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James J. Martell


James J. Martell has served as a Director since January 2010. In addition, Mr. Martell serves as Chairman of the Board for the following logistic providers;, Protrans International and as Executive Chairman of both Ameriflight and Mr. Martell is both an owner and a member of the board of directors for Transforce Staffing, Quality Distribution, Livingston International, Baxter Inventory Systems and Transplace. Mr. Martell retired after ten years serving as CEO, Chairman and in the end Director for XPO, Inc., a public company engaged in both ground and air freight logistics. Mr. Martell’s background includes previously working for UPS, Fedex, OHL Logistics, UTIW, PS Logistics, BAX Global, as well as Smartmail, where he was both CEO and investor. Mr. Martell successfully sold Smartmail to DHL in 2004. Mr. Martell graduated from Michigan Technological University with a B.S. degree in Business Administration and Engineering and attended the Harvard Business School, Executive Education on Board Governance in 2018. Mr. Martell brings a strong independent voice as well as 40 years of relevant logistics and transportation industry knowledge to our board.