March 25, 2014
Ryder announces John Diez has been appointed to senior vice president of Ryder Dedicated.
In this role, reporting to President of Global Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) John Williford, Diez will be responsible for setting the strategic direction of Ryder Dedicated, which combines vehicles, drivers, and administrative services with drivers and additional value-added services, all dedicated to a specific customer, the company says.
“We continue to see significant growth opportunity for our Ryder Dedicated solution, which helps businesses navigate through some of today’s toughest transportation challenges,” says Williford. “John’s leadership and proven track record of success at Ryder will ensure that we continue to add value for customers and meet the needs of companies that no longer wish to manage their fleets on their own.”
Diez joined Ryder in 2002. Prior to his new role, Diez was the senior vice president of asset management. In this role, he was responsible for leading commercial rental and used vehicles sales operations in the United States and Canada, as well as procuring all vehicles and related parts, the company says.