PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced its CEO and Chairman, Bob Farrell, as well as Senior Director of Business Systems, Darwish Adi, will be moderating and participating on panels at the 2018 eft 3PL & Supply Chain Summit.
The summit, taking place in Atlanta, June 5 – 7 brings together over 800 leaders in the logistics and supply chain network, offering them a chance to network, learn, discuss trends and challenges, and share new ideas.
Sponsored by Eye for Transport (eft), a global leader in business intelligence for the transportation, logistics and supply chain industries, attendees will focus their discussion around the important role technology has had on maximizing supply chain efficiency.
Farrell will be moderating the “Leaders in Logistics: Today’s Challenges, Tomorrow’s Trends and How to Navigate Successfully” panel on Wednesday, June 6th from 4:15 – 5 PM. Panelists will include Transplace CEO, Tom Sanderson, J.B. Hunt Vice President of Highway Services, Eric McGee, and Load Delivered Logistics CEO, Robert Nathan.
“As the logistics industry continues to grow and evolve, it is critical for supply chain leaders to stay ahead of trends and properly position themselves for the future,” said Bob Farrell, chairman and CEO of GlobalTranz. “I look forward to discussing the ever-increasing sophistication and strategic value of logistics including technology trends, trade agreements, buyer behavior, and consolidation of the fragmented 3PL market space.”
Farrell will also be participating in the “M&A in Logistics: What are the Biggest Trends, Deals, and Opportunities?” panel on Thursday, June 7th from 1:45 – 2:30 PM, where panelists will discuss the current state of M&A, valuation drivers, and how to manage an acquisition.
Adi will moderate the “Blockchain and its Practical Uses in the Logistics Industry” panel on Wednesday, June 6th from 4:15 – 5 PM. Panelists will include BiTA President, Chris Burruss and Echo Global Logistics VP of Strategic Analytics, Scott Friesen.
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 2018, Transport Topics ranked GlobalTranz as the 10th largest freight brokerage firm in the U.S. For more information, visit www.globaltranz.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @globaltranz.