CIFFA announces new Director Joel MacKay, President and Owner, Mactrans Logistics Inc.

Industry Updates June 25, 2021

TORONTO June 25, 2021.

CIFFA (The Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association) announces a new appointment to its Board of Directors.

Joel MacKay is the President and Owner of Mactrans Logistics Inc, a North American 3PL. Joel and his team have built Mactrans from a group of three people in 2009 to over thirty associates today with offices in Toronto, Montreal, and Moncton. Mactrans has been named one of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by Canadian Business (Maclean’s) for the last five years and one of Canada’s Top Growing Companies by the Globe and Mail for the last two years.  Mactrans is a proud member of the SmartWay Transportation program and the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA).  Both Joel and Mactrans look forward to being part of CIFFA.

Joel has thirty years experience in the Canadian transportation industry starting at the age of fifteen when he worked on the loading dock for Speedy Transport. During high school and university Joel returned every summer and held various operations positions. Upon graduating from Western University in 1997 Joel started in transportation sales. Joel held sales positions at CCX (now XPO) and Livingston before starting Concord Logistics Solutions in 2006 with a partner. In 2009 Joel went out on his own and founded Mactrans Logistics. Joel is the proud father of two girls and is grateful for all the support his father, industry veteran Roy MacKay, has provided him throughout his career.