Johanson Transportation Service (JTS), a third-party supply chain solutions provider, announces the launch of a new corporate sales and marketing division which will be based in Madison, Wisconsin. In support of this launch, JTS has promoted Lance D. Roberts to VP of Sales and Marketing and has hired Sarah Baumann to the position of Marketing Manager. Roberts joined JTS in April 2003 as an agent and was promoted in 2003 to Director of Sales of the dairy division. In 2005 he launched the regional office in Madison, Wisconsin, successfully making it an $18 million operation. During that time he completed his MBA from the University of Phoenix in April of 2007.
JTS also has announced the addition of Jeffrey Carpenter as Sales & Operations Specialist in the Portland, Oregon office. In recent efforts to expand the Non-Perishable division's sales and logistics capabilities, Carpenter will be responsible for freight movement in the western eleven states. Carpenter, with seven years logistics experience, was most recently