BAY & BAY TRANSPORTATION EXPANDS INTO NORTH DAKOTA
Jade Nelson Hired As Fargo Terminal Manager/West Regional Sales Manager;
Company Begins Local Truck Driver Recruitment Campaign
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (June 16, 2008) – To keep pace with company growth, Bay & Bay Transportation, a national transportation and logistics company based in Minneapolis, will open a new terminal in Fargo, North Dakota, July 1, 2008. The terminal will provide logistics, brokerage and warehouse services, with ample parking space for tractors and trailers. The Fargo facility will be Bay & Bay’s second out-state terminal. In March 2006, the company opened a terminal in Neenah, Wisconsin.
“We want to make our services more closely available to our existing customers in the Red River Valley area and position ourselves to cultivate new business in the future,” explained Sam Anderson, president of Bay & Bay. He added that the company has already launched an advertising campaign to recruit experienced truck drivers in the Fargo area. (For information on driver opportunities, go to firstname.lastname@example.org.)
Bay & Bay hired Fargo native, Jade Nelson, 38, in March 2008 as west regional sales manager. He will oversee the Fargo terminal operations. Prior to joining Bay & Bay, Nelson spent 15 years in numerous roles at a Fargo transportation services company. Nelson is married with three children.
Background: Bay & Bay Transportation
Founded in 1941, Bay & Bay is a national truckload carrier with nationwide logistics services that handle dry, specialized blanket wrap, and flatbed movements. Bay & Bay also has a dry bulk tanker fleet that services the eastern half of the United States. The company is headquartered in Rosemount, MN (a southern suburb of Minneapolis), with terminals in Burnsville, MN, Neenah, WI, and Fargo, ND (opening July 1, 2008). Bay & Bay also owns and operates D&T Trucking, a refrigerated truckload carrier in St. Paul, MN. For additional company information, go to www.bayandbay.com.
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