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GlobalTranz names Renee Krug new CEO, Bob Farrell to transition to executive chairman, Lara Stell appointed CFO

PHOENIX (December 14, 2018)  (BUSINESS WIRE) GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven third-party logistics (3PL) solutions provider, today announced that effective January 1, 2019 it has named Renee Krug as its new CEO and member of the company’s board of directors. Bob Farrell, GlobalTranz’s current CEO, was named executive chairman. Krug joined GlobalTranz as CFO in October of 2014. Additionally, the company announced the promotion of Lara Stell to CFO.

“Renee has been instrumental in helping drive GlobalTranz’s record growth and position as a market leading transportation management solutions and technology company,” said Farrell, chairman and CEO of GlobalTranz. “She brings tremendous leadership skills, domain knowledge and multi-discipline experience that will drive GlobalTranz to new heights in the future.”

Prior to being named CFO of GlobalTranz, Krug was CFO of Clear Channel Outdoor and VP of finance at Swift Transportation. Earlier in her career, she held a variety of leadership roles at Honeywell in technology, operations, sales and Six Sigma process improvement. Since she joined GlobalTranz, the company has grown revenue 36.1% CAGR and EBITDA 87.6% CAGR, closed seven acquisitions and became the 10th largest freight brokerage in the US by Transport Topics.

“I am excited to be part of the continued evolution of the GlobalTranz leadership structure,” said Krug, CFO of GlobalTranz. “The collective and collaborative hard work by everyone in the GlobalTranz community has positioned the company well for the future. I look forward to building on our current success and driving new advances in our technology, providing innovative solutions to our customers, fostering strong carrier partnerships and providing the best work environment for our incredible freight agents and employees.”

Stell joined GlobalTranz as VP of finance in October of 2014. Stell brings to GlobalTranz a diverse background in accounting, finance, planning and operations. Prior to GlobalTranz, she worked with Krug at Swift Transportation and Clear Channel Outdoor. Earlier in her career she was an audit professional at PwC .

“Lara has provided extraordinary leadership in our finance organization over the last four years,” said Krug. “Her ability to support the various functions of the company with actionable visibility on operations and results is unmatched. Lara empowers our management with the tools they need to maximize growth and create shareholder value.”

“I am honored to be appointed the CFO of GlobalTranz,” said Stell. “I look forward to working with the team to create ongoing improvements in planning and financial management that aid strong execution and support outsized growth both organically and through acquisitions.”

Earlier this year, The Jordan Company, L.P. (TJC) with certain management acquired 100% of GlobalTranz from Providence Strategic Growth (PSG), the growth equity affiliate of Providence Equity Partners, Susquehanna Growth Equity, Volition Capital, Savano Capital Partners, and other investors to become the company’s new equity partner.

“We are very excited by GlobalTranz’s progress in the short time since our investment in the company in June 2018,” said Brian Higgins, senior partner, The Jordan Company. “Critical to our long-term success is the ongoing build-out of talented, empowered management teams. The promotions of Bob, Renee and Lara will facilitate continued growth in the business.”

For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.

About GlobalTranz

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 2018, Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz as the 10th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.

About The Jordan Company, L.P.

TJC (www.thejordancompany.com), founded in 1982, is a middle-market private equity firm that has managed funds with original capital commitments in excess of $11 billion since 1987 and a 35-year track record of investing in and contributing to the growth of many businesses across a wide range of industries including Industrials, Transportation and Logistics, Healthcare and Consumer, and Telecom, Technology and Utility. The senior investment team has been investing together for over 20 years and is supported by the Operations Management Group, which was established in 1988 to initiate and support operational improvements in portfolio companies. Headquartered in New York, NY, TJC also has an office in Chicago, IL.

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GlobalTranz and Impact Diversity Accepted into U.S. Small Business Administration’s All Small Mentor-Protégé Program
Joint Venture Gives GlobalTranz’s Clients One-Stop Access To Veteran- and Minority-Owned Small Business Partnerships

PHOENIX (December 13, 2018) – (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solutions provider, and Impact Diversity Solutions Corporation (IDSC) have been approved and recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) through the All Small Mentor-Protégé program.

This joint venture gives GlobalTranz the ability to more efficiently serve customers with government contracts by providing one-stop access to a single entity that is classified as a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), a Veteran Owned Small Business, a Small Business, and a Disadvantaged Minority Owned Small Business located in a Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone).

“We believe that when we support businesses such as Impact Diversity, it benefits everyone involved,” said Bob Farrell, CEO of GlobalTranz. “Satisfying diversity requirements through a single entity like GlobalTranz is more efficient for shippers. This streamlined access is great for the community, our customers, our partners, and our company’s long-term industry leadership.”

The designation allows GlobalTranz and IDSC to jointly pursue opportunities that will drive sustainable growth and create jobs for both organizations. This news comes on the heels of GlobalTranz’s record third quarter revenues, continued acquisition streak, and a wave of industry accolades.

“Impact Diversity appreciates GlobalTranz’s support and partnership and commitment to supporting the SBA’s All Small Mentor-Protégé program,” said Charles Brown, President and Co-Founder of Impact Diversity Solutions Corporation. “Through this joint venture, Impact Diversity will be able to leverage the proprietary technology, expertise, and deep resources of GlobalTranz to better serve our customers.”

For more information about GlobalTranz, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @GlobalTranz.

 About GlobalTranz

GlobalTranz is a technology company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics software and services market in innovative technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. In 2018, Transport Topics named GlobalTranz a Top 10 largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.

About Impact Diversity Solutions Corporation

Founded in 2009 by Charles Brown and Tim Johnson, Impact Diversity Solutions Corporation (IDSC) is a courier and logistics management company which leverages its capabilities to reliably expedite virtually any volume of freight parcels, etc. worldwide on very attractive terms. IDSC enjoys volume discounts, cutting-edge technology and the critical mass to competently execute very large contracts.

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GlobalTranz Honored at ACE Awards, Ranked 6th Largest Private Company, 7th Fastest Growing Company 
ACE Awards marks seventh consecutive year GlobalTranz has been shortlisted

PHOENIX (November 19, 2018)— (BUSINESS WIRE) GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven third-party logistics (3PL) solutions provider, today announced it was the recipient of two ACE awards and was ranked 6th Largest Private Company and 7th Fastest Growing Company by the Phoenix Business Journal at the 2018 Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Awards on November 15, 2018. This honor marks the seventh consecutive year GlobalTranz has been recognized.

Following an exceptional third quarter, GlobalTranz continues to outpace many of its competitors in customer expansion, financial growth and advanced technology leadership. The company demonstrated its ongoing strategy to not only grow organically but also through acquisitions, most recently acquiring Chicago-based AFN Logistics.

Each year the Phoenix Business Journal compiles the Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards, which honor the largest private companies as well as the state’s fastest-growing private businesses. The rankings for the fastest-growing companies are based on a revenue score that includes a measurement of revenue growth over a two-year period. Now in its 24th year, the goal of the ACE Awards is to develop an increasing sense of knowledge sharing and community among private companies — as they honor the Top 50 and Fastest-Growing 25 private companies in Arizona.

Delivering consistent growth since its inception in 2003, GlobalTranz recently announced its 2018 Q3 earnings, reporting record revenues from organic and strategic growth. The company is on track to generate over $1.6 billion in revenue in 2018.

“We are honored to be recognized by the Phoenix Business Journal ACE Awards for our continuing commitment to the fast-growing technology and transportation sectors in Arizona,” said Bob Farrell, chairman and CEO of GlobalTranz. “GlobalTranz is helping define the future of freight and continues to create career opportunities throughout Arizona. As a growing technology and logistics solutions company, our people remain the heart of our organization and culture. We look forward to expanding our active involvement in the Arizona business community.”
Ranked the 10th largest freight brokerage in the US by Transport Topics and voted an Inbound LogisticsTop 10 3PL for 2018, GlobalTranz is driving strong growth with 25,000+ customers through technology innovation, a network of 34,000+ carriers, transformative M&A, creative products and superior customer service delivered by the best people in the industry.
For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.

 About GlobalTranz

GlobalTranz is a technology and solutions company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics products and services market with innovative software that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. In 2018, Transport Topics named GlobalTranz a Top 10 largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.

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GlobalTranz Executives Share Technology Trends and Future of Freight Insights at November Conferences
CEO Bob Farrell to Speak at MarketWaves18, CTO Greg Carter at ThoughtSpot Beyond 2018

PHOENIX (November 8, 2018) — GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven third-party logistics (3PL) solutions provider, today announces two speaking engagements for CEO Bob Farrell and CTO Greg Carter.

Following an exceptional third quarter where GlobalTranz continued to outpace many of its competitors in customer expansion, financial growth, and advanced technology leadership, CEO Bob Farrell will share valuable insights at MarketWaves18 on November 12th in Grapevine, Texas, on the much anticipated “From Startup to Market Leader” panel. Farrell will provide attendees with learnings about how GlobalTranz has helped transform the transportation and logistics industry with its end-to-end logistics technology and sophisticated transportation solutions. He will discuss the company’s successful mergers and acquisitions strategy alongside organic expansion of new and existing customers, as well as provide insight into current and forward-looking industry and technology trends impacting the freight market.

“MarketWaves18 provides the opportunity for logistics professionals, thought leaders and technology visionaries to come together to share insights on how market developments and technology trends are paving the future of freight,” said Bob Farrell, chairman and CEO. “I’m looking forward to an interactive dialog on best practices for bringing disruptive technologies to market and scaling a company from startup to a mature and growing business.”

Farrell joined GlobalTranz in March of 2016. He has a track record of driving revenue and profit growth by creating competitive and operational advantages. Since taking on the role of chairman and CEO of GlobalTranz, Farrell has driven the advancement of the company’s multi-modal, multi-platform transportation management system and has led the company through seven acquisitions, most recently acquiring Chicago-based AFN Logistics.

CTO Greg Carter will also speak later this month at ThoughtSpot Beyond 2018 on November 15th in Washington D.C. Carter will bring his more than 25 years of product development and technology leadership to conference attendees in a panel titled, “CXO Perspective: Reaping the Rewards of Digital Transformation.” This panel will discuss how companies in any industry can reap the rewards of their technology investments to truly transform for the digital economy.

“GlobalTranz was an early proponent of leveraging advanced analytics technology to help businesses maximize logistics performance and drive competitive and operative advantages,” said Greg Carter, CTO. “I look forward to discussing analytics trends with other technology leaders and how businesses can capitalize on their most important asset: data.”

Ranked the 10th largest freight brokerage in the US by Transport Topics and voted an Inbound Logistics Top 10 3PL for 2018, GlobalTranz is driving strong growth with 25,000+ customers through technology innovation, a network of 34,000+ carriers, transformative M&A, creative products and superior customer service delivered by the best people in the industry.

For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.

About GlobalTranz

GlobalTranz is a technology and solutions company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics products and services market with innovative software that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. In 2018, Transport Topics named GlobalTranz a Top 10 largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.

 

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PHOENIX – November 2, 2018 – (BUSINESS WIRE– GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced its General Counsel Jeff Simmons has been named a finalist for General Counsel of the Year by the Phoenix Business Journal C-Suite Awards.

The Phoenix Business Journal C-Suite Awards recognizes Phoenix’s top executives for their contribution and commitment to the community and their outstanding professional performance. Winners were announced at the second Annual C- Suite Awards Luncheon on Thursday, November 1st at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch.

Simmons was recognized for his leadership in all aspects of the company’s legal matters, including corporate, M&A, regulatory, licensing, intellectual property, litigation, and capital matters. His work is pivotal to GlobalTranz’s expansion efforts and strategic acquisitions, which has contributed to the company’s record revenue and profitability growth.

“I am incredibly honored to be recognized for this award,” said Simmons, General Counsel at GlobalTranz. “The contributions of both my team, as well as GlobalTranz’s leadership team have been vital to the business’ success and I am proud to work beside these talented individuals.”

The leadership by Simmons has been integral in GlobalTranz’s seven strategic acquisitions since 2017, including  Chicago-based AFN Logistics, Greensboro-based SynchOne, LLC, Dallas-based AJR Transportation, Utah-based Apex Logistics, Richmond-based Worthington Logistics, Minneapolis-based Logistics Planning Services and Milwaukee-based  Global Freight Source.

Simmons brings 26 years of experience in the transportation industry representing motor, rail, ocean and air carriers as well as brokers, before courts, regulatory agencies and in-contract negotiations.

In addition to being named the 2018 General Counsel of the Year by Phoenix Business Journal, Simmons received the prestigious 2017 First Chair Award for Top General Counsel, has been named in the 2011 through 2016 editions of the Best Lawyers in America®, and in the 2015 and 2016 editions of the Southwest Super Lawyers® in the area of Transportation/Maritime Law. In 2014, he received the Transportation Lawyers Association’s Distinguished Service Award.

About GlobalTranz

GlobalTranz is a technology and solutions company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics software and services market with innovative products that optimize the efficiency of freight movement and match shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. In 2018, Transport Topics named GlobalTranz a Top 10 largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.

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Annie Graupner
612-229-4040
communications@globaltranz.com 

GlobalTranz Named to Freight.Tech 100 List by FreightWaves
Recognized as one of the most innovative and disruptive companies in freight.

PHOENIX (October 30, 2018) – (BUSINESS WIRE) – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solutions provider, has been named to the Freight.Tech 100 by Freight Waves, recognizing the most innovative and disruptive companies in logistics. Out of more than 500 companies nominated, GlobalTranz earned a spot on the list among other technology industry leaders like Amazon, Tesla and Waze. 

“We’re pleased to be named a Freight.Tech 100,” said Greg Carter, chief technology officer of GlobalTranz. “As logistics increasingly becomes automated, GlobalTranz is pioneering the use of new technologies to create efficiencies in supply chain operations. Our TMS platform is driving breakthrough innovation in capacity sourcing, digital freight matching, real-time visibility and predictive analytics. We’re honored to be included in this class of technology companies that are driving the future of freight and logistics, and we look forward to creating more positive impact on the industry.” 

FreightWaves is regarded as the leading technology and freight market source. The Freight.Tech 100 inaugural list recognizes the most innovative companies that are driving digitization and disruption in the freight and logistics industry. Nominations for the list were sought, and a panel chosen by the FreightWaves Research Institute narrowed the list of more than 500 nominations down to the top 100 companies.  

“The Freight.Tech 100 represents the most innovative companies across the freight industry, and took into consideration a number of factors including the amount of capital raised, various rankings and recognition to date, and their current impact,” commented Arlen Stark, FreightWaves’ EVP of Research. 

Ranked a Top 10 freight brokerage in the US by Transport Topics and voted an Inbound LogisticsTop 10 3PL for 2018, GlobalTranz is driving strong growth with 25,000+ customers through technology innovation, a network of 34,000+ carriers, transformative M&A, creative products and superior customer service delivered by the best people in the industry. 

For more information on the Freight.Tech 100 list by FreightWaves, visit www.freightwaves.com/freighttech-100-companies 

For more information about GlobalTranz, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz. 

About GlobalTranz
GlobalTranz is a technology company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics software and services market in innovative technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. In 2018, Transport Topics named GlobalTranz a Top 10 largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. 

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Annie Graupner
612-229-4040
communications@globaltranz.com 

GlobalTranz Reports Continued Record Results in the Third Quarter
Net revenues increase 40% with a 120% increase in profitability

PHOENIX (October 23, 2018) — (BUSINESS WIRE) GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven third-party logistics (3PL) solutions provider, today reported a third-quarter revenue increase of 30 percent, net revenue increase of 40 percent and EBITDA growth of 120 percent year over year. GlobalTranz is on track to generate over $1.6 billion in revenue in 2018 and continues to outpace many of its competitors in customer expansion, financial growth, and advanced technology leadership.

Ongoing organic expansion of existing and new customers, growth in users of the company’s advanced end-to-end enterprise logistics platform and strong performance of transactional and managed transportation solutions drove the company’s third-quarter results.

“Q3 was exceptional for GlobalTranz as we continued to deliver a measurable impact for our customers. These results reflect GlobalTranz’s commitment to providing market-leading end-to-end logistics technology, sophisticated transportation solutions and an expansive network of high-quality capacity,” said Bob Farrell, chairman and CEO. “We continue to make strategic investments and developments in our technology capabilities and services that help our customers achieve competitive and operative advantages.”

“GlobalTranz continues to gain momentum as a leading logistics technology and 3PL provider, as evidenced by another strong quarter,” said Renee Krug, CFO. “We continue to focus on automation and process improvements resulting in significant advances in our ability to service and satisfy our diverse customer base. ”

Third Quarter Company Highlights

The company remains confident that it will continue its strong growth throughout 2018. “We will continue to aggressively invest in industry-leading solutions as we strive for even higher levels of growth,” said Farrell, “We continue to increase our footprint through strong organic expansion and strategic mergers and acquisitions, which will continue to play a key role in our future growth.”

Ranked the 10th largest freight brokerage in the US by Transport Topics and voted an Inbound Logistics Top 10 3PL for 2018, GlobalTranz is driving strong growth with 25,000+ customers through technology innovation, a network of 34,000+ carriers, transformative M&A, creative products and superior customer service delivered by the best people in the industry.

For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.

About GlobalTranz

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. Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz the 10th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. for 2018.

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PHOENIX and CHICAGO (October 16, 2018) — (BUSINESS WIRE) GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven third-party logistics (3PL) solutions provider, today announced that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of AFN Logistics, an award-winning leader in freight brokerage, 3PL and transportation management services. The acquisition further accelerates GlobalTranz’s growth and market leadership in the 3PL industry and creates a company that will exceed $1.5 billion in revenue.

“We are excited to welcome the AFN team and to combine the unique strengths of both companies,” said Bob Farrell, chairman and CEO. “AFN combined with GlobalTranz creates a powerful 3PL with a market-leading end-to-end logistics tech suite, expansive network of high-quality and dedicated-capacity, and top talent in the industry. Our joint company will further accelerate our ability to provide sophisticated technology and transportation solutions that drive operative and competitive advantages for our customers.”

AFN Logistics is GlobalTranz’s seventh acquisition since January 2017, expanding its footprint and capabilities with Greensboro-based SynchOne, LLC, Dallas-based AJR Transportation, Salt Lake City-based Apex Logistics Group, Milwaukee-based Global Freight Source, Minneapolis-based Logistics Planning Services, and Richmond-based Worthington Logistics.

Ranked the 10th largest freight brokerage in the US by Transport Topics and voted an Inbound Logistics Top 10 3PL for 2018, GlobalTranz is driving strong growth with 25,000+ customers through technology innovation, a network of 34,000+ carriers, transformative M&A, creative products and superior customer service delivered by the best people in the industry.

For more information about GlobalTranz, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.

About AFN Logistics

AFN is an award-winning leader in freight brokerage, third-party logistics, and transportation management services that has served the needs of major manufacturers, top-20 retailers, and best-in-class carriers in North America since 2003. Known for its commitment to client service, AFN has a robust suite of people-first, technology-enabled solutions — from truckload, LTL, managed transportation and consolidation services to risk management, carrier compliance, cargo security and surveillance, and more.

About GlobalTranz

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 2018, Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz as the 10th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S.

About The Jordan Company, L.P.

TJC (www.thejordancompany.com), founded in 1982, is a middle-market private equity firm that has managed funds with original capital commitments in excess of $11 billion since 1987 and a 35-year track record of investing in and contributing to the growth of many businesses across a wide range of industries including Industrials, Transportation and Logistics, Healthcare and Consumer, and Telecom, Technology and Utility. The senior investment team has been investing together for over 20 years and is supported by the Operations Management Group, which was established in 1988 to initiate and support operational improvements in portfolio companies. Headquartered in New York, NY, TJC also has an office in Chicago, IL.

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GlobalTranz CEO Bob Farrell to be Featured on SiriusXM’s Work of Tomorrow 

Farrell to discuss technology advances in the evolving freight and logistics industry on SiriusXM Business Radio.

PHOENIX (October 11, 2018) — (BUSINESS WIRE) GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced its chairman and CEO, Bob Farrell, will be the featured guest on Work of Tomorrow, an exclusive SiriusXM Business Radio series.

Farrell will sit down with SiriusXM host and Wharton Professor, Christian Terwiesch, to discuss the evolving freight and logistics industry, technology advances revolutionizing the supply chain and what the future holds.

“Digitalization of freight and logistics demands innovative new technology-based products and services that drive improvement in supply chains”, said Bob Farrell, chairman and CEO of GlobalTranz. “I look forward to discussing the ever-increasing sophistication of logistics and how technology-driven companies like GlobalTranz are paving the future of freight through enhanced customer and carrier experiences.”

Work of Tomorrow with Bob Farrell will premiere, October 15 at 5:00pm ET on SiriusXM Business Radio, channel 132 and On Demand at SiriusXM.com. Powered by the Wharton School, Business Radio is an exclusive 24/7 channel featuring world-renowned professors and distinguished executives, entrepreneurs, innovators and business experts as special guests. The show covers every aspect of business from the biggest headlines to how to build a business from the ground up.

Ranked the 10th largest freight brokerage in the US by Transport Topics and voted an Inbound Logistics Top 10 3PL for 2018, GlobalTranz is driving strong growth with 25,000+ customers through technology innovation, a network of 34,000+ carriers, transformative M&A, creative products and superior customer service delivered by the best people in the industry.

Visit https://businessradio.wharton.upenn.edu/shows/work-of-tomorrow/ and www.globaltranz.com for more information.

 About GlobalTranz

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. Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz the 10th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. for 2018.

About Sirius XM Radio

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is the world’s largest radio company measured by revenue and has approximately 33.5 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and offers commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment, and a wide-range of Latin music, sports and talk programming. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company and on smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM radios and accessories are available from retailers nationwide and online at SiriusXM. SiriusXM also provides premium traffic, weather, data and information services for subscribers through SiriusXM Traffic™, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic®, NavWeather™. SiriusXM delivers weather, data and information services to aircraft and boats through SiriusXM Aviation™ and SiriusXM Marine™. In addition, SiriusXM Music for Business provides commercial-free music to a variety of businesses. SiriusXM holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has approximately 2.6 million subscribers. SiriusXM is also a leading provider of connected vehicles services, giving customers access to a suite of safety, security, and convenience services including automatic crash notification, stolen vehicle recovery assistance, enhanced roadside assistance and turn-by-turn navigation.

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