Transportation Insight Recognized Fourth Year in A Row in Inc. Magazine
HICKORY, NC, September 8, 2011 —Transportation Insight, a leading North American third-party logistics provider has received national business accolades from Inc. Magazine for entrepreneurial excellence for the fourth straight year. Appearing in the publication’s fifth annual edition of the Inc. 500/5000, Transportation Insight has been recognized for outstanding sales growth—a 43% increase since 2008.
Founded in 1998, Transportation Insight is among an elite Inc. 5000 alumni group of companies experiencing significant and continuous expansion in years 10 and beyond of doing business. “This positive trend of sustained business growth at this stage in our company’s life reflects Transportation Insight’s unrelenting commitment to providing continuous improvement, best-in-class supply chain solutions and a significant competitive advantage for our clients,” says Transportation Insight CEO Paul Thompson. “Our robust growth is also symbolic of the quality and commitment of our associates to execute with excellence. Through our process of evaluation, innovation and process improvements, we help our clients create long-term value and become market leaders.”
According to Inc. Magazine, the companies in this year’s Inc. 5000 list created 350,000 jobs since 2008 and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached nearly $370 billion, up 14% from last year.
Inc. Magazine Editor Jane Berentson says growth companies are where the action is, not large corporations. “Now more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500/5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs and drive the economy forward,” Berentson says.
Referring to the logistics industry as one of the country’s main economic engines, Inc. Magazine ranked Transportation Insight as one of America’s top 100 leading entrepreneurs in their industry list of Logistics and Transportation based on gross dollar growth. Transportation Insight joins other prominent brands featured in the Inc. 500/5000 list such as Dunkin Donuts, Honest Tea, Spirit Airlines, Metrokane and television maker Vizio.
“We are pleased to be recognized with such distinguished companies,” adds Thompson. “By successfully designing solutions to meet our clients’ unique and ever-changing business needs, Transportation Insight is in a favorable position to help our clients drive a sustained wave of business growth for the future.”
View Transportation Insight’s Inc. 5000 profile online at www.inc.com/inc5000/profile/transportationinsight.