Alliance Shippers promotes new Ohio Valley president

JOC Staff |
Englewood Cliffs, NJ — Alliance Shippers Inc., a leading provider of global logistics services, has named Rick Plieninger the regional vice president for their Ohio Valley region.
Plieninger brings close to 30 years of experience within the transportation and logistics industry to the Alliance team. Most recently he served as the company’s vice president of sales, and he has assumed various leadership roles in both sales and operations throughout his career.
“It’s a great opportunity to share my experience with a dedicated team of professionals,” Plieninger says. “As we learn from one another it’s the customers who will reap the benefits, and that is exciting.”
Within his new role Plieninger will be responsible for sales, marketing and operations at the Cincinnati office and will report to Executive Vice President Steve Golich and Owner Ronald Lefcourt.
“We are pleased to see Rick continue to grow as he builds upon an impressive background and a network of relationships that has been fostered over the course of nearly three decades,” Golich says. “This move will be a win-win for Alliance Shippers and the customers we serve.”
Established in 1977, Alliance Shippers Inc. is one of North America’s largest independently owned providers of global logistics services. Through more than 40 regional and international sales and operating facilities in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, Alliance Shippers Inc. offers customers worldwide a full-service/single-source team approach to state-of-the-art rail, highway, ocean and air transport services. For more information, visit Alliance Shippers’ website at or call toll-free 1-800-222-0451.