Chicago, IL—March 30, 2018—We are proud to announce that Coyote has been named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s 2018 Top Workplaces list for the fifth year.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Top Workplace honors are based solely on employee feedback administered by a third-party research company, Energage, LLC. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection.
“From day one, our people have made Coyote what it is,” says Chief People Officer Marianne Silver. “To be recognized as a Top Workplace as a result of employee feedback is incredibly special.”
Coyote has two offices in Georgia—our Alpharetta office, which employs 194 Coyotes and our Atlanta office, which opened in July 2017 and currently employs 319 Coyotes.
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 $2.3 million in seven years.
Coyote has been widely recognized for its innovation, growth, and culture. In 2018, Coyote President Jonathan Sisler was recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive as a Pro to Know. In 2017, Coyote was named a Top Workplace by the Chicago Tribune for the seventh consecutive year and Forbes named Coyote to its list of America’s Best Midsize Employers. Additionally, Coyote CIO Darren Cockrel was named ITA CityLIGHTS Technologist of the Year, Selling Power ranked Coyote #23 on its list of 50 Best Companies to Sell For, Food Logistics named Coyote a Top 3PL and Cold Storage Provider, Inbound Logistics named Coyote a Top 100 3PL Provider and Coyote’s shipper-facing mobile application CoyoteHOWL was awarded a Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100 award. Built in Chicago ranked Coyote #9 on its 2016 list of Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago. Coyote has also been named to Inbound Logistics‘s 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.
Coyote CEO Jeff Silver was named to Crain’s Chicago Business list of ”Who’s Who in Chicago Business” in 2017 and Supply and Demand Chain Executive named Jeff to its Pros to Know list for the fourth year. In September of 2016, Jeff was named ITA CityLights CEO of the Year and a 2016 Food Logistics Champion. 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.
Jeff 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 Co-founder Marianne Silver was named to Forbes’ list of 11 Women Who Started Amazing Companies.
For more information about Coyote, please visit www.coyote.com.
About Energage, LLC
Headquartered in Exton, Pa., Energage (formerly known as WorkplaceDynamics) is a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools that help leaders to unlock potential, inspire performance, and achieve amazing results within their organizations. The research partner behind the Top Workplaces program, Energage has surveyed more than 47,000 organizations representing well over 16 million employees in the United States.
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