“When you have the best people, you can accomplish amazing things,” says Marianne Silver, cofounder and chief people officer at Coyote. “What matters to me most is that our people love where they work and what they do. Being on this list for the sixth year shows we’re achieving that.”
The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee feedback. Coyote ranked #2 in the small employer category in 2010, #1 in the midsize category in 2011 and 2012, #7 in the midsize category in 2013, and #4 in the large company category in 2014.
Coyote’s Chicago headquarters in Logan Square’s Green Exchange houses more than 1,000 people, with another 1,000 working out of 15 offices nationwide. One of the most innovative, fast-growing third-party logistics (3PL) providers in North America, Coyote is successful because of employees’ unrivaled commitment to service and passion for what they do. We’re always on the prowl for smart, entrepreneurial, driven talent that will uphold that “No Excuses” commitment and dedication to shippers and carriers every day. Coyote is a proud subsidiary of UPS.
WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement, conducts the survey, along with regional Top Workplaces programs with 37 major publishing partners. WorkplaceDynamics also recognizes a list of 150 National Top Workplaces, to which Coyote was named in 2013.
The Chicago Tribune published the complete list of Top Workplaces on Friday, November 13. For more information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics, please visit www.topworkplaces.com and www.workplacedynamics.com.
Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Chicago, Coyote Logistics LLC is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) service provider in North America. Coyote provides truckload, less-than-truckload, and intermodal brokerage services and transportation management services to more than 12,000 shippers, from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses, in industries spanning food and beverage, retail, pharmaceuticals and health care, and more. Every day we’re identifying the right equipment for customers’ freight from a constantly growing network of more than 34,000 prequalified local, regional, and national carriers. Coyote is a philanthropic supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Coyote is a proud subsidiary of UPS.
Coyote has been widely recognized for its innovation, growth, and culture. Coyote was recently named to the Inc. 5000 for the seventh year and to Inbound Logistics’ 2015 list of the Top 100 3PL Providers. In 2014 Coyote was named to the Selling Power 50 Best Companies to Sell For, Crain’s Chicago Business Fast Fifty, and Global Trade Magazine‘s Leading 3PLs list, among others. Coyote’s other past honors include: #1 on Crain’s Chicago Business Fast Fifty list; named to the Top Workplace list by the Chicago Tribune for six 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’ 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; and named to Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Awards and The Build 100. CEO and Cofounder Jeff Silver was recently named to the Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2015 Pros to Know Awards for the third consecutive year. In 2011 he was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year–Midwest, and in 2014 Chief Executive CEO of the Year–Overall Excellence. He serves on the board for Northwestern University Transportation Center (NUTC) and the MIT School of Engineering Dean’s Advisory Council, and is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago. 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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