Chicago, IL—November 14, 2016—Coyote has been recognized by the Chicago Tribune as one of 2016’s Top Workplaces for the seventh consecutive year. Coyote has been on the list for as long as it has been awarded. This year, Coyote holds the #19 spot in the large employer category.
“It’s a true testament to our employees to be honored as a Top Workplace for the seventh year in a row,” says Marianne Silver, cofounder and chief people officer at Coyote. “We’ve said since day one that we have the best people—this award is a true reflection of that statement.”
The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee feedback. Companies were selected by employee surveys conducted by WorkplaceDynamics that measured everything from company leadership to managerial skills, communication, benefits, pay, career opportunities, and working environment.
In past years, 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, #4 in the large category in 2014 and the #3 in large category in 2015.
Coyote’s Chicago headquarters in Logan Square’s Green Exchange houses more than 1,000 people, with another 1,300 working out of 15 additional 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.
The Chicago Tribune published the complete list of Top Workplaces on Friday, November 11. For more information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics, please visit www.topworkplace.com and www.workplacedynamics.com.
Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Chicago, Coyote Logistics LLC, a UPS company, is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) service provider in North America. Coyote provides truckload, less-than-truckload, intermodal, air, and ocean brokerage services and transportation management services to more than 14,000 shippers of various sizes and industries. Coyote became a UPS company in August 2015, adding UPS asset utilization, air freight, ocean freight, customs brokerage, and much more to its portfolio of services. Coyote is a proud philanthropic supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, for which has raised more than $1 million in five years.
Coyote has been widely recognized for its innovation, growth, and culture. Coyote was recently named to Inbound Logistics‘ 2016 Top 100 3PL Providers list; Food Logistics‘ 2016 Top Green Providers list for its Private Fleet Service; and Transport Topics named Coyote to its list of the Top Brokerage Firms. Chicago Inno named the Coyote Den to its list of 25 Stunning Chicago Tech Offices. In 2015 Coyote was named to Food Logistics’ 2015 FL100+ list for the fourth consecutive year, ranked #4 on Built In Chicago’s list of Chicago’s Top Digital Companies, honored as one of Selling Power’s 50 Best Companies to Sell For, and named a Top Workplace in Chicago by the Chicago Tribune for six consecutive years. Coyote appeared on the Inc. 5000 for its seventh time in 2015 and on Inbound Logistics’ 2015 list of the Top 100 3PL Providers. In 2014 Coyote was named to the Crain’s Chicago Business Fast Fifty and Global Trade Magazine‘s Leading 3PLs list, among others. Coyote has also been named to the 2013 National Top Workplaces list; a top 10 winner at the Chicago Innovation Awards for its Private Fleet Service; to Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies; and to the Inc. 500 and Inc. 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 named to a 2016 Food Logistics Champion and a Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2015 Pro to Know for the third consecutive year. In 2011 he was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year–Midwest, and in 2014 Chief Executive named him 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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