Company Press Release
The Allen Lund Company, Richmond office is pleased to announce the promotion of Kirk Bailey to Operations Manager. Bailey has been with ALC since October of 2009, prior to the promotion he was a transportation broker.
“Kirk is the consummate team player. He leads through his actions and we are excited to see how he helps us grow in the Richmond office,” said Gerald Ebert, Manager Richmond office. Bailey added, “I started with Allen Lund Company almost eight years ago as a Broker’s Assistant. Many professional growth opportunities along the way have helped me realize this achievement. I’m excited about this new advancement and I’m looking forward to helping the Richmond office grow even more.”
Eddie Lund, Vice President of Sales and Branch Operations stated, “Kirk is so dependable. You can always count on him to do the right thing for our customers and the Richmond office. As they continue to grow, Kirk’s position as Operations Manager will become even more important and we are thankful to have him as part of the leadership in Richmond.”
Kirk Bailey is the Operations Manager of the Richmond office and has been with Allen Lund Company for seven years. Bailey attended Virginia Commonwealth University and earned a B.S. in Business Administration and Management.
About Allen Lund Company:
Specializing as a national third-party transportation broker with nationwide offices and over 450 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 the 2015 Coca-Cola Challenger Carrier of the Year, 2016 Top IT Provider by Inbound Logistics, 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 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100, 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.