About Us2019-04-03T23:31:53+00:00

We built NEXT to enable shippers, carriers, dispatchers, and others—to ship more cargo, faster.

NEXT offers an end-to-end logistics solution that combines a freight marketplace with over 16,000 drivers, company-owned assets, and strategic partnerships to provide our customers with an unrivaled suite of services from OTR to drayage and warehousing. With the freedom and efficiency of a tech-enabled marketplace, NEXT empowers customers with unrivaled transparency and flexibility.

By the numbers

In cargo moved
Avg saved on freight fees by shippers
Avg increase in carrier revenue


Lidia Yan
Lidia YanCEO and Co-founder
Lidia is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder at NEXT, where she oversees the company’s vision and growth strategies. Prior to NEXT Trucking, Lidia was a marketing executive at a top 10 ecommerce retailer.
Elton Chung
Elton ChungCRO and Co-founder
Elton is the Chief Revenue Officer and Co-founder at NEXT, where he oversees the company’s sales and operations strategies. He is also the president of a leading high-value cargo logistics company.
Pete Janda
Pete JandaChief Financial Officer
Pete is the Chief Financial Officer at NEXT, where he is responsible for the company’s finance and accounting functions in addition to providing leadership around corporate strategy and development. Previously, Pete served as CFO for B2B/B2C logistics technology and enterprise SaaS startups.
Chris Lankford
Chris LankfordVice President of Engineering
Chris is VP, Engineering at NEXT, where he is responsible for the company’s engineering organization and technical infrastructure. Prior to NEXT, Chris was Vice President of Engineering at a SaaS healthcare company.
Bryan Jolliff
Bryan JolliffVice President of Business Development
Bryan is VP, Business Development at NEXT, where he focuses on Enterprise business development, sales strategy, and customer experience. Prior to NEXT, Bryan consulted on strategic sales at a Fortune 200 company.

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It’s an exciting time to be working in logistics, an industry that powers 10% of the world’s economy. At NEXT, we’re always looking for bright, ambitious talent to grow with us as we transform logistics.

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