Vitran’s board of directors has appointed Bill Deluce, current board member, as interim president and CEO, effective immediately.
The appointment follows the resignation of Rick Gaetz as president, CEO and a director of the North American transportation firm.
In the new position, Deluce will work with Vitran’s management team and board of directors to oversee the company’s ongoing operations and improve financial results. In addition to being a director of the company since 2004, Deluce has been the CEO and a director of various corporations and is an entrepreneur.
The board will commence a search to hire a permanent president and CEO immediately.