Category Archives: Transportation

Southeastern Freight Lines Promotes Sherri Bane to Vice President of Finance in Lexington

LEXINGTON, S.C. (Nov. 8, 2017) – Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Sherri Bane has been promoted to vice president of finance in Lexington, South Carolina. With more than 22 years of experience at Southeastern, Bane started her career as a manager of financial accounting and budgeting. Since then, she has…
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Southeastern Freight Lines Promotes Paul Riddle to Director of Sales Support and Development in Lexington

LEXINGTON, S.C. (October 10, 2017) – Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Paul Riddle has been promoted to director of sales support and development in Lexington, South Carolina. With more than 23 years of experience at Southeastern, Riddle started his career as an inside sales account manager andhas since served…
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Columbia Business Owner Paves Way for Minority Women in Highway Construction

While working as an engineer in logistics and transportation at UPS, Evangelina Hemphill knew one day she wanted to own her own business. During a conversation with a small business owner, Hemphill discovered the shortage of certified asphalt inspectors and roadway services in the construction industry. In October of 2015, Evangelina Hemphill decided to take…
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Carolina International Trucks Marks 25th Anniversary

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA—September 20, 2017—Carolina International Trucks, the leading commercial truck dealer in South Carolina, marked its 25th anniversary this year. Since its beginning in 1992, the truck dealership has grown to six locations in Columbia, Charleston, Conway, Florence, Greenville and Greer with more than 100 service bays, over $6 million in stocked parts, a…
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SC Logistics hosting inaugural Tech Talk in Charleston

Columbia, SC – SC Logistics, an industry cluster supported by the South Carolina Council on Competitiveness, will be hosting their inaugural Tech Talk event in Charleston, S.C. on September 13, 2017 at the Charleston Music Hall. Tech Talk is an event designed to connect thought leaders and decision makers from transportation distribution and logistics companies. According to the S.C.…
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Trucking Association Elects Johnson Chairman

The South Carolina Trucking Association has elected Keith Johnson, H & J Trucking, Charleston, SC as its 2017-18 Chairman of the Board of Directors. Johnson is the owner of H&J Trucking, an intermodal drayage and logistics trucking company. H&J was among the early haulers of intermodal shipping containers out of the Port of Charleston.
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Greg Jackson joins Mangum’s, Inc as Business Development Manager

[caption id="attachment_8799" align="alignleft" width="2656"] Mangum's can coordinate with ocean and air freight companies for movement of over-dimensional cargo.[/caption] Greg Jackson has just joined Mangum's, Inc. as the Business Development Manager. He has over twenty-five years of experience in the heavy equipment industry. During this time he has served in both sales and management in North…
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I-77 Alliance Launches New Data Dashboard for Region

The South Carolina I-77 Alliance launched a new data dashboard for their four-county region, which provides research and data trends needed to make business and policy decisions for prospective employers, site selectors, and other economic development stakeholders. The new statistical dashboard at I77Alliance.com makes it easy to find current economic, demographic and workforce information sourced…
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