YRC Worldwide Inc. has named Scott Ware president of its Holland subsidiary, a provider of next-day regional less-than-truckload services. Ware, 51, has 27 years of industry experience and most recently served as vice president of operations at Holland, where he was responsible for the management and execution of major operational initiatives focused on specific performance improvement.
“Scott has been an integral part of the Holland success story for the past five years,” said James Welch, chief executive officer of Overland Park, Kan.-based YRC Worldwide. Prior to joining Holland in 2007, Ware was director of line haul operations at Saia Inc. He previously was director of line haul at Jevic Transportation and prior to that a manager of freight flow operations at Con-way Inc.
“The Holland team delivers industry-leading service to their customers every day, and they deserve a president who will work alongside them to take the team to the next level,” said Welch. “I am proud that Scott will be taking the helm to build on the company’s successes.”