12 Aug Blue Eagle Logistics Welcomes Bryon Smethers as Director of Operations
Blue Eagle Logistics is excited to welcome Bryon Smethers as the Director of Operations. Bryon brings 29 years of experience in the transportation, warehousing, and distribution industry. In his new role, he will report to company president, Andy Plank, and be responsible for Blue Eagle Operations in Allentown, Scranton, and our new facility in Harrisburg.
Bryon’s primary responsibilities will include building and supporting the Blue Eagle team to sustain our reputation for excellent customer service while focusing on improvements in operations for safety, efficiency, and effectiveness.
Gene Sebesta, Operations Manager, Paul Skursky, AVP Warehouse Manager, along with our dispatch, driver, and dock team will report to the new Director of Operations. Human Resources, Customer Service, Billing, Sales, and Marketing teams will continue to report directly to the President.
Most recently, Smethers was in charge of operations for Lanter Delivery Systems, Northeast District, a multiple terminal, $54 million automotive and agricultural parts transportation and distribution business.
Bryon, his wife, and family live in Nazareth, Pennsylvania.
Join us in welcoming Bryon Smethers to the Blue Eagle Logistics family!
For more insight into Bryon’s leadership style, he recommends the following TEDTalk.
Forget the pecking order at work. By Margaret Heffernan