June 14, 2017 10:00 AM, EDT

Denis Reilly Joins Kenco Group as President, CEO

Kenco Group has appointed Denis Reilly president and CEO to succeed Jane Kennedy Greene, who will remain chairwoman of the board of directors.

The Chattanooga, Tenn., company ranks No. 26 on the Transport Topics Top 50 list of the largest logistics companies in North America.

“At Kenco, we are proud of being a family-owned business and of the culture, standards and customer relationships that we have built around this tenet,” Greene said. “We are so pleased to be bringing on a leader who not only embodies these values but boasts an impressive logistics pedigree. The board and I are confident that now is the right moment to bring Denis on board to lead Kenco into its next chapter of growth.”

Previously CEO of St. George Logistics, Reilly also was in senior leadership at USA Dry Van Logistics, Geodis, MIQ Logistics and Menlo.

“I have spent my entire career in the logistics space, and Kenco has long stood out as an industry leader in both business success and integrity,” Reilly said. “I’m thrilled to be joining an organization with such a strong reputation and bright future, and I look forward to leading Kenco to continued success while remaining true to its core values.”

Reilly also will join the Kenco board of directors and report to Greene.