DORAL, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Miami freight forwarder Lilly + Associates International has made the Florida Business Journal’s list of the “Fast 100” by being one of the top 100 fastest growing companies in the state of Florida. Lilly + Associates International, a leading provider of international and domestic transportation services, including ocean shipping, domestic trucking, air freight, customs brokerage and warehousing, has been named alongside top Florida companies such as The HCI Group, Sheila G Brands and Modernizing Medicine.
“We are humbled to be included in this esteemed statewide list from the Florida Business Journals. We thank our loyal customers and our dedicated employees for allowing the company to be propelled to new heights in the freight forwarding market,” said Lilly + Associates International Business Development Manager Nelson R. Cabrera.
Lilly + Associates International has also recently been the recipient of two another esteemed placement, including the South Florida Business Journal’s list of the “Top 100” by being named a finalist in the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Top Minority Business Awards in the category of “On the Map – Miami and Beyond” for the company’s vast international presence. Lilly operates wholly-owned offices in Panama, Venezuela, Colombia, Guatemala and China to better serve ocean shipping customers at their respective origins and destinations.
The Miami-based freight forwarding company, founded 17 years ago by Lilly Cabrera and Nelson R. Cabrera, has continued to grow with record revenue increases at a time when the international and Miami freight forwarding industry was stagnant. “While it may seem simple, the key to our sustained growth is to listen to our customers and their changing international business needs” said Cabrera. “We see ourselves as our client’s partners, going beyond the typical customer/ vendor relationship. Our mission is to help our partners realize every efficiency and opportunity present in their global supply chain.”
Lilly + Associates International is an international freight forwarding company, specializing in ocean shipping. The company is headquartered in Miami, Florida and operates wholly-owned offices in China, Colombia, Venezuela, Panama, and Guatemala. With employees and agents around the world, Lilly offers competitive import and export rates with effective door-to-door transportation and logistics solutions.