RWI Transportation LLC, Wilder, Ky., has named John Adams its senior director of operations.
He is responsible for nationwide operations, linking logistics and fleets. He will direct operations at logistics offices and terminals across the U.S., according to a news release.
Adams will lead the company’s upcoming transportation management system project, enabling more efficiency and customer access to data and status reports and is responsible for strategic planning.
He has almost four decades of experience in transportation operations. Previously, he worked at Frostways Inc., a Michigan company that’s no longer in business, and Thorn Apple Valley, Southfield, Mich. He also owned R&M Transportation Inc.
He earned certification as a Six Sigma Green Belt from Xavier University, and is pursuing his Black Belt certification.
RWI manages more than 100,000 shipments annually, including temperature-controlled and dry freight. It specializes in handling fresh produce and perishables. It is an affiliate of the Castellini Group of Companies.