Rick McClelland is a 35+ year veteran in the transportation and logistics industry. He has a broad background and a demonstrated track record of driving top-line and bottom-line results through innovation and balancing strategic and operational business priorities. He is a strong communicator of strategic and operational priorities at the board level, within the financial community, and to employees.
Rick is the former Chairman and CEO of Dynamex (now TForce) the leading provider of same-day transportation and distribution services in North America. He served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dynamex from 1986 until 2008 and served as Chairman and a Director until 2011.
As CEO, Rick oversaw the completion of over 60 acquisitions and directed a network of operating locations throughout Canada and the United States. He led a group of direct reports responsible for all aspects of the business including sales, operations, finance, accounting, HR, labor relations and the company’s acquisition program. In total, the team at Dynamex consisted of over 7,000 drivers and inside staff.