"Quality Carriers is the largest bulk transportation company in the North American continent, combining the largest fleet of stainless steel tanks with the industry's broadest and most complete terminal network."
Based in Tampa, Florida, Quality Carriers maintains a fleet of over 7,500 stainless steel and customized trailers, as well as 3,300 tractors served by 130 full-service fleet terminals nationwide.
Quality Distribution, Inc., through its subsidiary, Quality Distribution, LLC, provides truck transportation services in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It offers bulk transportation of liquid and dry chemical products, including plastics; gasoline and related fuel products; and liquid food-grade products. The company also provides leasing, tank cleaning, logistics, and transloading services. It offers business services through company operated and independently owned third-party affiliate terminals and trucks.
We transport a broad range of chemical products and provide our customers with value-added services, including intermodal, transportation management, transloading, tank cleaning, dry-bulk hauling, leasing and other logistics services. We extensively utilize third-party affiliate terminals and owner-operator drivers in our core bulk service network.
Our non-asset based operations enable us to minimize our capital investments and increase the flexibility of our cost structure while providing superior localized customer service. We are a core carrier for many of the Fortune 500 companies engaged in chemical processing, including Dow Chemical Company, Procter & Gamble company, E.I. Dupont, and PPG Industries, and we provide services to each of the top 100 chemical producers in the world with U.S. operations.
Quality Distribution Inc.
4041 Park Oaks Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33610
United States - Map
Web Site: http://www.qualitydistribution.com
Index Membership: N/A
Full Time Employees: 1,228
Integrity and excellence are at the core of Quality Distribution's success. As the leader of North America's bulk transportation services, Quality remains committed to safe, responsible, and ethical operations. We have earned and will strive to maintain a solid reputation of reliability and dependability.
Safety is our first consideration. All of our transactions are handled with the utmost care. That attention to detail is replicated in every area of our operation. Each associate, whether in a terminal, our corporate office, or in the field, is responsible for conducting the Company's business in a manner that demonstrates commitment to integrity.
Because we realize that the conduct of every member of the Quality family reflects on the values of the company, all activities are conducted with the highest professional and ethical standards. Our goal is to continue to foster a culture of honesty and accountability with our employees, affiliate partners, owner-operators, drivers, customers, communities, vendors, and shareholders.
Gary R. Enzor has served as President of QDI since November 9, 2005. Mr. Enzor currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of QDI. Mr. Enzor joined QDI in December 2004 as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Enzor also serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Quality Distribution, LLC. Prior to joining QDI, Mr. Enzor served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Swift Transportation Company, Inc. since August 2002. Prior to Swift, he served as the Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Honeywell Aerospace Electronic Systems. Prior to Honeywell, Mr. Enzor worked for Dell Computer from 1999 to 2001 in finance and as the General Manager of Dell’s Higher Education business and from 1984 to 1999 at AlliedSignal in increasingly responsible information technology roles, and multiple business chief financial officer and business development positions. Mr. Enzor currently serves on the board of Keystone Montessori School.
Dennis R. Copeland serves as QDI’s Senior Vice President, Administration. He joined QDI in 1998 in connection with the acquisition of CLC, at which time he assumed the position of Vice President Labor Relations and Human Resources. From October 1988 until he joined QDI, Mr. Copeland served as Vice President of Human Resources and Labor Relations for CLC. Prior to that time, he held various management positions with Lukens Steel Company.
Jonathan C. Gold has served as QDI’s Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary since April 1, 2007. Mr. Gold joined QDI in January 2005 as Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary. Prior to his employment with the Company, Mr. Gold served as counsel with CSX Transportation Inc. (a transportation company that operates the largest railroad in the eastern United States) from February 2002 through January 2005. Prior to that, Mr. Gold served as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary to Softmart Inc. and was in private practice in Washington, D.C. Mr. Gold also served as Judicial Clerk to the Honorable Harvey E. Schlesinger, Senior United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida.
Virgil T. Leslie joined QDI in April 2000 and serves as QDI’s Executive Vice President, Sales. Mr. Leslie also serves as Vice President of Sales and General Manager of Quality Distribution, LLC. Prior to joining QDI, he served as Vice President of Sales with Triple Crown Services in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Mr. Leslie also spent 16 years with Roadway Express holding various sales and operating positions.
Primary SIC — Industry Classification
4213 - Trucking, except local
State Of Incorporation
Jurisdiction Of Incorporation
SEC Reporting Status
SEC Reporting Company
Fiscal Year End
Estimated Market Cap
95,742,710.84 as of Feb 1, 2008
19,186,916 as of Nov 1, 2007
Number of Share Holders of Record
97 as of Mar 14, 2007
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