( Courtesy Allen Lund Co. )

The Allen Lund Co., La Canada Flintridge, Calif., has promoted Ryan Stephenson to corporate business development team leader.

Stephenson joined the company’s Charleston, S.C., office in 2007 as a transportation broker. For the past 10 years he has been in sales, according to a news release.

In the new position, he will work with the business development specialists and their managers, coaching, and empowering them to develop best practices and sales processes, according to the release.

“Ryan's sales success over the last 10 years speaks for itself,” president Eddie Lund said in the release. “The same qualities that make him a great salesman will translate well in this new role.”