According to Blaise, âPlanning for this transition has been in place for several years now and these two talented leaders are well positioned to take KAG to the next level of growth and success. It is an exciting time for the future of our organization as Charlie and Grant move forward with the energy and passion that our employees and clients expect from our leadership team. “
DeLacey served as CFO from 2018 to present and has worked for the company since 2011. He is a member of the Board of Directors of National Tank Truck Carriers and sits on various committees for the American Trucking Associations. He also sits on the boards of directors of various community organizations.
Before being appointed President and Chief Operating Officer, Grant Mitchell was COO of KAG since 2018. He joined KAG in 2013 following the acquisition of RTL-Westcan Group of Companies in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. His professional affiliations include serving on the boards of directors of the Canadian Trucking Alliance, the Ontario Trucking Association, the Alberta Motor Transport Association and Fleet Resolutions Insurance LTD (chair). Mitchell is also involved in civic organizations in his community.
Dennis nashSaid the executive chairman of the board of directors of KAG, “Charlie and Grant have been key contributors to the KAG management team for many years. They each have significant experience with industry, customers, investors, but most importantly, with the people and culture of KAG which builds around an uncompromising commitment to be the employer of choice. “
âWe would like to thank Bruce for his exceptional leadership and his sincere concern for the safety, security and well-being of our employees, customers, community and the environment,â continued Nash. âHe successfully led KAG through one of the most difficult times in our history due to the COVID pandemic and was instrumental in furthering KAG’s position as the leading tanker transporter and supplier. North America. We wish him the best in his retirement. “
The Kenan Advantage Group, Inc. (www.thekag.com) operates through its six groups comprising Fuels, Specialty Products, Food Products, Merchant Gas, KAG Canada and KAG Logistics. The company has terminals and satellites in 40 states and seven Canadian provinces and territories, with the ability to deliver to the 48 contiguous states, Canada and Mexico. KAG also provides specialist supply chain logistics services through KAG Logistics (www.kaglogistics.com).
SOURCE Kenan Advantage Group