ABOUT Koch Logistics

We’re a third party logistics integrator providing domestic and international freight and cargo shipping services.  If you need a strategic partner who can help you find the best ways to store and move your goods, call us.


  • Jeff Faust

    Vice President and General Manager
    Business: 651-999-8512

    A graduate of Minnesota State University, Moorhead, Jeff has extensive background in sales and operations of asset and non-asset services. Since becoming Vice President and General Manager in 2000, Jeff has implemented new ways of thinking to how we solve our customers’ most important logistics challenges. 

  • Karl Fillhouer

    Director of Operations
    Business: 651-999-8511

    Karl has more than 26 years experience in the transportation industry and is responsible for all operations of Koch Logistics, including truckload, LTL, air freight, international, warehousing and cartage operations. Karl helps the Koch team navigate the dynamic world of international shipping to minimize interruptions and maximize supply chain efficiency.

  • Paul Grothe

    Director of Information Technology
    Business: 651-999-8521

    Director of IT for Koch Logistics, Paul leads all technology applications to help us offer our clients and partners greater access to their projects. Paul has over 26 years experience in IT in multiple industries, including retail, financial, manufacturing, hospitality, travel, marketing, aerospace and social services. He’s also responsible for facilities management.

  • Darren Nelson

    Director of Sales
    Business: 651-999-8513

    Darren uses his 14 years in the transportation industry to guide national sales at Koch Logistics. He’s a champion of Koch’s customer-focused and solutions-oriented approach to business. Darren is involved with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Twin Cities Roundtable, which leads the supply chain profession by developing, advancing and sharing logistics knowledge. 

  • Tom Torreson

    Director of Administration
    Business: 651-999-8520

    As Director of Administration for Koch Logistics since 2000, Tom helps Koch offer highly efficient, cost-effective financial and administrative services to support smarter supply chain logistics programs for customers. He handles claims administration, monthly reporting, financial analysis and contract administration.

  • Jennifer Johnson

    National Account Executive
    Business: 651-999-8531

    Jennifer is part of the smart team at Koch devoted to moving our customers’ shipments seamlessly through the world. A graduate of St. Cloud State University, Jennifer is involved with the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Twin Cities Roundtable. She’s been a National Account Executive for Koch since 2007 and worked in the transportation industry for more than 13 years.

News and Events


    St. Paul, MN—Koch Logistics, an operating division of Stan Koch and Sons Trucking, Inc. is excited to announce that it has purchased JBS Logistics and its affiliated companies as of December 1, 2016. Founded in 1978 and based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Koch and its operating companies and divisions provide a variety of transportation services including over the road long-haul trucking, local

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    St. Paul, MN—Koch Logistics announced today it is now one of two United States designated Central Examination Station (CES) in Minnesota.  As one of two facilities in the Minneapolis metropolitan area approved as a CES, Koch Logistics believes this designation allows it to offer customers an even more robust range of services. “We’re very proud to be named one of two

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    St. Paul, MN—Koch Logistics was named one of the Top 100 Third Party Logistics (3PL) Providers of 2013 by Inbound Logistics magazine.  The top 100 represent providers that are at the top of their game, according to the publication. This year’s list was selected from over 300 companies that submitted questionnaires for consideration.  Inbound Logistics editors further vetted applicants through interviews, surveys

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