Chicago, IL—February 24, 2014—Coyote Logistics is proud to announce its chief executive and cofounder Jeff Silver has been named to the Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2014 Pros to Know awards for the second consecutive year. The Pros to Know awards recognize supply chain executives, and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises that are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate.
“At Coyote, we are dedicated to providing our customers with solutions that allow them to manage their supply chains in the most efficient way possible,” said Silver. “It’s important to be at the forefront of an evolving industry, and I have the best team behind me. I’m honored to be chosen as a Pro to Know but wouldn’t be successful without the support of my employees.”
Coyote, headquartered in Chicago, is a full-scale, non-asset-based truckload, less-than-truckload, and intermodal third-party logistics (3PL) service provider, arranging transportation across the US for a variety of shippers. Silver has been a pillar in the 3PL industry for more than three decades and has grown Coyote into one of the fastest-growing transportation providers in North America. Silver’s accolades include Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the Midwest category and Chief Executive’s Mid-Market CEO of the Year in the Overall Excellence category.
Silver has been named to the Provider Pros to Know section, which is comprised of individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies, or academia who have helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet industry challenges.
Read the full list of winners in the March issue of Supply & Demand Chain Executive or visit www.sdce.com.
Coyote Logistics, LLC, headquartered in Chicago, IL, was founded in 2006 and is one of the most innovative, fastest-growing third-party logistics (3PL) service providers in North America. Coyote offers services for all consultative, executional, and transactional supply chain needs. Coyote arranges transportation for more than 4,000 loads per day for shippers of all sizes and industries, from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses. Coyote is a philanthropic supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Coyote is a privately held company supported by financial partner, Warburg Pincus, LLC.
Coyote has been widely recognized for its innovation, growth, and strong culture. Coyote’s honors include: #1 on Crain’s Chicago Business Fast Fifty list; #1 on the Chicago Tribune Top Workplaces list for two consecutive years; named a top 10 winner at the Chicago Innovation Awards for its Private Fleet service; named to Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies; named to the Inc. 500 and 5000 lists of fastest-growing privately held companies for three consecutive years; named to Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Awards; CEO and Cofounder Jeff Silver was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year–Midwest; and Chief People Officer and Cofounder Marianne Silver was named to Forbes’ list of 11 Women Who Started Amazing Companies.
For more information about Coyote, please visit www.coyote.com.
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