Averitt's Spain Named President

Posted by Averitt Express on December 17, 2015
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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (December 17, 2015) — Averitt Express has announced Wayne Spain has been named as president, in addition to his existing title of chief operating officer (COO).

“I felt that it was time for Wayne to assume a title that is consistent with the role he has been serving for Averitt for some time,” said Gary Sasser, Averitt’s owner and chief executive officer (CEO).

“The whole Averitt team is excited and energized about finding innovative ways to service our customers, develop our people and drive growth.”

ABOVE: Gary Sasser, Averitt’s owner and chief executive officer (CEO) congratulates Wayne Spain, recently named president and chief operating officer (COO).


Celebrating its 45th year of service, Averitt Express is a leading provider of freight transportation and supply chain management with international reach to more than 100 countries. The company is a founding SmartWay℠ partner and a member of The Reliance Network™, a network of carriers that provides seamless LTL services throughout North America. Averitt specializes in delivering customized transportation solutions that include cross-border, dedicated, expedited ground/air, intermodal COFC/TOFC, international ocean/air, local customization, less-than-truckload, PortSide®, retail solutions, temperature-controlled, transportation management, truckload (dry van, flatbed, brokerage) and warehousing services. Averitt's technology offerings include a full suite of web-based shipping tools, electronic data interchange (EDI), warehouse management systems (WMS), and transportation and operations management systems. Together, these services and technology solutions provide "The Power of One" to shippers, allowing them access to multiple transportation solutions from a single provider. For more information, call 1-800-AVERITT (283-7488) or visit AverittExpress.com.

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