Ascent Global Logistics Announces Annette Luyten as Senior Vice President of Operations for Agent Network

Dec 4

Ascent Global Logistics Announces Annette Luyten as Senior Vice President of Operations for Agent Network

Ascent Global Logistics adds senior executive to help lead the development of ever-growing agent network.

DOWNERS GROVE, ILDec. 4, 2018 – Ascent Global Logistics has announced that Annette Luyten has joined its team as Senior Vice President of Operations for its Agent Network within the company’s Domestic Freight Management group. This new senior leadership position will be devoted to the growth of the company’s agent network which focuses on providing state-of-the-art technology and back office support to independent brokerage agents.

“We are pleased to announce that the breadth and prosperity of our agent network continues to expand. We are mirroring this success with additional investments into the leadership of the program to ensure we provide our agents with the very best in operational focus and direction tailored to meet their specific business needs,” said Chris Cook, President of Ascent Domestic Freight Management.

Annette will be responsible for improving operational best practices, enhancing the technology available to agents, providing additional marketing support for mutual business development initiatives and guiding the overall direction of the company’s agent network. Annette’s extensive career in the logistics industry spans across operational, management, sales and agent development leadership roles.

“We are very proud to introduce Annette as the newest addition to our leadership team here at Ascent,” said Bill Goodgion, President of Ascent Global Logistics. “Annette brings a tremendous amount of experience that will help accelerate the success of our agent network.”

About Ascent Global Logistics
Ascent Global Logistics, an independent operating company of Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc., is a non-asset U.S. based global logistics provider that specializes in domestic freight management, international freight forwarding and retail consolidation solutions. Committed to providing customized logistics solutions, premium customer service and state-of-the-art technology tools to help clients accelerate their climb to supply chain excellence, Ascent Global Logistics is Your Partner for Peak Logistics Performance. For more information, please visit the Ascent Global Logistics website, www.ascentgl.com.

About Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc.

Roadrunner Transportation Systems is a leading asset-right transportation and asset-light logistics service provider offering a full suite of solutions under the Roadrunner®, Active On-Demand® and Ascent Global Logistics® brands. The Roadrunner brand offers less-than-truckload, temperature controlled and intermodal services. Active On-Demand offers premium mission critical air and ground transportation solutions. Ascent Global Logistics offers domestic freight management, retail consolidation, international freight forwarding and customs brokerage. For more information, please visit Roadrunner’s websites, www.rrts.com and www.ascentgl.com.