CEO & President
Chris Ball has over 25 years of experience in transportation, logistics, and supply chain management that includes holding senior executive positions within large scale North American trucking firms, founding two 3PL businesses, and holding several senior leadership roles inside global distribution corporations. Chris has a proven track record in leading successful organizations that focus on high levels of service to clients while developing and delivering innovative global supply chain solutions.
Mr. Gillespie brings to Quantix more than 30 years of experience running successful finance teams. He most recently served as CFO of Highline Warren, North America’s premier distributor of automotive chemicals and products. Mr. Gillespie has also held the CFO positions at Vertellus Specialties, Inc. and within Honeywell.
President of 3PL Solutions
Alex Buck leads our 3PL Solutions and the development and go-to market strategy for technology products. Previously, Alex successfully led our growth strategy and the operational functions of safety, HR, legal and communications. Prior to joining Quantix, Alex led customer success and implementation for Uptake, a leading industrial AI and IoT technology company, where she managed all aspects of customer implementation strategy, planning, and execution for the company.
SVP Chief Commercial Officer
Dan Jaworski is based in The Woodlands, TX and is Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, CCO for Quantix. Prior to joining Quantix in 2013, Dan spent 32 years with American Commercial Barge Line serving most recently as VP of Liquid Sales focusing on inland marine chemical and petroleum transportation. Dan was a member of the American Waterways Operators Executive Committee in 2009 and 2010.
President Export & Domestic Warehousing
Sam Diaz brings more than 25 years of logistics experience to his role as President – Value Added Warehousing, Export Packaging and In-Plant services. In this position, he leads all functions of the organization by building a strong culture rooted in the company’s core values and using Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) as the method for success and sustainability. Sam works to build truly accountable teams with clear purpose and a foundation of deep trust.
Chief Environmental, Health, Safety and Security Officer
Dionne brings 26 years of experience in Environmental Health & Safety, Claims and Security to her role as Chief EHS&S Officer. In her position, she leads all EHS&S, DOT and Claim functions across the organization. She is structuring and building a high performing team to position the company for growth while establishing a Safety Culture of Excellence. Dionne is passionate about our employees safety, the environment and the safety of the public in which we do business.
President Liquid Chemical
David has a lifelong career in chemical logistics and transportation, starting with international transportation of chemicals and subsequent operational positions in chemical bulk trucking for liquids and plastics. Later moving to development and support of domestic intermodal operations and various strategic executive management jobs. David was with Trimac Transportation for more than 25 years and was responsible for Trimac’s North American chemical business, including plastics. As well he had parallel responsibilities for Trimac’s US energy and merchant gas businesses.
Chief People Officer
Julie Block oversees the company’s HR strategies for talent acquisition, talent management, employee engagement, payroll, internal communications, training and compensation and benefits. She brings over 20 years of global HR experience. Prior to joining Quantix in January 2021, she served as Vice President of HR at BOS Solutions, a provider of liquid-solid separation services for both Oil & Gas drilling and environmental customers. Prior to joining BOS Solutions, she held various global and domestic HR leadership roles at Baker Hughes in her 15 years of service.
Blake Deitrich oversees Quantix legal affairs, including commercial contracts, labor and employment law, risk management, corporate and regulatory compliance, and M&A activity. Blake has been in the Logistics industry for over 7 years. Prior to joining Quantix, Blake worked at a small general practice law firm before managing her own PLLC, with a practice focused on litigation and appellate and supreme court brief writing.