Tommy Hodges knows what it's like to "sit in the driver's seat" when it comes to warehousing and trucking.
With a humble start to his career in 1965, his "journey" into trucking began on a Dock at Tennessee Carolina
Transportation (TCT) as a driver. After two years of military service in Vietnam, it was right back to the
trucking industry with a management position with TCT as a dock supervisor/dispatcher. In 1976, a company
change was made and Hodges transitioned to Spector Freight Systems as a salesman.
Since then, Hodges has subsequently held various positions in the transportation industry over the years,
from sales manager, terminal manager, all the way to Vice President of Sales, President, and finally Owner.
He has worked in the industry virtually all of his working life, and to this day does it because he loves it.
He stays very involved in the trucking industry through several professional organizations. He has served as
Chairman of the Tennessee Trucking Association with two separate terms and currently serves as the President of
the Tennessee Trucking Foundation. In addition, he currently serves as First Vice Chairman of American Trucking
Associations, Chairman of the Chairman's Membership Sub-committee, and Past Chairman of the Small Carrier Committee.
He also serves on the executive committee of Southern Motor Carriers (SMC3) in Atlanta GA, is Chairman of the
International Warehouse and Logistics Association Insurance Company (IWLAIC), and sits on the Kenco Group, Board of Advisors.
In the community, Hodges is a former Chairman of the Tennessee Children's Home in Spring Hill TN. Business
interests include, Chairman of Goggin Warehousing LLC; Chairman of Titan Transfer, Inc.; Chairman of HEC
Leasing, Inc; Chairman of IWLAIC Insurance Company (Group Captive Insurance Company), Chairman of Titan
Transfer Logistics, Inc.: Chairman of S/M Transportation and Warehousing, Inc.
Phillip Edwards | President
Phillip Edwards has been involved in transportation for over 25 years. Phillip started his career in
trucking by loading trucks while working for an LTL company. After graduating from MTSU in the fall
of 1992 with a degree in Finance, he began working at Goggin Truck Lines in Shelbyville, TN.
Since that time, Phillip has held many different positions including Terminal Manager, Sales,
and Regional Vice President. In 2001, Phillip joined Titan Transfer and has served as President
of the organization since that time. All of Phillip's professional life has been dedicated to
the trucking industry.
Phillip has served on many committees and continues to be heavily involved in his community and
professional organizations. Phillip has served on many committees in the Tennessee Trucking
Association where he has served on the board of directors for the last 10 years. He is currently
on the Executive Board of the TTA and served as its Chairman in 2011-2012.
Phillip is a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Shelbyville, TN. He is married to Dana
Reed Edwards and has 3 children.
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