PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced it is a Silver Sponsor of the SMC3 Jump Start 2017 conference, being held January 23-25, 2017 in Atlanta, Ga. In addition, Greg Carter, chief technology officer of GlobalTranz, is a featured speaker at the event.
On January 25 at 9:50 a.m., Carter will participate in a panel discussion titled, “Planning for Disaster Recovery.” From floods to power outages, disasters can shatter a company’s supply chain network. Planning ahead can safeguard vulnerable supply chains against potentially catastrophic events and ensure business fluidity – Carter will share his insights on this critical area.
Jump Start is a premier supply chain event and runs in conjunction with the one-day Logistics Technology Summit, an annual conference geared toward transportation technology professionals. The conference is designed to provide shippers, third-party logistics providers (3PLs), carriers and logistics technology providers with up-to-date information on relevant trends in the supply chain arena.
“It is an exciting time for logistics technology right now, and new innovations are disrupting the supply chain market every day,” said Carter. “I look forward to participating in the Jump Start panel session, and engaging in an interactive dialog with participants on how these logistics technology innovations can benefit shippers, carriers, 3PLs and other supply chain professionals.”
GlobalTranz is a technology-driven freight brokerage company specializing in LTL, full truckload, third-party logistics and expedited shipping services. GlobalTranz is leading the market in innovative logistics technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in near real-time. Leveraging its extensive freight agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 25,000 shippers. In 2016, Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz as the 12th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.