Transportation broker the Allen Lund Co. has hired a new vice president of business development.

Doug Clark, a 32-year transportation industry veteran, joined La Canada, Calif.-based Allen Lund May 29, according to a company news release.

Clark’s goals will include opening new offices and reviewing potential acquisitions.

Clark, who will be based in Dallas, has worked as executive vice president of Golman-Hayden, a produce brokerage firm; and as president of Cargo-Master, a North Texas transportation broker.