Directors Archive - United Shipping, Inc.

Eric Hromada

Eric Hromada joined the United Shipping Board of Directors in 2023. He is the President of Saratoga Forwarding Co., Inc, a family owned Boston based freight forwarder and customs broker established in 1948 and founding member of United Shipping. He earned his MBA from Babson College in 2006 and graduated with honors. He earned his […]

Brent Hall

Brent Hall is the Vice President of Fred Hall & Associates, Inc in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas. He started his career in international logistics in 1996 and has previously worked for two multinational firms for a collective 8 years, before returning to the family owned business in 2006. He oversees the daily operations of the business, […]

Peter Vasilopoulos

Peter Vasilopoulos is the President of Alfons Koester & Co. GmbH in Germany, a global logistics provider. Together with its 160 employees in various branches throughout Germany and the Czech Republic, Alfons Koester is focused on international sea- and airfreight, as well as project cargoes. In 1983 he started his apprenticeship with a container haulier […]

Yugo Hirano

Yugo Hirano is a Director of Taiun Company Ltd. in Japan. Taiun Company Ltd. is a Total logistic company that offering not only freight forwarding (both Air and Sea) but Warehouse Business, Custom Brokerage, Insurance agent, Warehouse Management System (WMS), and IT solutions for all kind of logistics. He started his freight forwarding career in […]

James W. Swift

James W. Swift is the President of United Shipping, a licensed Customs Broker and President of McClary, Swift & Co., Inc., a customs broker and freight forwarder located in San Francisco, California, since 1972. BA, 1965, and graduate work in business administration at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. Jim is the Chief Operating […]

Edwin Roos

Edwin Roos (45) is CEO and Owner of Vabix Logistics. Vabix is one of the founders of United Shipping and part of the ACH Group in The Netherlands. Vabix Logistics is a full logistics service provider that offers Freight forwarding (Air and Sea), Warehousing and Custom Brokerage. The ACH group has 30.000 m2 of Foodgrade, […]

Tom Lazzaro

Tom Lazzaro, President of Midwest Transatlantic Lines, Inc., a 30-year United Shipping Partner, began his career in 1994 with MTA on the loading docks. Tom’s tenure with MTA has taken him through the Export operations, time as a Sales Associate, Sales Manager and now President. 2021 Midwest Transatlantic Lines, Inc. became an Employee-Owned Company where […]