Plans to beef up Bay & Bay Transportion’s marketing and development in the dry bulk trucking market include the addition of industry leader Jeff O’Connor to its executive team. O’Connor started as corporate vice-president July 1. Previously, he was with A&R Logistics, the largest dry bulk logistics company in the United States, as president and CEO for over nine years.
“Jeff brings tremendous experience to our team. He’ll be a great asset in helping us move our strategic growth initiatives forward, so that we can best serve our customers,” said Sam Anderson, president and chief executive officer of Bay & Bay Transportation, a Minnesota-based trucking company with sweeping nationwide reach.
O’Connor’s focus will be marketing, business development and leadership in the dry tank trucking market, specifically, throughout the eastern United States. He is based in the Chicago IL area.
O’Connor’s background includes 25 years of executive transportation and logistics experience in trucking, warehousing, brokerage, and logistics management programs. His resume includes executive roles at HA Logistics, USF Logistics, Skyway Freight Systems, and American Airlines.