KAG Logistics has appointed Ryan Casady as Vice-President of Carrier Management and Procurement to help growth its carrier base and advance other mode of transportation.

Unveiling the appointment on Tuesday (17th May), the Ohio-based firm said the move is part of its growth strategy in the North American logistics supply chain.

Casady joins KAG with over 20 years of experience in the transportation space, having most recently served as Vice-President of Logistics Providers for Hub Group, a supply chain corporation.

On the appointment, Kevin Spencer, President of KAG Logistics, said, “We are excited to have Ryan join our team and expect him to be a key contributor to the strong group we have worked so hard to build.”

“His knowledge and expertise will allow us to move forward with the many opportunities we have on the horizon. Most importantly, with his focus to successfully expand our carrier base, we will be able to better meet the needs of our valued current customers across North America whilst also penetrating new marketplaces.”

KAG Logistics is a subsidiary of The Kenan Advantage Group, Inc. (KAG), North America’s largest tank truck transporter and logistics provider. The company operates through its six operating groups consisting of KAG Energy, KAG Specialty Products, KAG Food Products, KAG Merchant Gas, KAG Canada and KAG Logistics.