YRC Freight said it has named Darren Hawkins senior vice president of sales and marketing, effective Jan. 14.
Hawkins will report directly to Jeff Rogers, president of YRC Freight.
Hawkins previously had an 18-year career at YRC Freight, serving as director of field sales, service center manager and account executive. Prior to this, he was director of operations at Con-way Freight.
YRC Freight is a unit of YRC Worldwide, which is ranked No. 4 on the Transport Topics 100 listing of U.S. and Canadian for-hire carriers.