Bison Transport appoints new Chief Operating Officer and new Chief Administrative Officer
Thursday Aug 04, 2016

Bison Transport Inc. has made two significant appointments within its Senior Executive Team with a new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and a new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Trevor Fridfinnson has been appointed COO and Mike Ludwick has been appointed CAO.

Fridfinnson has more than 23 years of experience with Bison and has played a critical role in the growth and development of the business. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President.

Ludwick has more than 20 years of service with Bison and has been invaluable in the development of the business's key operating and administrative systems and infrastructure, as well as leading management and executive forums.

"Bison's senior executive team is responsible for the overall performance of the Bison Group of Companies, providing direction and oversight for Bison Transport and our subsidiaries," said Rob Penner, President. "We are pleased to appoint new talent and insight to our senior executive team and welcome the continued development and growth Fridfinnson and Ludwick will bring to Bison Transport."

Bison's Senior Executive team is comprised of Don Streuber, Executive Chairman and CEO; Robert Penner, President; Damiano Coniglio, Chief Financial Officer Bison Diversified Inc.; Trevor Fridfinnson, COO, Mike Ludwick, CAO, Jeff Pries, Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing.

About Bison Transport

Bison Transport is one of the largest carriers in Canada, offering award-winning transportation solutions to the industry since 1969. Recognized by the TCA (Truckload Carriers Association) as North America's Safest Fleet, Bison is a high-service, dependable and value-creating supply chain partner. Bison offers full truckload service, full-service logistics, intermodal, LTL, dedicated fleet operations, yard management and warehousing & distribution. Bison is an active member of Natural Resources Canada's FleetSmart Program, as well as a SmartWay Transport Partner, a national and voluntary partnership of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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Lionel Johnston, Corporate Marketing Manager
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