Laurie Rath is President and co-owner of Seven Rivers, a transload and warehouse business established in 2010.
She is responsible for the daily operations, finance, vision and growth of Seven Rivers. Before becoming President in 2020, Laurie operated heavy equipment and worked alongside her mother and stepfather to reclaim a decommissioned demolition landfill which consisted of excavation, recycling recyclable materials, and responsible disposal of waste and turned the 28-acre site into a private rail facility with 8500′ of railroad tracks, with warehousing in Winona, MN. She is passionate about doing her best in everything she does and takes great pride in her team who shares her vision of providing Seven Rivers customers with superior customer service.
She graduated with honors from Minnesota State College Southeast and received her degree in Sales and Management. Her experience and energetic personality was instrumental in the growth of their rail and warehouse business, which offers affordable services and hassle-free solutions to their customers.
Hi, my name is Emily. I am an office assistant at Seven Rivers and have been for a year. I’m also a student majoring in Business Administration. My primary responsibilities at Seven Rivers are administrative tasks to support the daily operations in a fast-paced environment, accounting support, and customer assistance. I enjoy learning new things and am thrilled about Seven Rivers’ future growth and my professional development within the company.
Hi, my name is Karen, and I am the Customer Service person at Seven Rivers. I have been with the company for over 5 years and handle with most aspects of the business on a day to day basis. I would be happy to assist you with any questions on warehousing, inventories, railcar inbound / outbound, placement and storage. If I don’t have an answer, I’ll get you one and do it in timely manner!
At Seven Rivers our priority is and always will be customer satisfaction!