About Us

TranZstar is a family owned and operated transportation and warehousing company in Warsaw, Indiana. We pride ourselves in offering direct and personal contact with each of our customers. We believe that honesty and commitment are the keys to building long-lasting relationships with our customers. We strive to go above and beyond in everything we do. We consider our customers part of our family and will do everything we can to ensure their success.

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Our Staff

Aubrey Rife

Aubrey Rife

After graduating from Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), Aubrey joined the family farming and transportation business. She started as the safety director for a two-truck operation, but her responsibilities quickly grew to include safety, bookkeeping, and managing the business.

Aubrey is heavily involved in the Warsaw community and has a strong passion for supporting children and education. She has volunteered with the Chamber of Commerce, Junior Achievement Board, at her church, and helped establish the Power Pack Backpack Program for Claypool Elementary.

When she isn't at work, you’ll find her curled up with a book, caring for her family's many animals and her hobby flock of chickens, or spending time outdoors with her family.

Nick Rife

Nick Rife

Nick graduated from Motorcycle Mechanic Institute (MMI) in Phoenix and before embarking on a successful 18-year career as a motorcycle technician. While a technician, he began helping Aubrey manage TranZstar. Today, Nick is Operations Manager and oversees dispatch, maintenance, parts, and more.

Nick is meticulous and invaluable to this operation. Known as the guy that can fix anything, he is the first one here and the last one to leave in to ensure our customers are taken care of. In his free time, you’ll find him keeping his dog Ralph supplied with ice cubes and spending time outdoors with his family.

Daniel Zolman

Dan Zolman

While growing up on the family farm Daniel learned about heavy machinery. He pursued his love for machines by attending school to become a mechanic. From there, his family ties brought him back to the TranZstar.

Daniel is passionate about his work and strives to continue the family legacy of hard work begun by his grandfather. He maintains strong relationships with his drivers and customers while creating a strong familial atmosphere. He uses his experience as a former driver to better serve his employees and his customers.

Daniel is known for his personal, innovative and quick responses to his customers’ needs. Whether it’s a broken-down truck or an uncommon load, he will find the best solution.


Becky Slusher

Becky joined the TranZstar team as our warehouse manager in 2014. She brings many years’ experience in industrial shipping and receiving.

Her time at work is spent loading and offloading warehouse shipments, as well as running our computer inventory control system for our customers’ products. She also provides back up for dispatching our van and reefer trailers.

Becky’s sense of humor provides constant entertainment in our office.

When she is not at work, you’ll find her spending time with her four-legged kids and her grandchildren.

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We pride ourselves in offering direct and personal contact with our customers. Contact us today to get a fast, free quote. No matter what your transportation or warehousing needs, we’ve got you covered.