Allen Lund Company Announces Two Key Promotions

La Cañada Flintridge Calif. – Allen Lund Company announces two key promotions in the Rochester and Charlotte offices, Todd Piccola and Greg Babiarz.

Todd has been promoted to manager of the Rochester office following his accomplishments as a transportation broker. Todd began his career at ALC Rochester in June 2010. Over the years he has spent time in the Los Angeles and Boston offices learning about the brokerage business and gaining experience in both dry and refrigerated goods. Throughout his career, Todd has been a quiet leader, dependable co-worker, and valuable ALC team member in each office.

David Lund, VP Sales & Operations had this to say, “I am very excited about Todd becoming our new manager in Rochester. Having a current employee fulfill the role along with Todd being able to move back to family and friends makes it a win for everyone. Todd has had experienced mentors to learn from in Tracy Lewin, ALC Los Angeles manager and Lenny Sciarappa, ALC Boston manager. Many in the Rochester office worked with Todd when he first started with ALC and are excited about his return. I wish nothing but success for Todd and his wife, Lindsey as they continue to grow their family in Rochester.”

Todd commented, “I am extremely excited for the opportunity the Lund’s have provided me as I continue my career with the Allen Lund Company back in Rochester, where it all started.

I am really looking forward to bringing my experience, newfound relationships, and hard work from the past six years to an already established office and can’t wait to help lead them to the next level.”

Additionally, Greg Babiarz has been promoted to assistant manager of the Charlotte office following his leadership and contributions as operations manager. Greg has been with ALC for 12 years and has over 14 years of industry experience.

Nate Thomas, Manager of the Charlotte office had this to say, “Since joining the company 12 years ago, Greg has played a vital role in the success of the Charlotte office. As operations manager, his hard work, leadership skills, and drive have been an integral part of our growth. I am excited about Greg’s promotion and look forward to working with him for many years to come.”

Greg commented, “I moved to Charlotte for warmer weather and was introduced to Jim McGuire through a mutual colleague. Joining the Charlotte team was the best decision for me. I thank Nate Thomas wholeheartedly for believing in me in taking this next step in my career. I look forward to the opportunity to help him lead the best group in the business to the next level.”

About Allen Lund Company:

Specializing as a national third-party transportation broker with nationwide offices and over 500 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 recognized by Logistics Tech Outlook for our software division ALC Logistics as a 2018 Top 10 Freight Management Solution Providers, 2018 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers, 2017 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Top 100, 2017 Food Logistics 100+ Top Software and Tech Provider, 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 manages over 365,000 loads annually, and received the 2013 “Best in Cargo Security Award.” In 2011, the company received the TIA 3PL Samaritan Award, and NASTC (National Association of Small Trucking Companies) named Allen Lund Company the 2010 Best Broker of the Year.

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