FORT SMITH, Ark., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Keenan, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Customer Solutions for Arkansas Best Corporation (ABFS), will retire March 31, 2014, after 33 years of service with the company.

"Jim's many years of service at ABF Freight, in the areas of sales and pricing, contributed to the development of our sales approach and to the unique tools that allow our company to be a leader in the transportation industry," said Arkansas Best President and Chief Executive Officer Judy R. McReynolds. "He has been a valuable resource for our company and a dedicated employee. We thank Jim and wish him and his wife Monika the very best in the coming years."