BlueGrace Logistics Announces the Title Transformations of Two Longtime Executives
“As part of our ongoing and explosive growth, I want to increase role clarity throughout the organization, so appointing both Adam Blankenship and Randy Collack to their new titles is a progressive and exciting move for us,” said Bobby Harris, President & CEO of BlueGrace Logistics.
Randy Collack, newly named the Chief Strategy Officer, oversees several departments of BlueGrace Logistics and has been with the company since 2009. Throughout his tenure, he has been responsible for the growth of the sales and operations departments.
Randy brings vast industry experience as the former President of PDT Trucking and has held senior positions with Express One and Preferred Shipping.
He studied at Purdue University and also earned his lean Six Sigma Black Belt certificate. Mr. Collack is an avid poker player who competed in his first World Series of Poker in 2016.
Randy Collack – Chief Strategy Officer
“I am thrilled with this change to CSO and believe it better fits the needs of this growing company. I have always been proud to serve the organization in any capacity,” said Randy Collack, Chief Strategy Officer at BlueGrace Logistics.
Randy’s roles within the company have been broad and deep but this change of title will provide clarity for the organization as it moves forward.
Collack will continue to be involved with the Transportation Team, A-Team and Customer Service.
“The best way for BlueGrace to grow effectively and quickly is to make sure we all work together as a team. With these organizational title changes, we will be able to structure those teams for future success,” said Harris.
Adam Blankenship – Chief Commercial Officer
Adam Blankenship, who joined the BlueGrace leadership team in 2012, will add the responsibilities of Chief Commercial Officer to his current role of Executive Vice President.
Within the new role of CCO, Adam will have strategic oversight of the entire sales organization in addition to Marketing, Carrier Relations and Procurement.
Prior to joining BlueGrace, Blankenship held senior executive roles at YRC and Central Transport and has garnered nearly 20 years of transportation industry experience. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri where he received both a B.S. in Finance and Masters of Business Administration.
Mr. Blankenship is an avid sports fan and obstacle course racing enthusiast. He also enjoys travel and spending time with his wife and four kids.
“BlueGrace is continuing to define roles and structure the organization in a way that provides a clear vision for the future, and set us on the path for continued success.” Continued Blankenship. “I look forward to the opportunities and challenges in my role as the Chief Commercial Officer.”
About BlueGrace Logistics:
Founded in 2009, BlueGrace Logistics is one of the fastest growing leaders of transportation management services in North America. As a full service third party logistics provider (3PL), BlueGrace helps businesses manage their less-than-truckload and truckload spend through industry leading technology, high level freight carrier relationships and superior insight of the complex $750 billion U.S. freight industry. BlueGrace is headquartered in Riverview, Florida with over 60 corporate and franchise locations across the U.S. For more information, visit www.mybluegrace.com.
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