On July 11, Greatwide Logistics Services announced the selection of John P. Tague as its new CEO. Mr. Tague comes to the new position after eight years with United Airlines, where he served as President as well as other senior leadership positions including Chief Operating Officer and Chief Revenue Officer.
Tague will succeed Leo Suggs, who is retiring from the position of CEO at Greatwide. Suggs’ accomplishments include over fifty years’ experience in the business of transportation and logistics, the introduction of organic growth initiatives at Greatwide, and his successful leadership of the company through the 2009 freight recession. Mr. Suggs joined Greatwide in 2009 as Executive chairman, became CEO in 2010, and will continue to serve as Chairman of Greatwide after his retirement from the CEO position.
Dallas-based Greatwide is a privately held third-party logistics provider serving the United States and Canada.