Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> July 12, 2004


BERT TRUCKSESS is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer for SCS Transportation, Inc. He is responsible for corporate strategy development and management oversight of SCST and its operating subsidiaries. From 1994 up to the September 30, 2002, spinoff that created SCST as an independent company, Mr. Trucksess had been a senior executive with SCST's former parent, Yellow Corporation. Following 13 years in the energy business with the Sun Company, since 1984, he has held executive management positions in the trucking industry with affiliates of Sun Carrier and Preston Corporation. Mr. Trucksess is a member of the American Trucking Associations' Board of Directors, holding the position of Vice President-at-large, and a member of the ATA Litigation Center Board of Directors. In 1971, Mr. Trucksess received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Economics from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, with highest honors and Phi Beta Kappa recognition. Profile
TWST: What is SCS Transportation?

Mr. Trucksess: SCS Transportation is an asset-based trucking

transportation company that became a separate independent company on

September 30, 2002, when it