Transplace names new CEO

Transplace, a provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, has announced that Frank McGuigan has been named chief executive officer, the company said.

Tom Sanderson has transitioned to the role of executive chairman and will serve on Transplace´s board of directors.

McGuigan joined Transplace via its acquisition of SCO Logistics in April 2011, where he was CEO, and most recently served as the company´s president and chief operating officer, running all of sales and operations in North America.

Transplace is a North American non-asset based logistics services provider offering manufacturers, retailers, chemical and consumer packaged goods companies the optimal blend of logistics technology and transportation management services. The company is the premier provider of managed transportation, consulting & TMS solutions; and intermodal, truck brokerage, and cross-border trade services.