Steve Walton

Redwood’s success is rooted not only in the strength of our extensive logistics offerings, but in the strength of our employees and the talents of the people who work here.

Steve Walton

Chief Growth Officer, Redwood Logistics

As Chief Growth Officer, Steve draws on his extensive 30-year career in the logistics industry to drive Redwood Logistics’ growth and build and maintain relationships with customers, partners and employees. He helped Redwood Logistics oversee the acquisition of Defined Logistics in 2013, an asset-based supply chain management company that he founded in 2002.

Prior to being president of Defined Logistics and Defined Xpress, Steve served as director of operations of K&R Express, an $80 million Midwest regional carrier and as director of corporate accounts for Motor Cargo Industries (now a division of UPS). He began his career as terminal manager for Estes Express Lines and as merchant mariner/chief officer for Clipper Cruise Lines.

He is a member of Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) and Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC) and received a bachelors degree from the University of Missouri.

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Our full-service transportation brokerage specializes in moving freight throughout North America, backed by our vast carrier network and industry-leading proprietary technology.

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Our asset-based truckload company provides critical capacity solutions to our diverse customer base throughout North America.

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Our asset-based warehouse and distribution company specializes in high velocity, value-added supply chain solutions for the complex Southern California and Chicagoland markets.

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Redwood Supply Chain Solutions uses sophisticated technology, flexible outsourced freight management and deep supply chain expertise to help middle-market companies excel in their competitive landscape.

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