John Roberts III

President and CEO

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.


Age: 49

John Roberts III

John Roberts was named to replace Kirk Thompson as president and CEO of J.B. Hunt on Jan. 1, 2011. J.B. Hunt is the largest transportation company in Arkansas with earnings of $5.58 billion in 2013. Growth in intermodal, dedicated and integrated capacity solutions more than compensated as J.B. Hunt emphasized its breadth of services.