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 served in several roles, including director of financial accounting and budgeting, and, most recently, assistant vice president of finance at Southeastern’s corporate headquarters in Lexington, South Carolina.

“Sherri’s character, integrity and love of serving others is evident in the energy she brings to Southeastern,” said Russ Burleson, senior vice president of finance, Southeastern Freight Lines. “She is a valued team member and we look forward to her exceptional contributions for many years to come.”

Outside of work, Bane and her husband, Chris, enjoy exploring what it means to become recent empty-nesters. Bane looks forward to her expanded responsibilities in the new role.

About Southeastern Freight Lines

Southeastern Freight Lines, a privately-owned regional less-than-truckload transportation services provider founded in 1950, specializes in next-day service in the Southeast and Southwest and operates 89 service centers in 14 states, Canada and Puerto Rico. Southeastern has a network of service partners to ensure transportation services in the remaining 36 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Mexico. Southeastern Freight Lines provides more than 99.35% on-time service in next day lanes. A dedication to service quality and a continuous quality improvement process that began in 1985 has been recognized by more than 400 quality awards received from customers and associations. Southeastern Freight Lines subsidiary, Southeastern Logistics Solutions, provides expedited service and multi-modal transportation services across the nation through strategic capacity partnerships. For more information, please visit and