Leadership

“Unyson completely understands the client’s needs. We strive to deliver, not only solutions that meet those needs, but an ongoing focus on continuous improvement. Logistics is a thrilling opportunity to significantly impact an organization’s supply chain, management of inventory, bottom line and areas of need.”

— Art Nourot
Vice President, Carrier Procurement

Many of our executive and director-level management team come from our parent company, Hub Group, who just happen to develop some of the best minds in the business.

Brian D. Alexander

Executive Vice President, Unyson Logistics
Brian D. Alexander was named Executive Vice President of Unyson Logistics in September 2015. Before being named Executive Vice President, Brian served as Vice President of Operations of Unyson Logistics from December 2010 to September 2015 and was responsible for the operational execution and excellence for Fortune 500 manufacturing, retail and consumer packaged goods clients. Prior to that, Brian was Unyson’s Senior Director of Strategic Accounts, where he had a ten-year history of managing and directing continuous improvement initiatives for key accounts. Brian played a leading role in developing and implementing Unyson’s multi-modal solutions across North America. Brian earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Marquette University and Master of Business Administration degree from Cardinal Stritch University

Thomas S. Krenning

Vice President, Operations and Account Management
Thomas S. Krenning became Vice President of Operations and Account Management in April 2016.  In this role, Tom is responsible for operational execution and excellence for Fortune 500 clients in the manufacturing, retail and consumer packaged goods verticals.  For over 20 years, Tom has held progressive leadership positions at both Hub Group and Unyson, including Vice President, Highway Services from January 2011 to May 2014.  While serving as an Army Reserve Transportation Officer in Iraq in 2004-2005, Tom was awarded a Bronze Star.  Prior to rejoining Unyson, Tom held executive leadership positions with Freightquote.com and Strive Logistics.  He is a graduate of Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA with a Bachelor of Science degree.

Curtis M. Campbell

Vice President; Operations and Account Management
Curtis M. Campbell became Vice President of Operations and Account Management in March 2016. In his new role, Curtis will be responsible for the operational execution and excellence for Fortune 500 manufacturing, retail and consumer packaged goods clients. Prior to being named Vice President, Curtis was the Senior Director of Operations with 12 years of progressive experience in logistics freight management and execution in manufacturing, retail and distribution. His roles have included operations management, change management, business development and on-site customer work experience. Curtis has spent the last ten years managing dedicated account teams and executing strategic deliverables while driving incremental supply chain savings and service enhancements across all verticals. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Marketing-Logistics from Missouri State University.

Art T. Nourot

Vice President, Carrier Procurement, Supply Chain Solutions
Art T. Nourot became Vice President of Carrier Procurement, Supply Chain Solutions, in December 2010. Art directs the design and development of Unyson's strategic carrier network and is focused on optimizing carrier service, cost and capacity for the benefit of Unyson clients. He facilitates the growth and development of the company’s vendor base through relationships with our carrier's senior management. He also leads pharma operations with responsibilities for PDMA compliance, continuous improvement, marketing and business development. Art has been with Hub Group since 1998 and has held several key leadership roles including Operations Director for Unyson's Western Region and Director of Highway Services for Hub Group's Golden Gate operations. Prior to joining Hub Group, Art served in various management positions in the transportation and logistics industry since 1993.

Christopher D. Miller

Vice President, Engineered Solutions
Christopher D. Miller became Vice President, Engineered Solutions in February 2016. Chris has been with Unyson since 2004, and has led both analytical and operational teams during his time with the company. In his current role, he leads the development of value propositions to prospective clients, as well as, the design and implementation of logistics management solutions and multi-modal continuous improvement initiatives for existing clients. Previously, Chris held the position of Senior Director, Operations, and directed strategic continuous improvement initiatives for multiple Fortune 500 manufacturers at the operational level. Prior to joining Unyson, he held various supply chain positions over an 11-year period. Chris received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Missouri State University and his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

Erin M. Atherton

Vice President, Technology Solution Services
Erin M. Atherton was named Vice President, Solution Services, in December 2010. Prior to that, Erin has served in various roles including as Logistics Analyst, Implementation Manager, Manager of Continuous Improvement and Director of Implementation. Each of these positions has focused on implementing innovative, technology- based solutions. She works closely with Unyson customers, operations and IT teams managing project implementation and identifying opportunities for continuous improvements. Erin received a Bachelor of Science degree in Operations Management and Information Systems from Northern Illinois University in 1999.

Kyle J. Hugo

Vice President, Business Development
Kyle J. Hugo became Vice President of Business Development in May of 2017 and has been with Unyson since 2004. In this role, Kyle is responsible for leading Unyson’s marketplace efforts to grow new business and effectively position our solutions with potential customers. Prior to this Kyle served as Senior Director of Operations from October 2011 to October 2015 where he delivered industry leading service and savings to his customers. Kyle also has a strong background in leading cross-border Northbound and Southbound Mexico supply chains and is proficient in C-TPAT compliance programs. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration Management degree from Truman State University in 2000 and is Six Sigma Green Belt certified.

Sonny A. Talbert

Assistant Vice President; Operational Implementation and Process Improvement
Sonny A. Talbert became the AVP of Operational Implementation and Process Improvement in June 2017. In this role, Sonny is responsible for working collaboratively with several functional teams as Unyson on-boards new clients. He provides a consistent and cohesive design in our implementation approach to internally train, develop and prepare for customer go-lives. Prior to this role, Sonny was the Senior Director of Operations where he created innovative multi-modal continuous improvement initiatives to produce incremental savings and service for his Fortune 500 retail clients. Sonny has held several roles in his 15 years at Unyson including Manager of Pricing and Procurement, Manager of Unyson Brokerage and Operational Super User for client implementations. Prior to joining Unyson, he held various management positions in the transportation and logistics industry since 1995. Sonny served in the United States Marine Corps from 1989 through 1993.

Phil L. Moyer

Assistant Vice President, Business Solutions
Phil L. Moyer joined the Unyson team in August of 2015 as Assistant Vice President, Business Solutions. In his role, Phil is responsible for positioning Unyson in the 3PL marketplace and gaining new customers. Prior to joining Unyson, Phil has held several leadership roles within the LTL industry, including Director of Special Services, Area Director of Sales and Vice President of Corporate Sales. Phil received a Bachelor of Business Management degree from Bluffton University.

Michelle L. Caine

Director, Finance & Compliance
Michelle L. Caine was named Director, Finance and Compliance in January 2016 and has been with Unyson Logistics since 2005. For the past 11 years, Michelle has served in various financial roles including Financial Analyst, Senior Financial Analyst, and Finance Manager for Unyson and most recently as Senior Finance Manager, Supply Chain Solutions. In her current role, she is responsible for controlling costs, contract review & compliance, and financial reporting accuracy. She works closely with Unyson Operations, Engineered Solutions, and Hub Group Corporate Finance to guarantee each of our customer’s financial requirements are met, as well as, ensure the accuracy of Unyson’s financial results. Michelle received a Bachelor of Business Administration & Accounting degree from Baldwin Wallace College, Cleveland, Ohio in 2001.

Michael J. Noelker

Senior Director, Operations
Michael J. Noelker became Senior Director of Operations in February 2011. He has been with Unyson since 2003. For the last seven years, Michael has led the Unyson Operations Team in the management of two highly dynamic, just-in-time production environment truckload accounts. In addition to these responsibilities, he oversees recruiting and staffing for Unyson’s St. Louis Operations team and for the Office Administrative team that supports the Accounts Receivable and Payable departments. Mike received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Business Logistics from the University of Missouri.