May 17, 2012 // Franchising.com // TAMPA, Fla. – BlueGrace Logistics, the nation's most progressive logistics, transportation and technology provider, has implemented internal changes that align with the company’s plan to focus more closely on customers as well as its selling and support processes. Nick Klingensmith has been promoted to Vice President of Sales Development, and Magnus Edling has been promoted to Vice President of Franchise Performance.
Nick Klingensmith has been with BlueGrace since its inception in 2007, and in his new position he will continue to focus his efforts on national sales while also continuing to lead a variety of functions including sales process, training and sales.
“Nick has been an instrumental team member in developing and implementing many of the systems and processes that we rely on each day in sales,” says Adam Blankenship, SVP of Strategy and Customer Development from BlueGrace Logistics.
A veteran with BlueGrace for four years, Magnus Edling will have the responsibility for the ongoing support, development and performance of the company’s franchise and agent partners in his new position.
“Magnus is also a very important member of our team,” says Bobby Harris, President & CEO of BlueGrace Logistics. “He brings a tremendous amount of expertise and value to the table each day through his work ethic, experience and strong relationships with our partners. The greatest advantage we have over our competition is our leadership and our people. We look forward to continuing our professional relationship with both Nick and Magnus.”
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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