American Fast Freight, Inc. Hires Debra L. Lorge as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Tacoma, WA--American Fast Freight, Inc. (“AFF” or the “Company”) announced today that Debra L. Lorge will join the Company as a Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Ms. Lorge joins AFF after a successful career as a Director of Finance and CFO at a number of well-established companies in the Pacific Northwest.
Ms. Lorge brings comprehensive leadership expertise as well as financial and accounting experience to AFF. Her experience with growth initiatives, designing and leading mid-sized Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system implementations and technology-based platforms will enable Ms. Lorge to make a meaningful contribution to the Company.
"After working for a numbers of years for Ernst & Young Seattle, King Broadcasting Company and as the CFO for National Mobile Television, Debra will bring a great amount of experience and knowledge with her as she begins the next step of her career here with AFF," said AFF President, Kevin Kelly. "We are extremely excited to have her join our team and know that she will play an integral role in leading the senior management team."
Ms. Lorge graduated magna cum laude from Seattle Pacific University where she obtained her BS in Accounting and a BA in Finance.
About American Fast Freight, Inc.
AFF is a transportation and logistics company headquartered in Fife, Washington, near the Port of Tacoma. AFF and its affiliated companies and divisions provide a wide range of ocean freight forwarding, trucking, project logistics and warehousing-distribution services. The core business is ocean freight consolidating and forwarding, specializing in the domestic Jones Act markets of Alaska, Hawaii, Guam and Puerto Rico. American Fast Freight, Inc. is a portfolio company of the middle-market private equity firm The Jordan Company, which is based in New York, NY and has offices in Chicago and Shanghai.
SOURCE: American Fast Freight, Inc.
Posted: July 18, 2014