PHOENIX, ARIZONA – July 12, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced the company will be presenting at the 2017 ATA Forum for Motor Carrier General Counsel, to be held July 16-19, 2017 in Beaver Creek, Colorado.
Jeffrey Simmons, general counsel for GlobalTranz, will speak on a panel session titled “Put It in Writing! Current Strategies in Drafting & Enforcing Transportation Contracts” on Monday, July 17 at 9:00 a.m.
The ATA Litigation Center annual Forum is exclusively for motor carrier legal counsel, motor carrier executives, and professionals who are involved in the companies’ legal matters, as well as organizations that support the industry. Forum topics are specifically tailored to address the trucking industry’s most critical legal issues, and its presenters are experienced practitioners.
“As a third-party logistics and freight brokerage company, GlobalTranz engages in negotiations with shippers, carriers and freight agents on a daily basis,” said Simmons. “I’m pleased to be representing GlobalTranz on this panel to share our viewpoints and best practices when negotiating and drafting transportation contracts, as well as managing the risks associated with them.”
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 2017, Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz as the 13th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.