Lafayette, Louisiana – Dupré Logistics announces that Mike Weindel has been appointed as president of the company effective June 1. Reggie Dupré will continue to focus on his role as CEO, working closely with the entire executive team.
“I have tremendous respect for Mike Weindel. He is being promoted to assure we live out our values, pursue our vision and deliver our mission as we continue to grow the company,” said Reggie Dupré, Dupré Logistics CEO. “Mike’s leadership roles and experience in asset operations, human resources, risk management, dedicated and brokerage businesses have prepared him well to be a leader at Dupré Logistics.”
Weindel has more than 20 years’ experience in the transportation and logistics industry. He joined Dupré Logistics in July 2016 as vice president of Strategic Capacity Services.
Dupré said that Weindel’s strengths in team building, developing and promoting good leaders and building a high-performance, people-focused culture played important roles in the decision to appoint him as president of the company.
“Dupré Logistics’ motto of ‘Always forward thinking’ along with our vision to become ‘the Ideal Place to Work’ has been an inspiration to me and goes to the core of who we are as a company. Working with and learning from Reggie and his great team has been a privilege,” said Weindel. “I am incredibly honored, humbled and energized to help lead the company into the next phase of forward thinking.”
Dupré Logistics is a privately held, asset-based provider of transportation and logistics services that include energy and chemical transport, dedicated truck transportation, site logistics, and freight brokerage. We specialize in tanker, hazmat, and petrochemical transportation and complex supply chain solutions in industrial and consumer products.