hub Group (NASDAQ: HUBG) announced today that Executive Vice President of Sales, Jim Gaw, will retire effective June 30th. Mr. Gaw has held various senior leadership positions throughout his 28-year career at Hub Group, including President of Hub North Central and Vice President / General Manager of Hub City Terminals, and has played an integral role in Hub Group's growth throughout his career.
"Jim has been a driving force and leader of our sales efforts since 2004, a period during which he made tremendous contributions to the success of Hub Group," said Don Maltby, Hub Group President and Chief Operating Officer. "His work ethic, honesty, loyalty and leadership will all be sorely missed by all of us at Hub Group and by the transportation industry as a whole."
With Gaw's upcoming retirement, Steve Rand has been promoted to fill the position of Executive Vice President of Sales. Rand joined Hub Group in 2015. Rand's background consists of long-term C-level assignments, including President and CEO at AMPORTS for seven years. Prior to AMPORTS, Rand served as VP Sales and Marketing of CSX for 13 years. "Given Steve's vast operational and commercial experience, outstanding leadership skills and proven results, we're very excited to have someone of his caliber assume this role," continued Mr. Maltby. "Steve will work closely with Jim in the ensuing months to ensure a smooth transition as Hub Group continues to position itself for future growth and prosperity."
About Hub Group
Hub Group is a transportation management company that provides multi-modal solutions throughout North America, including intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. As a publicly traded company with over $3.5 billion in revenue, Hub Group's organization of 2,500+ employees delivers innovative, customer-focused solutions and industry leading service to help customers better control supply chains and their costs. For more information, visit www.hubgroup.com.
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