2717 S Arlington Road, Suite C, Akron, Oh 44312

3PL Management Company

Meet The Team

Michelle Hemker


With two decades of experience in finance and accounting, Michelle Hemker is a key asset to PLX Freight as our Controller. Previously the Controller for a $100 million trucking company, she brings extensive expertise in logistics finance. At PLX Freight, Michelle is committed to financial integrity, operational excellence, and strategic innovation, making her an essential part of our leadership team and a driving force behind our continued growth and success.

Chris Bickett

Director of Sales

Since 2003, Chris has served as a Fire Lieutenant and is the Director of Summit County Water Rescue, demonstrating his dedication to public safety and emergency response. An accomplished SCUBA Dive Instructor, he also excels in underwater activities and safety. Now the Director of Sales for PLX Freight, Chris brings his expertise in structural organization and leadership mentoring to the logistics industry. His multifaceted career, blending public service and freight logistics, highlights his profound impact and commitment to customer service.

Iverson Lewis

Lead Customer Service Representative

Iverson Lewis, the meticulous leader behind PLX Freight's customer service excellence, sets the gold standard for the team with his dedication to detail and client satisfaction. His career began in retail, enhancing his communication and service skills, followed by a tech-savvy role in banking IT, showcasing his adaptability. As a Zoning Analyst in commercial real estate, Iverson underscored his regulatory acumen. Beyond his professional achievements, he is a passionate musician and avid traveler, enriching his life with creativity and exploration. Iverson’s diverse experiences make him a pillar of excellence at PLX Freight.

Ronald Smith

Logistics and Transportation Specialist

Ronald Smith is a highly skilled professional with a diverse background in the military, logistics, and transportation sectors. As a U.S. Air Force veteran, he developed exceptional leadership and discipline. His extensive experience as a truck driver and owner provided him with a deep understanding of the transportation industry. Ronald pursued his passion for logistics by completing a freight broker program at the University of Akron. Known for his adaptability, problem-solving skills, and strong interpersonal abilities, Ronald is a valuable asset to PLX Freight, consistently ensuring exceptional service and smooth operations.

Lucas Seymour

Lead Carrier Sales Representative

Before joining PLX Freight, Lucas Seymour dedicated three years to volunteering at nursing homes, enhancing his spiritual well-being. He then spent two years installing high-end countertops, honing his meticulous attention to detail. Outside his professional life, Lucas enjoys golfing, hiking, playing tennis, and outdoor adventures. Family and faith are his top priorities. Lucas is a well-rounded professional with a passion for excellence, making him a valuable asset to PLX Freight.

Michael Pope

Business Development Manager

Michael Pope is the driving force behind customer-centric excellence at PLX Freight, bringing 25 years of logistics experience. Starting at Roadway Express and later excelling at Ascent Global Logistics as an Inside Account Executive, Michael mastered all modes of shipping. As PLX Freight's Business Development Manager, he mentors the next generation of logistics professionals. An outdoor enthusiast, Michael embodies innovation and exploration. His extensive knowledge and dedication make him an indispensable asset, ensuring top-notch service for all clients. For exceptional logistics solutions, Michael Pope is your trusted partner at PLX Freight.

Nicholas LaMonica

Senior Account Executive

With 10 years in the transportation and logistics industry, I have honed my skills in account management, procurement, business development, supply chain management, and customer relations. As a Senior Account Executive, I have led a book of business, cultivating customer and carrier relationships and generating over $25 million in gross margin. My effective account management strategies ensure high customer satisfaction and retention, while my procurement expertise optimizes transportation operations for cost-effective solutions. I excel in developing tailored solutions for clients and mentoring team members to foster a collaborative and supportive work environment. My dedication to customer satisfaction and operational efficiency makes me a valuable partner for any business, contributing to the success of PLX clients and partners.