March 9, 2020 10:00 AM, EDT

RGL Logistics Appoints New CEO, Chairman

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RGL Logistics announced Joe Lemerond, senior vice president of transportation, will become the company’s CEO effective March 29.

Lemerond has been part of RGL’s leadership team for the past 2½ years.

He will succeed Bob Johnson, who will become the company’s chairman.

Joe Lemerond


Johnson has been CEO for 16 years.

“As we continue to position RGL for ongoing growth in a rapidly evolving marketplace, we’re very excited about Joe taking over as CEO,” Johnson said in a release. “He understands the opportunities that exist for our company and has demonstrated both his knowledge of the marketplace and overall leadership skills during his time here at RGL.”

Green Bay, Wis.-based RGL has 370 employees with operations in several locations throughout Wisconsin. Its operating companies include: Leicht Transfer & Storage, Checker Logistics and RGL Specialty Services. — Transport Topics

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