Todd Smith Appointed As President Of Arnold Transportation Services
CHATTANOOGA, TN. – January 9, 2011-- U.S. Xpress Enterprises, a leading provider of transportation services throughout North America, is pleased to announce that Todd Smith has been appointed as President of Arnold Transportation Services. Arnold Transportation is a regional truckload carrier owned by U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc.
With more than 25 years of experience in the transportation industry, Mr. Smith has served during the last five years as President of LinkAmerica Corporation, a holding company for several regional truckload carriers that operate mainly in the south central and southeastern United States. Under Mr. Smith’s leadership, LinkAmerica grew to over $150 million in revenue.
“Arnold has established a respected history as an effective regional truckload carrier. We believe that Todd’s track record of success in overseeing regional operations is perfectly suited to lead Arnold into the future within a highly competitive marketplace,” said Max Fuller, Chairman & CEO of U.S. Xpress Enterprises.
“Having worked in both truckload and regional operations, I am quite familiar with U.S. Xpress and Arnold Transportation. This organization is well known as a first-class operation, and I am very pleased to have this opportunity,” said Mr. Smith of leading the 750-truck Arnold fleet. “I believe that Arnold is poised to become an even stronger player in the regional markets that we serve. I am looking forward to working with our entire team here.”
About U.S. Xpress Enterprises:
Founded in 1985, U.S. Xpress Enterprises is the nation’s second largest privately owned truckload carrier, providing a wide variety of transportation solutions throughout North America. We are committed to being at the forefront of safety compliance, using comprehensive training for our staff and drivers and ensuring our trucks feature the latest safety innovations. With a dedication to minimizing our impact on the environment, U.S. Xpress is a SmartWay Transport Partner and was honored with a 2009 SmartWay Environmental Excellence Award. U.S. Xpress Enterprises affiliates include Arnold Transportation Services, Smith Transport, Total Transportation of Mississippi, Xpress Global Systems and Xpress Internacional. For more information, please visit www.usxpress.com.