JACKSON, Tenn. – Averitt Express recently promoted Doug Granito to service center director for its Jackson TN facility.
Granito will fill the role previously held by David Harlan, who is moving to Chattanooga to become service center director there. Granito has served as a transportation sales specialist with Averitt since 2015. Overall, he has 20-plus years of operations and sales experience in the transportation industry.
“We're proud of our track record of developing our leadership team from within, and Doug is another example of that commitment,” said Larry Mason, Averitt’s vice president of operations. “We're confident that Doug gives us strong leadership in Jackson. We’re also thankful for David’s contributions through the years, and we’re excited to see what’s in store for our Chattanooga team as he moves there.”
Averitt’s Jackson-area service center is located at 2093 Express Drive.
About Averitt Express
Serving shippers for over 50 years, Averitt is a leading provider of freight transportation and supply chain management solutions with an international reach to 100+ countries. Averitt’s LTL, Truckload, Dedicated, Distribution & Fulfillment, and Integrated services provide shippers access to a wide array of services and customized solutions that cover every link in the supply chain. Together, these services and technology offerings provide “The Power of One” to shippers, allowing them access to multiple transportation solutions from a single provider. Averitt's 9,000+ associates are dedicated to delivering the most reliable services within the industry, and to promoting a company culture that is centered around people, communities and giving back. For more information, call 1-800-AVERITT (283-7488) or visit AverittExpress.com.