Ernest Pendleton Ferguson III

Ernie Ferguson is Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Merchants Technical Corporation headquartered in Baltimore, MD. Merchants Terminal Corporation is a privately owned global temperature controlled logistics provider operating distribution centers in Maryland and Delaware. Ernie is responsible for sales, marketing, and the company's trucking company, MLogistics™. Merchants specializes in logistics services for frozen foods focusing on international trade through the ports of Baltimore, MD; Philadelphia, PA and Wilmington, DE.

Born in Winnsboro, SC, Ernie received a B.S. degree in Administrative Management from Clemson University in 1986 and has worked work in the logistics arena for food products since graduation, including eleven years with Norfolk Southern Railroad. Ernie is active in many industry organizations including The American Frozen Food Institute, USA Poultry and Egg Export Council and the Global Cold Chain Alliance.

Ernie is married to his wife of ten years, Claire, and resides in Roanoke, VA. Ernie is an avid Clemson supporter and has served as an IPTAY representative for over 10 years.