Chicago, IL—June 2, 2014—Coyote Logistics has been named to the Crain’s Chicago Business Fast Fifty list for the third consecutive year. The list recognizes the fastest-growing companies in the Chicago area. Coyote has grown 680 percent over a five-year period and ranked 22 out of 50.
“Coyote wouldn’t be successful without the dedication of our employees,” said Coyote CEO and Cofounder Jeff Silver. “We have experienced tremendous growth in a short period of time but we never lose sight of our mission—providing the best customer service to every shipper and carrier. I look forward to continued growth, both with our employees and customers.”
Coyote is one of the fastest-growing third-party logistics (3PL) providers in North America and arranges the transportation of more than 6,000 loads per day for more than 14,000 shippers. Coyote, headquartered in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago, ended 2013 with more than 1,200 employees nationwide. In 2014 Coyote welcomed approximately 500 employees to the pack through the merger of Access America Transport.
The Fast Fifty list is composed of public and private companies in the Chicago area, based on five-year revenue growth. For more information about Crain’s Chicago Business and the Fast Fifty 2014, please visit www.chicagobusiness.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 6,000 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; named to the Top Workplace list by the Chicago Tribune for four consecutive years and the 2013 National Top Workplaces list; named a top 10 winner at the Chicago Innovation Awards for its Private Fleet service; named to Forbes’s 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 and The Build 100; CEO and Cofounder Jeff Silver was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year–Midwest and Chief Executive CEO of the Year–Overall Excellence; and Chief People Officer and Cofounder Marianne Silver was named to Forbes’s list of 11 Women Who Started Amazing Companies.
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