Supply & Demand Chain Executive Names Two Werner Associates as 2024 Pros to Know Award Winners


OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Werner Enterprises (Nasdaq: WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, is proud to announce two of its associates were recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive as 2024 Pros to Know award winners. This annual award recognizes outstanding leaders whose accomplishments offer a roadmap for others looking to leverage the supply chain for a competitive advantage.

Christian Nielsen, Director of Corporate Accounts, and Tyler Schuster, Associate Director of Dedicated, were both recognized in the Rising Stars category, highlighting young or newer professionals whose achievements, hard work and vision have shaped their organization’s supply chain network.

Christian leads customer service functions, refines and optimizes Werner’s One-Way network to improve professional driver productivity, and owns customer scorecards and KPIs. He is also heavily involved in hiring and career development, ensuring Werner has the programs and opportunities necessary to drive engagement and growth.

In his role, Tyler is responsible for implementing and overseeing goals, objectives, policies and procedures for the Dedicated team, all while keeping customer service and experience top-of-mind. He’s also highly involved within Werner, participating in mentoring and team development programs to foster the growth of current and future talent.

“We’re thrilled to see Christian and Tyler recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive for their leadership and commitment to their team, customers and Werner as a whole,” said Werner’s President and Chief Legal Officer, Nathan Meisgeier. “These two individuals are a great example of what it means to go above and beyond expectations to drive success and results across the organization – they exemplify our core values.”

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About Werner Enterprises

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: WERN) delivers superior truckload transportation and logistics services to customers across the United States, Mexico and Canada. With 2023 revenues of $3.3 billion, an industry-leading modern truck and trailer fleet, nearly 14,000 talented associates and our innovative Werner EDGE® technology, we are an essential solutions provider for customers who value the integrity of their supply chain and require safe and exceptional on-time service. Werner provides Dedicated and One-Way Truckload services as well as Logistics services that include truckload brokerage, freight management, intermodal and final mile. As an industry leader, Werner is deeply committed to promoting sustainability and supporting diversity, equity and inclusion.

About Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the only supply chain publication covering the entire global supply chain, focusing on trucking, warehousing, packaging, procurement, risk management, professional development and more. Supply & Demand Chain Executive and its sister publication, Food Logistics, also operate SCN Summit and the Women in Supply Chain Forum. Go to to learn more.


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