ALTOONA, Pa., May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ward Transport and Logistics Corp., a family owned regional LTL carrier and logistics solutions provider, announced that Chuck DeLutis, COO, will retire at the end of June.
Chuck previously enjoyed a stellar Executive and Sales Leadership career with YRCW/Roadway, formerly, the largest LTL transportation provider in the U.S. He joined Ward in 2013 after retiring from YRCW/Roadway.
Bill T. Ward, Chairman and CEO of Ward Transport and Logistics, stated: "On behalf of the Ward family and our employees, I would like to thank Chuck for his many contributions to our company over the years. Chuck helped us drive a cultural transformation at Ward that was instrumental in helping us achieve industry-wide recognition as evidenced by our Logistic Management's Quest for Quality rating as # 1 in Value and Customer Service for 2016. We greatly appreciate Chuck's leadership and wish him a satisfying and rewarding retirement."
Chuck DeLutis stated: "When I joined the Ward team in 2013, all of the employees rallied around my vision of becoming one of the best regional transportation providers in the industry. The little victories daily around being the absolute best for the customer, turned into bigger victories for our customers and Ward. Due to our expansion in customer solutions, our consultative perspective in approaching our customers, and our cultural values to execute and perform what we are asked to do, the company is well positioned going forward. My favorite quote reflects the intense teamwork and interdependence prevalent at Ward:
"It is amazing what can be accomplished when no one cares who gets the credit!"
About Ward Transport and Logistics Corp.: Ward Transport and Logistics delivers Obsessive Customer Service™ in the form of Less than Truckload (LTL), Logistics (3PL) and Brokerage Services. The Company serves 186 million people in 25 states, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam.
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