SOURCE: Saia, Inc.

Saia, Inc.

June 30, 2015 15:34 ET

Barroso Named Eastern Division Vice President of Sales

JOHNS CREEK, GA--(Marketwired - Jun 30, 2015) - Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) is pleased to announce that Juan Barroso has been named the Eastern division vice president of sales for Saia LTL Freight. In this position, Barroso will oversee both the field and national account sales functions.

"Juan's proven track record in both sales and operations, coupled with his expertise in yield management and corporate sales, makes him uniquely qualified for this position. With his appointment, Saia is well-positioned to continue our emphasis on growth and the total customer experience. I am excited to work with Juan in his new leadership role," stated Saia Chief Customer Officer Ray Ramu.

Barroso began his career with Saia in 1992. As such, he has nearly 23 years of experience in transportation in both sales and operations. Most recently, he served as the company's corporate account executive, overseeing the yield management and growth of a number of Saia's key corporate accounts. During his time in this role, he was successful in improving both the service and profitability for these.

Barroso holds a business degree from Florida State University. He will continue to be based at Saia's headquarters in Johns Creek, Ga.

About Saia, Inc.

Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), with 2014 revenues of $1.3 billion, offers customers a wide range of less-than-truckload, non-asset truckload, and logistic services. The company operates 147 terminals in 34 states and is home to the industry-exclusive Customer Service Indicators and Xtreme Guarantee. With headquarters in Georgia, Saia employs 9,000 people nationwide. Saia LTL Freight has been recognized by the American Trucking Associations Safety Management Council for its outstanding safety record. For more information on Saia or any of the service groups, visit www.saiacorp.com.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Jeannie S. Jump
    Saia Corporate Public Relations Coordinator
    Phone: 770-232-4069
    E-mail jjump@saia.com