Vanessa Knapton – Director of Sales

Ms. Knapton has nearly twenty years of experience in the railroad industry. As a graduate of Smith College Massachusetts, she began her career as a conductor/brakeman for the ATSF Railway in Los Angeles. Promoted to trainmaster, she provided leadership for the BNSF Railway's move into the international intermodal business at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles. After earning an MBA from Chapman University, Ms. Knapton returned to the railway industry to work on the customer side of the business, running the rail logistics department for a food product rail shipper. Ms. Knapton joined Harbor Rail Services in 2011 as the Director of Sales to further develop our company's footprint in mechanical railcar repair.

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