November 22, 2011 // Franchising.com // TAMPA, Fla. - BlueGrace Logistics, the nation's most progressive logistics, transportation and technology provider, announced today that KJ McMasters has been added to the company as Vice President of Business Development to lead the franchise and partner channels.
McMasters will be responsible for establishing strategic franchise locations throughout the country and recruiting new partners to the company’s network. As the Vice President of Business Development, he will also be tasked with leading the expansion of BlueGrace into new markets and building relationships with the company’s partners nationwide.
“BlueGrace is a reputable brand that is focused on growing intelligently,” said McMasters. “I’m excited to be a part of the team as this company continues to expand nationally as the leader in freight and logistics services.”
McMasters has worked in the shipping industry for more than six years, holding positions at UPS and DHL. Most recently, he worked at a third-party logistics provider and created the marketing and recruitment departments to generate sales and attract partners. In addition, McMasters has also owned and operated two marketing and recruiting companies.
“The greatest advantage we have over our competition is our leadership and our people,” said President and CEO Bobby Harris. “We are impressed with KJ’s experience in shipping logistics and business development and are confident that he will make a positive, lasting impact on our organization.”
BlueGrace offers best-in-class freight and logistics services to businesses throughout the United States using leading edge technology that simplifies the shipping process, allowing customers to focus on their core competencies. BlueGrace has relationships with more than 3,000 transportation companies throughout the United States, and offers services to businesses of all sectors and sizes.
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Founded in 2007, BlueGrace Logistics offers complete, customized transportation management solutions to customers throughout the United States. Based in Riverview, Fla. with satellite offices in Salt Lake City and Chicago, the company has increased sales by more than 400 percent since 2009. It also launched a franchise program in early 2011 as part of its strategic growth plan. The company offers best -in-class freight services and support, including:
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