FORT SMITH, Ark., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcBest Corporation(SM) (ARCB), today announced that Traci Sowersby has been named VP – Controller, Chief Accounting Officer effective April 27, 2015, reporting to Chief Financial Officer, David R. Cobb.

"We are very pleased to have Traci join ArcBest in this important role as she brings a great deal of technical expertise and management experience," said ArcBest President and CEO Judy R. McReynolds. "As we continue to better serve our customers across the supply chain, Traci will be instrumental in ensuring our financial reporting continues to live up to the same high expectations that we have for all of our companies and employees, who are known for going above and beyond for customers every day."