MetroGistics, a leading provider of automotive logistics services, has announced the following promotions: Jeremy Cope to Executive Vice President, Operations and Strategy; Martha Garcia-Perry to Vice President, growth initiatives and integration; Dustin Ruch to Vice President, Business Development; and Melissa Trautman to Vice President, marketing strategy and integration. Cope, Ruch and Trautman are based out of the company’s headquarters in St. Louis, while Garcia-Perry is based out of Metro Auto Express in Thornton, Colorado.
Ruch previously served as director of business development for MetroGistics. He joined the company the year it opened in 2010.
Cope joined the company in 2012, and has 13 years of experience in auto transport. He was recently named to Auto Remarketing magazine’s 40 Under 40.
Garcia-Perry has been with MetroGistics since 2013. Earlier this year she was named one of the leading Women in Remarketing by Auto Remarketing.
Trautman joined MetroGistics in 2012 as an insurance analyst, and quickly moved up the ranks to process improvement manager and director, process improvement and planning.
“Our tremendous growth and industry leadership would not be possible without these four outstanding individuals,” said William Billiter, co-founder and managing partner. “We salute Jeremy, Martha, Dustin and Melissa and congratulate them on their well-deserved promotions.”