PHOENIX, AZ – January 24, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it has been named one of the “Best Companies to Watch” in Arizona by BestCompaniesAZ. The award recognizes Arizona’s top businesses for their commitment to leadership, excellence, employee engagement and economic impact in the area.
The Arizona 100 Best Companies award comes on the heels of several corporate milestones for GlobalTranz in the past year, including the expansion of the executive management team with the appointment of Bob Farrell as chief executive officer, Greg Carter as chief technology officer and new leadership in carrier relations, direct sales and freight agent acquisition. GlobalTranz also made several moves demonstrating the company’s rapid growth and ongoing innovation, including acquiring Global Freight Source, opening a new state-of-the-art corporate headquarters and delivering revenue growth that resulted in the company receiving the Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Award for Fast Growth from the Phoenix Business Journal and landing at number twelve in Transport Topics’ Largest Freight Brokerage firms in the U.S.
“Being recognized as one of the top companies to watch in Arizona is an incredible honor,” said Bob Farrell, chief executive officer of GlobalTranz. “GlobalTranz success is driven by the talented people who make up our business, including our employees, customers, freight agents and carriers. As we continue to build momentum as a leader in the transportation and logistics industry, this award recognizes the deep investment we are making in our employees’ development and product innovation as we work hard to deliver world-class freight management solutions.”
GlobalTranz is a technology-driven freight brokerage company specializing in LTL, full truckload, third-party logistics and expedited shipping services. GlobalTranz is leading the market in innovative logistics technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in near real-time. Leveraging its extensive freight agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 25,000 shippers. In 2016, Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz as the 12th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.