Sterling Transportation is thrilled to announce the addition of two new team members: Steve Tucker as Chief Technology Officer and Ken Meek as Vice President of Network Operations. With a combined experience of more than 65 years in the industry, their collective wisdom will help guide our growth strategies.
“The Sterling commitment to provide consistent service improvements to our partners just went into overdrive. Steve and Ken support our growth strategies in vital areas. I am truly excited about their future contributions to our ongoing success.”-Keith Davis, Founder & CEO.
Steve Tucker has a Bachelor of Science degree with a double major in Computer Science and Psychology. He has worked for high profile organizations including Texas Instruments, American Airlines/Sabre, and Forward Air. Steve will fill a key executive role that will take full advantage of his deep understanding of technology and his leadership strengths. He will guide our tech decisions to meet the demands of our evolving industry.
“I am excited to join Sterling Transportation and be a part of their ongoing success. I cannot wait to bring my years of experience in transportation and logistics into a company that is known for being customer-focused and employee-centric. I look forward to building meaningful relationships with customers, employees, and vendors.” said Steve Tucker
U.S. Navy veteran, Ken Meek started his transportation career with American Freightways. Over the course of his 30-years in the business, he leveraged his determination to exceed in an array of operationally focused leadership roles including Terminal Manager with Forward Air, and, most recently, Director of Operations with American Linehaul.
“I’m thrilled with the opportunity to be part of the Sterling Family. Through the years they have a proven track record of quality service. It is amazing to know that, regardless of their growth, they still treat their employees and customers as if they are family. This is one of the key factors that attracted me to the job. Getting back to the roots of this business is what I’ve been looking to do for many years. I honestly believe the culture Keith and Richard have created is a perfect fit for me,” said Ken Meek.
“It has been my pleasure to have worked with both gentlemen previously. With an eye on the future, we are expanding our Sterling team with people that share our core values and support our culture. Steve and Ken certainly check both boxes through leadership styles that build trust while delivering results. I look forward to working with both of them again.” – Lance Small, Chief Strategy Officer.