Wes Oliver Joins Volo Freight Brokers As Senior Logistic Specialist
Salt Lake City Operation Adds Industry Veteran
Salt Lake City (August 23, 2017) Volo Freight Brokers LLC (Volo Freight Brokers) today announced that Wes Oliver has joined its Salt Lake City office as senior logistics specialist. The move comes as Volo Freight Brokers continues to expand operations and service throughout the continental United States. Oliver is widely considered as one of the most successful and influential commercial freight brokers in the Intermountain West, with nearly a decade of experience in the commercial freight industry.
“Wes brings a storied resume and unmatched skill set with tens of thousands of successful freight movements over his career”, said Chad Farnsworth, managing partner of Volo Freight Brokers. “His contributions to our industry have been monumental. Wes can single handedly influence an entire market segment, simply by the sheer volume of freight movement he transacts, it’s truly remarkable.”
Oliver was previously a Senior Account Manager at England Logistics and headed the temperature controlled potato division. Continually a top producer, Oliver has ranked in the top 5 for production throughout his career and was #1 performer for England Logistics for many years. While well versed in all logistic modes, his team has excelled while managing a diversified portfolio of refrigerated movements spanning coast to coast. In the last 10 months alone, Oliver has completed more than 2500 transactions, totaling over $5,000,000 in freight spend with customers dotting the Inc 500.
“Wes’s leadership punctuates our commitment to the transportation industry as a whole, and creates an opportunity to deliver the most dominant 3PL services in the industry,” said Farnsworth.