We pride ourselves in providing quality service. Therefore it is extremely important to us that our staff treat you with the highest level of professionalism and courtesy. Providing clear communication in every aspect at every stage of our services is vital to us. We strive to solve problems and address issues with understanding and respect, so that those around us always feel comfortable and appreciated. Please let us know how we can improve so that we may better serve you.
Hiroki Matsuoka, President
Hiroki Matsuoka was born in Hakkaido, Japan and became employed by Nittsu Shoji Co., Ltd. immediately following graduation from Sensyu University of Business Management. Matsu holds 29 years of experience in the export packaging, automotive warehousing, and overseas management industries, and came to NEX Transport in December 2015 as Vice President. When not working, Matsu enjoys spending time with his family and delighting in the art of cooking!
Tod Johnson is a Logan County native and currently serves as Vice President of Operations for NEX Transport. Tod began his career with Honda in May of 1983 where he was given the opportunity to perform various roles including New Model Leader, Project Manager, Department Manager, and North American Logistics Leader. Tod made the move to NEX Transport as Assistant Vice President of Honda Operations before being promoted in April 2016 to his current role. Tod is married to his wife Kathy, and together they have five children and two grandchildren. In his free time Tod enjoys watching sports, especially The Ohio State Buckeyes!
Masahito Shibuya was born in Kanagawa, Japan and graduated from Sophia University of Philosophy before joining the team at Nippon Express Co., Ltd. He holds 26 years of experience in the import and export forwarding, supply chain, logistics and overseas management industries, and came to NEX Transport in May 2017 as Vice President. A passionate wine enthusiast, Masa is also an herb coordinator and enjoys both wakeboarding in the summer and snowboarding in the winter.
Jeff is a graduate of both Ohio Northern University and University of Dayton. Prior to joining NEX, Jeff worked for more than 20 years at Honda’s Transportation Research Center Inc. in East Liberty, Ohio where he was ultimately elevated to the position of Chief Operating Officer and Interim President. At NEX Jeff is responsible for staffing, training, associate relations, and corporate compliance. Jeff lives in Marysville, and enjoys spending time with his wife, Stephanie, and their three children in his free time.
Joel graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s in Accounting. Soon after college, he began working with Honda Automotive suppliers where he spent 16 years in various capacities. Currently Joel oversees the day to day operations of Honda related business including the Marysville plant, East Liberty plant, as well as an offsite shipping warehouse. Joel runs a three shift operation at each of the three facilities, and oversees more than 300 team members. He is responsible for making sure both the customer and the employees are happy. Married with three children, Joel enjoys traveling with his wife, golfing, and bowling.
Janie joined NEX Transport on January 2, 1993, and has been a valuable team member for over 25 years. Possessing an extensive career in customer service, Janie currently oversees Business Development in quoting, planning, and successful implementation of new business. She looks forward to the continued evolution of NEX Transport and all the exciting challenges that inherently come with growth. Janie is married to Gary, and has four children and nine grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling!
Fred joined NEX Transport October 9, 2017.
Prior to joining the NEX team, he worked at Honda of America Manufacturing for 31 years, in the Material Services Department. During his career at Honda; Fred had the opportunity to start up two onsite warehouses, and performed many roles. His roles include Special Projects, New Model Lead in Ohio and Alabama, as well as leading most Material Service Department operations.
He joined NEX as Division Manager over Warehouse Operations.
Fred is married with three children and nine grandchildren. He enjoys hobby farming, gardening, and spending quality time with his family.