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Former Cox Automotive Executive to join RunBuggy Leadership Team

Phoenix, AZ – (October 4, 2021) – RunBuggy, the largest open car transportation marketplace, today announced that Bob Taar will join the growing transportation logistics firm this month as Vice President of Business Development & Strategy.

Mr. Taar is a former executive at Cox Automotive having led business activities with Ready Logistics and Central Dispatch. His business career began at National Car Rental, which became a springboard into the remarketing and automotive logistics domain with key roles in Sales, Client Success, Operations and Strategy that spanned almost three decades.

“I’m extremely excited and humbled to join the RunBuggy team to help support and drive the momentum that has already been established within the logistics and vehicle marketplace,” said Mr. Taar. “Digital capabilities that serve this marketplace with solutions that are needed is what excites me about this opportunity and I  look forward to helping others join the impressive roster of existing RunBuggy clients, partners and carriers.”

RunBuggy has grown to over 150 full-time staff located across the United States and abroad. The company develops technology that digitizes car transportation for both shippers and transportation companies and counts some of the world’s most respected automotive companies as its customers.

“Bob’s passion for creating client driven solutions, his significant domain knowledge and ability to build trusted relationships with clients will be valuable to RunBuggy as we continue to accelerate our growth in the automotive marketplace.“said Kevin Malik, CEO for RunBuggy.

RunBuggy has been aggressively adding staff to its technology, data science, logistics operations, and account management teams to address the growing demand for its transportation marketplace. RunBuggy currently has more than 50 open positions. For more information, please visit:


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RunBuggy is the largest open car transportation marketplace that connects car shippers and transporters using a free and easy-to-use app. To learn more about RunBuggy, please visit or download the RunBuggy app on the Apple App Store or Google Play.

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