Jason Platt recently joined KAG in the newly-created position of Senior VP, KAG Fuels – East. He will focus most of his attention on improving the operating structure and scalability of KAG’s fuels delivery business. His activities will be a key part of KAG 20/20, which company president and CEO Bruce Blaise said “will refine and improve virtually every aspect of our company by the year 2020.”
“A lot of my initial activity will be inwardly focused,” Platt explains. I will be looking at creative ways to ensure we are positioned for growth, and always fulfill the promise of our Mission, ‘To take every load, deliver it on time, without incident.’ KAG has been around for over 25 years. I’ll be doing my part to support KAG 20/20, enhancing the level and scope of services for our customers and positioning KAG for greater success over the next 25 years and beyond. I look forward to working with such a talented, entrepreneurial-minded team that delivers real solutions to our customers.”
Platt brings with him over a dozen years in senior management positions in the bulk-trucking industry, with specific experience in strategic planning, operations, sales, recruiting and commercial-business development. He also has strong connections to a number of industry organizations relevant to KAG and its customers, including the American Trucking Associations, National Tank Truck Carriers, Women in Trucking and the Truckload Carriers Association.