Owner & President/CEO
James has over 30 years of experience focusing on developing and managing transportation solutions and services within the maritime, intermodal, and technology sectors. As the Owner and President/CEO of Transmodal Solutions, James is responsible for the commercial, operational, and financial aspects of the company.
Prior to starting Transmodal Solutions, James worked as an Account Manager/Sr. Sales Engineer for Meteorcomm, a wireless communication solutions company that provides systems to support Positive Train Control technology within the railroad industry. Prior to joining Meteorcomm, Brieger worked for 12 years at IDCS, an intermodal M&R system and services provider, serving as an Account/Project Manager and then as the Director of Client Services for their railroad and intermodal service provider clients. Before joining IDCS, he served as the Vice President of Product Management for Athena Information Systems, a maritime systems and consulting services provider servicing ocean carriers and agencies in North America, Latin America, and South America. Brieger started his career with Inchcape Shipping Services, a global shipping agency, and held management positions in their national documentation service center and in the Seattle PNW regional office.
James is a graduate of Rutgers University with a Bachelor's degree in Economics.
Director - IM Operations
Jim has 30 plus years of experience mentoring, training, and auditing in the areas of Fleet Maintenance & Repair and Terminal Management and Operations in the maritime and railroad sectors, and has extensive Program and Project Management experience in these areas. As the Program Manager at Transmodal Solutions, Jim is responsible for developing and managing our Safety, Training, and M&R Audit Compliance programs. Jim is based in Savannah, Georgia.
Prior to joining Transmodal Solutions, Jim held management positions with Container Maintenance Corporation, Downtime Fleet Services, and Lanport/Atlantic Container Services. Prior to this, Lee was a Project Manager with IDCS managing the CSX and Pacer accounts. Jim also owned and operated First Coast Container Services, a M&R company in Jacksonville, Florida and worked in M&R management roles with ocean carriers American President Lines, U.S. Lines, and Trans Freight Lines.
Jim has a Certificate in Project Management from the University of North Florida and is a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps.
With 25 plus years of experience in Intermodal Equipment Maintenance & Repair inspection and auditing services for maritime, railroad, and OTR asset providers, Paul excels in brining value to our clients every day.
Based in our Chicago office, Paul is our Manager of Field Inspection Services at Transmodal Solutions with responsibility for managing the daily operations of our Field Inspection and Audit team, encompassing on-hire and off hire activity, pre and post repair auditing of M&R work, and work allocation among the inspection services team.
Prior to joining Transmodal Solutions, Paul has worked in management positions with IDCS, an intermodal system and service provider, Unicon Bureau Veritas, an intermodal equipment inspection company, and also worked in a variety of operational roles for equipment depot service providers within the Chicago area.
Manager - IM Field Operations
Operations Manager ICS
Based in our Norfolk office, Julie has experience in developing and implementing training programs, process documentation and improvements, and the establishment of KPI metrics for service organizations within the transportation industry.
Julie is our Manager of Customer Service and is responsible for managing our CS team and related process documentation, continuous process improvement, and the development and implementation of employee training in our Norfolk operation.
Prior to joining TMS, Julie worked in similar roles for Cox Communications.
Julie is a graduate of Old Dominion University in Norfolk.
IM Team Manager
Based in Atlanta, Brandy manages our Intermodal Maintenance team that processes repair PO requests, invoice entry, invoice payment and subrogation, tire inventories, and handling of DV and transload cases.
Brandy has extensive experience in managing teams in operational and administrative office environments, having done so prior to joining TMS both in Atlanta and in Colorado.
Brandy is a native of Pueblo, Colorado and has an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Pueblo Community College.
Based in Norfolk, Dayna has extensive experience working in administrative management roles for transportation, travel service, and legal organizations.
Dayna is our Administration Manager and is responsible for special projects for the President/CEO as well as supporting our operations, customer service, and quality organizations in various administrative tasks.
Prior to joining TMS, Dayna held management positions with the Collins Legal Firm in the Washington DC area and Universal Travel Corporation in Japan. Within the transportation industry, Dayna has experience working as an Intermodal M&R Billing Coordinator and as a Customer Service Representative handling Norfolk Southern account business. Prior to this, Dayna worked in a management role with United Parcel Service in California.
Dayna is a graduate of the University of Phoenix with a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Management and a Masters of Science in Organizational and Human Resources from Strayer University.