Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Paul Riddle has been promoted to director of sales support and development in Lexington, South Carolina.

With more than 23 years of experience at Southeastern, Riddle started his career as an inside sales account manager and has since served in a variety of roles. His past roles include account manager; service center manager; manager of organizational and leadership development; and, most recently, manager of sales support and development at Southeastern’s corporate headquarters in Lexington, South Carolina.

“Since joining Southeastern, Paul has demonstrated exceptional organizational and leadership capabilities. In fact, he received his first promotion to outside account manager after just six months in his job. Paul has a proven track record of providing excellent leadership and support for those he leads,” said Mike Heaton, senior vice president of sales and marketing, Southeastern Freight Lines. “We are confident his skills, experience and character will lead to much success in his new role as director of sales support and development.”

Outside of work, Paul enjoys serving in his church, playing golf and spending time with his wife, Shawna, and their three children. Paul looks forward to his expanded responsibilities in the new role.