Lance Malesh has been appointed to MODE Transportation. He is now president and chief executive officer of the company.
Jim Damman led MODE as president and CEO for over 15 years. However, Damman is chairman of the company. Malesh replaces Damman.
“It was important to me to find a strong successor to lead the great people at MODE Transportation into the future, and I am confident that Lance will accomplish great things at MODE,” Damman said in a release. “I look forward to working with him and the board in my new role.”
Lance Malesh Has Years of Industry-Related Experience
Lance Malesh has more than 20 years of experience in technology, operations, sales and marketing. In his previous position, Malesh served as chief commercial officer for third-party logistics provider BDP International. Moreover, he was also a past president and CEO of FreightTech firm BridgeNet Solutions.
“Jim and the MODE organization have a rich history. I look forward to working with the team and partners. Moreover to help build upon the strong foundation that is in place,” Malesh said.
MODE Transportation History
Founded in 1989, MODE Transportation is a third-party transportation and logistics company based in Dallas. The company serves more than 10,000 customers across a varied set of end markets and modes of transportation. MODE has relationships with more than 50,000 carriers and operates from over 200 offices throughout North America.
MODE Transportation is a non-asset based transportation and has logistics team of professionals. With over 100 offices throughout North America, MODE Transportation solves a wide array of domestic, international, air, and ocean transportation situations. The company’s shipping expertise encompasses small parcels, LTL, truckload, intermodal, air, ocean, and supply chain solutions to ensure that all needs are met. MODE Transportation also works across a board set of industries including food and beverage (beer, wine, and spirits), industrial, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, automotive, chemical, and retail.