About EWilmot

Eric Wilmot has held the position of Director Marketing & Technology since January of 2016. Eric grew up in the Cleveland area and attended Full Sail University in Orlando, FL, where he graduated with a AA in Film & Video Production. After working on films, television and music videos Eric was Director Event Technology for PSAV Presentation Services before joining Iron Horse in 2011 as Logistics Analyst. He has also held positions as Logistics Account Manager and Manager Support Services prior to his recent appointment. Eric and Justine have three daughters- 10, 7 and 20 months- and one son age 5.

The Wizard and the Genius

  Eric Wilmot, Director Marketing & Technology     It is a fact of life that with every success comes many more failures. People like mentioning the fact that Thomas Edison, the Wizard of Menlo Park, experimented using several thousand elements in his improved design for the lightbulb before finding the one that [...]

By | 2017-08-02T10:36:26-04:00 July 24th, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

A.I. 1 – Humans 0

Eric Wilmot, Director Marketing & Technology 2017 has been burning, raging like a great bonfire fueled by whatever can sustain the unquenchable inferno. Opening with the final stages of a fiery presidential election and continuing with a volatile global temperament, it's easy to miss one of the defining aspects presented in the first [...]

By | 2017-06-14T20:26:23-04:00 June 14th, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

Fool Me Once…

Eric Wilmot, Director Marketing & Technology What would you do if someone broke into your home while you were away and pilfered very important documents from the spot you thought was secure? What if he covered his tracks so well the theft went unnoticed until a phone call from the thief revealed what [...]

By | 2017-05-15T10:10:10-04:00 May 15th, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

Some UP Service Restored

The UP has updated the status of service in Missouri. Lines between St. Louis and Jefferson City and more have been restored. Read more detail of the restored service, including the list of restored lines, HERE.

By | 2017-05-04T16:31:51-04:00 May 4th, 2017|logistics|0 Comments

UP Announcement: Service Interruptions

The UP announced Tuesday that Meramec River flooding has severely impacted rail service in Missouri and Illinois. Service has been suspended for lines between St. Louis and Jefferson City & Poplar Bluff, MO; Mt. Vernon and Chester, IL. For more details, the announcement may be found HERE.

By | 2017-05-03T07:38:57-04:00 May 3rd, 2017|logistics|0 Comments