Tealinc, Ltd. Welcomes Kristen Kempson & Heather Little

Contact: Julie Mink
Phone Number: (720) 733.9922
Email: Julie@tealinc.com

Tealinc, Ltd. Welcomes Kristen Kempson and Heather Little

Forsyth, MT – Tealinc, Ltd. (“Tealinc”), a railcar operating lessor, rail transportation manager, rail transportation consultant, and railcar broker, is excited to announce that Kristen Kempson has been hired as Administrative, Marketing & Sales Support and Heather Little has been retained as an independent contractor to Tealinc as New Business Development – Canada. Ms. Kempson will work out of Tealinc – Chicago, IL office while Ms. Little will work out of her Burnaby, BC office.

“We are thrilled to welcome Kristen Kempson and Heather Little to the Tealinc family. Tealinc focus in creating value for our customers is at the core of everything we do and Kristen and Heather’s work ethics thrive under the same philosophy.  With 51 years of combined industry experience, both Kristen and Heather bring years of knowledge and industry expertise to support both our new and current customers,” said Julie Mink, President to Tealinc. “Both Kristen and Heather are well poised to make an immediate impact on Tealinc’s overall market presence by supporting our customer centric industry approach. We are overjoyed to have them on the team!”

In her new role at Tealinc, Ms. Kempson will be responsible to grow Tealinc expansive marketing database and assist in providing assistance to U.S. based customers while Ms. Little will assist Tealinc in further developing Tealinc’s market presence and customer base in Canada.

Kristen joins Tealinc with thirteen previous years in the railroad industry as a railcar fleet maintenance manager. Kristen has experience in AAR billing, the shopping of damaged and defective railcars and experience with various railcar repair shops in North America. Kristen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, IL.

Heather Little (HM Little Rail Consulting) joins Tealinc as a consultant after recently retiring from CN Rail. Heather has a combined 38 years of railroad experience with CN and BC Rail. Heather spent 22 years in Finance before transferring to Transportation and taking responsibility for BC Rail’s railcar fleet and car hire management. When CN acquired BC Rail in 2004, Heather took on the freight car leasing and car hire responsibility for the Class 1 where she closely collaborated with CN’s Car Management, Mechanical, Finance and Commercial teams and networked with a wide range of industry rail equipment professionals to ensure the right mix of equipment to best serve CN’s customer base.  Heather also represented CN on the AAR’s Equipment Asset Committee.

Tealinc, Ltd. is a railcar operating lessor, rail transportation manager, rail transportation consultant, and railcar broker. Tealinc private rail fleet includes both railcars and locomotives and is specially designed and tailored to best meet Tealinc’s diverse and unique customer base.

 Tealinc, Ltd. structure is more of a tactical and boutique approach to rail focused on niche industry shippers, receivers and railroads who may be new to rail or unfamiliar with private rail equipment, are looking for personalized customer support or who are looking for direction in rail best practices.  Tealinc focuses on assisting customers not only in acquiring and leasing private equipment but also in marketing, selling, leasing and assessing their private rail fleet. 

Contact Kristen Kempson and Heather Little Direct:

Kristen Kempson
Admin., Sales &; Marketing Support
Phone: (708) 854.6307
Cell:    (630) 251.1308
Heather Little
Independent Consultant
New Business Development – Canada
Cell: (604) 838.2551