PHOENIX (October 9, 2018) — (BUSINESS WIRE) GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced its CEO and chairman, Bob Farrell will participate in a high-caliber executive panel discussion at the 3PL Value Creation North America Summit 2018 being held in Chicago.
Farrell will be sharing his insights and experiences during the “3PL Market Trends and Executive Predictions” panel on Thursday, October 18th from 11:35 AM – 12:45 PM CST. Evan Armstrong, president of Armstrong & Associates, Inc., will be moderating the panel. The panel will discuss trends, predictions, growth, challenges, opportunities and factors driving operational efficiencies in the 3PL market. Other panelists joining Farrell include: Frank Guenzerodt, president and CEO of Dachser USA Air & Sea Logistics Inc., Chris Pickett, chief strategy officer of Coyote Logistics, Tom Sanderson, executive chairman of Transplace, and Douglas Waggoner, chairman and CEO of Echo Global Logistics.
“GlobalTranz was an early proponent of leveraging technology to streamline and accelerate the movement of freight and deliver transparent 3PL services,” said Farrell. “Our technology platform is bringing a new level of innovation to the market, and our recent acquisitions have enabled us to expand further into managed transportation and specialty freight services. I look forward to an interactive dialog with other members of the logistics community on the future of the market and how to best address current and emerging challenges.”
The Summit, taking place in Chicago, October 16 – 18, brings together C-level 3PL executives, investment community leaders, and technology innovators to assess the future of the third-party logistics market and explore strategies for value creation to forge competitive advantage.
Sponsored by Armstrong & Associates, Inc., a leader in 3PL market research and consulting, attendees will glean insights into the operational and financial aspects of the global 3PL industry through executive panels, market intelligence and thought leadership.
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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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