Dunavant Announces Four Promotions Across Trucking, Terminals, Recruiting

  • Lorenzo CortezDirector of Container Yard Services and Maintenance
  • Eduardo LopezLead Driver Recruiter
  • Eric OrtizManager of Maintenance 
  • Adam WrightMemphis Terminal Manager

Lorenzo Cortiz celebrates over five years with Dunavant and has been promoted to Director of Container Yard Services and Maintenance. Cortiz leads organizational accountability to Dunavant’s approach to maintaining our assets. Eric Ortiz, who has been with Dunavant for over three years, has been promoted to Manager of Maintenance and will report directly to Lorenzo. Ortiz has demonstrated improved data flow and system integrity and provides excellent driver support.

“A significant contributor to our success is managing the care and reliability of our own assets that keep our drivers moving. Whether it is the efficiency of maximizing the velocity at our container yard or ensuring our company owned chassis and vans are in top shape, both are intertwined to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction,” said Chrissy Geibel, COO of Dunavant. “Under Cortiz’ and Ortiz’ leadership, both the Container Yard and our inhouse services were instrumental in driving new performance records for our trucking group.”

Eduardo Lopez has been promoted from Driver Recruiter to Lead Driver Recruiter, supporting expansion and growth of Dunavant’s recruiting department. Lopez trains, mentors, and guides new recruits and processors joining the team.

Adam Wright has been promoted to Memphis Terminal Manager after previously serving as Regional Safety Manager. He has been instrumental in improving safety across all eight Dunavant terminals. Over the course of his career, Wright has held various roles in Safety, Driver Development, Fuel Management and Operations.

Posted by Andrea Wiley at 12:26