Scott Dobak serves as Grammer Logistics’ Chief Executive Officer, a role he accepted in August 2022. Scott began his tenured career in transportation and logistics with Yellow Freight Systems, departing as Vice President of Corporate Sales.
Previously, Scott led Roadrunner Transportation, a blended asset-based multimodal logistics company through multiple expansions and acquisitions, before joining Dicom Transportation a small parcel, LTL and third-party logistics provider servicing the North American market as President and CEO. Most recently Scott was the CEO of Hufcor, an industrial manufacturing company.
He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degree from Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania. Scott resides in Nashville, TN, with his wife Annette. They have two grown children, Jennifer, and Michael.
James Winton serves as Grammer Logistics’ Chief Operating Officer, a role that he accepted in early 2020. Winton’s previously served as Vice President of Operations, Southeast for Trimac Transportation, Inc. He has multiple years of direct, hazardous and non-hazardous bulk transportation leadership experience with intense focus on developing a safety culture that is growth-oriented. His career in transportation started as a dispatcher while completing his undergraduate degree in 1995.
He holds a Bachelor of Science, Finance from the University of South Alabama and a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A), Supply Chain Management concentration from Clayton State University. James and his family live in The Woodlands, Texas, but he truly enjoys being in the field meeting with our terminal employees, drivers, and customers.
Patrick Maher serves as Grammer Logistics Chief Commercial Officer, a role that he assumed in 2021. Maher has spent his career working in various areas of transportation and logistics leadership. As CCO, he is charged with leading the business development and marketing strategies.
Prior to joining Grammer, Patrick served in several leadership roles at top intermodal drayage and logistics provider, Gulf Winds, including Executive Vice President of Business Development. Under Patrick’s leadership, Gulf Winds consistently increased transportation market share and developed new segments for growth. Patrick holds a Bachelor of Science, Finance degree, from Louisiana State University. Based in Houston, TX, Patrick enjoys spending time with his family, and together with his wife Jessica, they are proud parents of Grant and Connor.
Gary Crowe serves as Grammer Logistics’ Chief Financial Officer, a role he accepted in April 2023. Gary has spent his career working in various finance and operational leadership positions. Prior to joining Grammer, Gary served for 5 years as the CFO of bpost North America which comprised of four logistic companies as well as the executive leader of the Payments business unit. Prior to bpost, Gary spent 17 years with Ricoh Americas including the last 5 years as CFO. Gary started his career with Ernst & Young and is a CPA.
Gary holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University and served in the US Army prior to attending university. Gary resides near Philadelphia, PA, with his wife Marie-Pierre. They have three children, Shannon, Julien, and Luka.
Chad Hall serves as Vice President of Safety & Risk, a role he accepted in April 2022. Hall has previously held positions of Safety Director and VP of Safety in various industries, such as, aggregate, oil field, dry van and refrigeration. He has been in the transportation industry for over 20 years. Prior to entering the transportation industry, he was in law enforcement as a state trooper with the Texas Department of Public Safety.
He holds a Bachelor of Science, Occupational Safety and Health from Columbia Southern University and holds numerous industry certifications. Hall was awarded the Distinguished Safety Award by the Texas Trucking Association in 2018.
Chad, his wife, and English Bulldog reside in Dallas, Texas.