R2 Logistics Opens Houston Branch

R2 Logistics opens its 10th office with Dan Knopf leading the new Houston branch.

By Adelina Osan, Associate Editor

Global provider of transportation services and logistics solutions R2 Logistics, Inc. recently announced the opening of a new office in Houston. Located at 1001 Texas Ave., the Houston office marks the tenth cold-start operations office for the company, and it’s third in 2015.

Ben Gase, founder and CEO at R2 Logistics
Ben Gase, founder and CEO at R2 Logistics

“We are very excited about opening our tenth operations office in Houston, Texas,” said in a prepared statement Ben Gase, founder and CEO at R2 Logistics. “We continue to execute our long term growth plan of opening offices around the United States. I am also proud that we once again promoted from within as we have in all 10 branches we opened over the last 8 years. We are looking forward to competing in Houston in the years to come.”

Dan Knopf, formerly a national sales rep for the company, is the current branch manager of the Houston operations. His assistant manager, Dylan Foody, was promoted from his position in transportation sales at R2 Logistics’ Denver branch.

The new R2 Logistics office in Houston will be located in the Binz Building, suite 1400. The property is situated the heart of Houston’s Central Business District, is 14 stories high and offers more than 120,000 square foot of prime office space. The original Binz Building was built in 1898 and was Houston’s first skyscraper.

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