BlueGrace Director of Training and Business Development Joins PetNet Tampa



BlueGrace Director of Training and Business Development Joins PetNet Tampa As Member In Part Of Company’s Giving Grace Philanthropy Program.

Vanessa Castillo Director of Training and Business Development for BlueGrace Logistics is recognized as PetNet’s newest member. On behalf of the franchise-based, hypergrowth company Vanessa will represent BlueGrace’s philanthropic efforts through their Giving Grace Program for their Charity of Choice, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay.

TAMPA, Fla. – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: BlueGrace Logistics’ ( Director of Training and Business Development, Vanessa Castillo, is the newest member of PetNet Tampa. PetNet is a membership group of the Humane Society of Tampa Bay, BlueGrace’s charity of choice in their Giving Grace philanthropy program established by Bobby Harris, President and CEO.

“I am looking forward to being a part of this board that not only serves a great cause but also connect local professionals within the Greater Tampa Bay area. This will definitely be a great way for BlueGrace and myself to be involved in local events and also continue to support the Humane Society of Tampa Bay,” says Vanessa Castillo.

Castillo, a born and raised Tampa native graduated from the University of South Florida in 2005 where she studied Psychology. In 2007, she began her career with BlueGrace Logistics, a nationally recognized franchise-based freight shipping and technology system headquartered in Tampa. Vanessa manages training for their 168 corporate employees, initial and continuing education programs for the nationwide franchise network (currently comprised of 51 franchisees).

She has previously worked with the Humane Society of Tampa Bay through BlueGrace, participating in their Annual Cats vs. Dogs competitions since 2011. This year, BlueGrace collectively donated over 44-thousand pounds of pet food to assist in the care and support of the shelter’s animals. PetNet Tampa will greatly benefit from Castillo’s commitment as a contributing member, providing an open line of communication and support for the partnered company and its charity of choice.

About BlueGrace Logistics

Founded in 2009, BlueGrace Logistics offers complete, customized transportation management solutions to customers across the United States. Based in Tampa, Fla. with corporate offices in Baltimore, Salt Lake City and Chicago, the franchise is known as a “hyper-growth” company with more than 7,000% percent growth since inception.

BlueGrace launched its franchise program in early 2011 as part of its strategic growth plan and currently has 51 franchisees in 52 locations across the United States. The company offers freight services such as Less Than Truckload (LTL), Truckload Services

(TL), International and Domestic Air Freight, Ocean Freight, Supply Chain Management, State-of-the-Art Technology; Service Desk Support, and Auditing Services. For more information, visit

About PetNet Tampa

PetNet is a membership group of the Humane Society of Tampa Bay for the next generation of Tampa Bay professionals, ages 21-45 (or those young at heart).


PetNet hosts professional networking events in Tampa, Florida to raise capital for the

Humane Society of Tampa Bay. Members of PetNet help homeless animals at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay facility by attending PetNet events and paying membership dues. The PetNet Board plans 5-8 events per year in Tampa. 

PetNet event sponsorship opportunities are available.

Please visit: for more information.

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