Executive Team

Richard Macklin

Chief Executive Officer

Richard A. Macklin – CEO and Founder of Beemac Trucking, LLC, began his career in the transportation industry at the early age of 16 as a dispatcher. He then continued as an agent and through perseverance and tenacity founded Beemac Trucking in 1982. Beemac was originally created as a logistics company and 2 years later expanded into local transportation. The business was grown on core business. Rick began in the industry with 1 truck and nearly 30 years later has grown the company fleet as well as extended its owner operator base to a fleet of over 300 flats, vans, curtain sides, straight trucks, hot shots and specialized units. In 2008 Rick opened the Port facility in Leetsdale, PA, a multiple intermodal facility located along the Ohio River devoted to bulk and metals distribution and over 450,000 square feet of warehousing with ability of loading and unloading truck, railcar, and barges. With the effort to continue to be on the edge of technology and economic change, Rick has emerged Beemac even further and has built the BeeGreen Fueling Station in Ambridge, PA. The first Compressed Natural Gas Station in Beaver County. Through strategic planning, passion, and ingenuity, Rick has built a company that is an intrinsically motivating environment. A successful entrepreneur who’s motivation remains particularly focused on building and maintaining solid employee and customer relationships and complete customer satisfaction. Rick is a 32nd Degree Mason and has previously served on the Board for Habitat for Humanity. Rick enjoys playing golf and spending time with his children. His daughter is a registered nurse and his son is a junior at the University of Pittsburgh studying pre-med.

Loren Dworakowski

President

Loren Dworakowski, President of Beemac Trucking, LLC is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting.  Loren entered the Truck Transportation Industry upon graduation as an Accountant for a large national trucking company.  He quickly advanced to Accounting Manager while gaining experience in the areas of Operations and Maintenance.  He successfully helped cut overhead costs during that period in excess of $1 million dollars.  Loren joined Beemac Trucking in 2008 as Controller and quickly rose to the position of Chief Financial Officer in 2010.  Through strategic planning and strong financial management, he played a vital role in doubling revenues and profits.  In March of 2014 , he accepted the rank of President, a position that he currently holds.  Loren possesses strong financial skills including depth knowledge of both cash and accrual accounting systems, budgeting, financial statements and insurance, as well as hands on Operations and Sales expertise.  He has continually developed his Executive Management skills to a high level and currently manages the staff of Beemac Trucking as well as its subsidiary companies.  Loren is a current member of the Beaver County Chamber of Commerce, previous member of the CCBC Foundation Board and is active with numerous groups within the community.

Mike Presto

Director of Heavy Haul Division

Mike Presto began learning in transportation at the early age of 13 for his family’s business, Three Rivers Trucking, Inc. Following graduation, Mike’s career went full time with Harmony Transport, also a family business. Mike’s experience includes hauling in flatbed, van, and container transportation.  While working full time, he attended college in the evenings.  Mike is a graduate of Cisco Network Academy with a CCNA Certification.  Upon graduation, Mike joined a large national trucking company in the IT department; however, after a short time was asked to transition into operations because of his operations knowledge.  Mike continued with college and obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Logistics from Robert Morris University while working full time as a fleet manager dispatching drivers of local flatbeds, b-trains, and turn pike doubles.  He grew his local fleet from 8 to 40 plus units.  Mike also has experience as a Customer Service Manager as well as preparation and set up of new trucking terminals.  He spent 7 years as Terminal Manager for heavy haul operations in which he gained extensive “hands on” working knowledge of the specialized heavy haul business.  Mike is recognized as a young leader in the Heavy Haul Trucking Arena and commands the respect of many Heavy Haul Customers.

Dave Lambert

VP-Port Facilities (Barge)

Dave Lambert, Vice President of material handling at Beemac Port Services LLC, has more than 12 years of experience in in the trans-loading / Intermodal industry, Dave has over 20 years of experience in management. Dave has spent the last 7 years as the Vice President of material handling at Beemac Port Services LLC. He has extensive experience loading and unloading a variety of materials via barge, rail, truck and container shipment methods. Dave has worked as a manager in the trans-loading industry for such companies as Leetsdale Logistics, Chapman Service Group, American Eagle Steel Corp and Aliquippa Terminals. Among his significant previous positions, Dave served as a Lead Engineer with AT&T Local Network Services, a Pittsburgh-based Telecommunications company. He is proficient in CAD and a number of other engineering programs. Dave attended the New Castle School of trade as well as other field specific training programs.

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