La Cañada Flintridge Calif.: The Allen Lund Company has announced the promotion of VP of Sales & Operations, Eddie Lund to President of Allen Lund Company, LLC. He transitions into the position after the recent passing of Mr. D. Allen Lund.
Eddie is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a degree in finance. Upon graduation, he joined the Los Angeles Dodgers minor league system for four years.
Lund began his career with the Allen Lund Company in 1994 as a broker in the Portland office and was promoted to Assistant Manager in 1995. Relocating to Texas, he took the reigns of ALC San Antonio in 1997 and in 2002 promoted to Vice President – Sales and Branch Operations, moving to corporate headquarters in
La Cañada Flintridge, CA.
"I am honored to be President of the Allen Lund Company. Our executive team is determined to continue the legacy which my dad created. A legacy of taking great care of our employees, customers, and community," states Eddie Lund, "I am looking forward to meeting the challenges this ever-changing industry provides."
About Allen Lund Company:
Specializing as a national third-party transportation broker with nationwide offices and over 490 employees, the Allen Lund Company works with shippers and carriers across the nation to arrange dry, refrigerated (specializing in produce), and flatbed freight; additionally, the Allen Lund Company has a logistics and software division, ALC Logistics, and an International Division licensed by the FMC as an OTI-NVOCC #019872NF. If you are interested in joining the Allen Lund Company team, please click here .
Established in 1976, the Allen Lund Company was selected as 2017 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100, a 2016 Top IT Provider by Inbound Logistics, 2015 Coca-Cola Challenger Carrier of the Year, 2015 Top Private Company in Los Angeles by the Los Angeles Business Journal, 2015 Top 100+ Software and Technology Providers, 2015 Top 100 Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics, a 2014 Great Supply Chain Partner, and was placed in Transport Topics' "2014 Top 25 Freight Brokerage Firms." The company managed over 310,000 shipments in 2015, and received the 2013 "Best in Cargo Security Award." In 2011 the company received the TIA 3PL Samaritan Award, and the NASTC (National Association of Small Trucking Companies) named Allen Lund Company the 2010 Best Broker of the Year. More information is available at www.allenlund.com.
Source: Allen Lund Company