SOURCE: Con-way Multimodal

Con-way Multimodal

July 07, 2010 09:00 ET

Con-way Multimodal Adds Experienced Sales Talent

Chanda Davidson Brings Eight Years of Leadership and Expertise to Portland, Ore., Management Team

PORTLAND, OR and ANN ARBOR, MI--(Marketwire - July 7, 2010) -  Con-way Multimodal, a division of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that Chanda Davidson has joined its Portland, Ore., operation as senior account executive. In that role, she will be responsible for developing and maintaining key relationships with customers and third-party carriers, as well as request for proposal (RFP) responses.

"Chanda Davidson has the ideal blend of skills and experience to help drive our significant growth plan for 2010," said Tyler Ellison, president, Con-way Multimodal. "She has the ability to create innovative transportation solutions for customers, maximize lead generation to expand our customer base and provide outstanding customer service."

Davidson joins Con-way Multimodal after eight years with C.H. Robinson in roles that included account executive, strategic account manager and business development manager. A graduate of Bradley University with a bachelor's in political science, Davidson currently lives in Portland with her husband and daughter.

Con-way Multimodal arranges third-party carrier services for over-the-road, intermodal, flatbed, heavy haul and specialized transportation for freight shipments.

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About Con-way Multimodal
Con-way Multimodal, a division of Menlo Worldwide Logistics, provides expanded freight brokerage capabilities and services in the third-party logistics and multimodal freight transportation business, focusing on flexible, efficient capacity solutions for the marketplace. Con-way Multimodal complements Menlo's best in class 3PL and 4PL services for large customers by offering leverage and personal attention to small- and medium-sized buyers of logistics. Through its network of more than 15,000 carriers, Con-way Multimodal arranges resources to meet the capacity needs of its shippers using over-the-road, intermodal, dry van, flatbed, heavy haul and specialized transportation solutions. The Portland, Ore.-based company is an operating unit of Menlo Worldwide Logistics, LLC, a subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), a $4.3 billion freight transportation and logistics company. For more information, please visit us on the Web at www.con-way.com.

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