C.L. Services Introduces Jay Matthews as CFO

C.L. Services is pleased to announce the appointment of Jay Matthews as Chief Financial Officer. 

“I couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome Jay to C.L. Services, where he will undoubtedly make an immediate impact as we begin this new year and new decade,” said Jeff Lantz, President and Founder of C.L. Services. “I am particularly impressed and excited with Jay’s industry experience and ability to lead an organization in a complex industry, while maintaining an unrelenting focus on serving and advocating for his company’s customers. I believe that Jay and the entire C.L. Services team have a unique chance to provide financial freedom, flexibility and opportunity to millions of people across the country.”

“I can’t imagine a more exciting time to join C.L. Services,” Matthews said. “C.L. Services is leading the transformation of the logistics industry and revolutionizing the way companies interact with their customers. Jeff and his executive team recognize and appreciate that they’re making history, and I’m delighted to be a part of it.”

Matthews has more than 20 years of financial management and business operations experience. In previous roles, Matthews was responsible for the overall financial strategy including cost management, capital allocation and balance sheet optimization of numerous successful organizations. As CFO, Matthews will oversee corporate finance, treasury, financial planning and analysis, accounting, accounts receivable, procurement, internal audit and risk management and will be responsible for corporate strategy function.

“C.L. Services has experienced exceptional growth and development over the past 23 years,” said Russ Caudell, Co-Founder of C.L. Services. “We are honored to have Jay join our organization. His experience and talent will undoubtedly help our company achieve new levels of success in the future. Moving forward, our focus will remain on offering an exceptional customer experience and fostering the relationships we have been so privileged to develop over the years.”

C.L. Services is a third-party logistics organization that connects carriers and shippers to deliver a premier freight management experience for companies across North America.