LEXINGTON, S.C. (March 23, 2020) – 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 Fort Worth, Texas.
Saunders has more than 12 years of experience at Southeastern, starting his career at the Charlotte, North Carolina service center as a part-time freight handler. He has served in various leadership positions during his time with the company, including management trainee, inbound and outbound supervisor, inbound and outbound operations manager and, most recently, service center manager in Sherman, Texas.
“Lawson is an outstanding leader with a great track record,” said Jim Jones, regional vice president of operations for Southeastern Freight Lines. “He is committed to living our culture, providing quality without question service and creating financial strength for our great company.”
Lawson and his family are excited to move to Fort Worth and continue 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 450 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)