SALT LAKE CITY, May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chad England, Chief Executive Officer of C.R. England, one of North America's largest transportation companies, has announced the appointment of Sam Scott and Tracy Brown as new division presidents. Scott will take on the role of President National and Regional Divisions and Brown will assume the role of President Dedicated Division.
"With the recent promotions of Brandon Harrison and Zach England, I am pleased we have been able to fill their previous positions from within the ranks of our company," England said. "Sam and Tracy are both extremely capable leaders who have proven themselves with the necessary talent to lead these divisions. They understand our business vision of focusing on our drivers, our customers and our employees and their entrepreneurial skills make them a perfect fit for these promotions."
Mr. Scott has been with C.R. England since 2003, serving in various capacities at the manager, director and vice president levels in the company. In his most recent position, first as Director, then Vice President of Intermodal Operations, Mr. Scott oversaw C.R. England's Intermodal expansion, playing a key role in the facilitation and support of extraordinary growth with the addition of refrigerated 53-foot Container on Flat Car service.
As President of the National and Regional Divisions, Mr. Scott is responsible for the five business segments within those divisions; Fleet Management, Customer Service, Inside Sales, Load Planning and Optimization, and Network Development. Under his direction, his team maintains and manages over-the-road operations.
Mr. Brown joined C.R. England in 2008, and has held various positions within the Dedicated Division including Director Dedicated Operations and Vice President Dedicated Operations. Mr. Brown has also been the company expert on England's efforts to utilize liquefied natural gas tractors in its Ontario, California Dedicated fleet.
As President of the Dedicated Division, Mr. Brown has responsibility for more than 1,825 trucks and 2,600 employees which creates over 26 percent of the company's revenue. Prior to C.R. England, Mr. Brown worked in an operations capacity for leading companies such as Exel Direct, Staples and Walmart.
About C.R. England
Founded in 1920, C.R. England, Inc. corporate headquarters are located in Salt Lake City, Utah and is one of North America's largest transportation companies and the world's largest temperature-controlled carrier. C.R. England services include National, Mexico and Regional Truckload service in addition to Dedicated and Intermodal services. Visit www.crengland.com.
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