RWI names Adams operations director
Wilder, Ky.-based trucking company RWI Transportation has appointed John Adams to senior director of operations.
Adams, a 40-year industry veteran, will direct RWI's operations at the logistics offices and terminals across the United States. He leads the soon-to-be launched RWI Transportation Management System project, which aims to provide greater efficiencies and customer access to data and status reports. He is also responsible for strategic planning.
Prior to RWI, Adams held positions at Frostways and Thorn Apple Valley, along with owning R&M Trans.
Managing in excess of 100,000 shipments annually, RWI handles temperature-controlled and dry freight, and also specializes in handling fresh produce and other perishable food commodities. RWI is an affiliate of the Castellini Group of Cos., which combines to form one of the largest distributors of fresh produce in the United States.