About the Author

Leo Lazarus has 20+ years of experience as a financial analyst, pricing analyst, transportation consultant, and adjunct professor of business.  As a part-time college instructor, Leo taught courses including Corporate Finance, Management Accounting, Business Statistics, Management, Marketing, Economics, and Operations Management.

In the truckload transportation field, Leo worked for Memphis-based M.S. Carriers (a 5,000+ truck carrier acquired by Swift Transportation in 2001) from 1995 to 2002, primarily as a senior pricing analyst for both dedicated and one-way transportation.  Leo was highly involved with the most sophisticated and complex shipper distribution networks including Sears, FedEx, The Home Depot, Wal-Mart, Anheuser-Busch, and many others.

From 2002 to 2013, Leo served as an independent consultant in the truckload transportation field, serving the analysis and pricing needs of major shippers and carriers of all sizes. Leo is currently employed as the Chief Operating Officer of Armstrong Transportation in Memphis, TN.

Leo has an M.B.A. from The University of Mississippi and a B.B.A. in Management, also from The University of Mississippi.