LEXINGTON, S.C. (May 23, 2019) - Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Lawson Saunders has been promoted to service center manager in Sherman, Texas.
With over 10 years of experience at Southeastern, Saunders started his career as a part-time freight handler. Since then, he has served in a variety of roles, including quality assurance leader, management trainee, inbound supervisor, outbound supervisor, inbound operations manager and most recently, outbound operations manager.
"Lawson is a true embodiment of the passion and dedication to quality without question service that is central to the company culture at Southeastern," said Jim Jones, regional vice president of operations for Southeastern Freight Lines. "His outstanding track record and selfless values have consistently motivated those around him and we're excited to see his continued success leading the Sherman team."
Saunders will relocate to the Sherman area with his wife and two children and looks forward to serving the Southeastern team in this new capacity.
About Southeastern Freight Lines
Southeastern Freight Lines, a privately-owned regional less-than-truckload transportation services provider founded in 1950, specializes in next-day service in the Southeast and Southwest and operates 89 service centers in 13 states, Canada and Puerto Rico. Southeastern has a network of service partners to ensure transportation services in the remaining 36 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Mexico. Southeastern Freight Lines provides more than 99.35% on-time service in next day lanes. A dedication to service quality and a continuous quality improvement process that began in 1985 has been recognized by more than 400 quality awards received from customers and associations. For more information, please visit www.sefl.com and www.facebook.com/SoutheasternFreight.
Largemouth Communications (on behalf of Southeastern Freight Lines)