CARY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MercuryGate International, Inc., a leading provider of transportation management solutions (TMSs) today announced that 21 new employees will join the company’s Professional Services group. These individuals were selected from 300 applicants, and the majority are recent graduates of colleges or universities participating in the MercuryGate University Program (MGU). Through the MGU Program, MercuryGate provides free transportation management software for use in the classroom. The MGU Program is available to all accredited institutions of higher learning and their affiliates.
“It is rewarding to see these students progress from using MercuryGate technology in the classroom to becoming a part of its ongoing development as employees of our company,” said Monica Wooden, CEO and Co-founder of MercuryGate International, Inc. “The supply chain industry has an acknowledged need to build its talent base, and we view the ability to attract the brightest and best supply chain graduates as a key strength in our strategy for continued growth.”
The new MercuryGate employees will experience accelerated career development, working with seasoned staff members in the areas of professional services, customer engagement, Software-as-a-Service, and the logistics and supply chain industries.
“As our industry continues to evolve, MercuryGate plans to be at the forefront of innovative technology offerings,” said Ms. Wooden. “We welcome the new thinking and fresh perspectives of tomorrow’s supply chain leaders as we enhance and expand our suite of solutions.”
About MercuryGate University
More than 60 institutions across the globe are currently participating in the MGU program, which is available to all accredited institutions of higher learning and their affiliates and is fully managed through MercuryGate. Students of participating institutions have the opportunity to use cutting-edge technology in the classroom, better preparing them for future careers. Participants of the program and more information can be found on the MGU website.
About MercuryGate International
MercuryGate provides powerful transportation management solutions proven to be a competitive advantage for today’s most successful shippers, 3PLs, freight forwarders, brokers, and carriers. MercuryGate’s solutions are unique in their native support of all modes of transportation on a single platform including Parcel, LTL, Truckload, Air, Ocean, Rail, and Intermodal. Through the continued release of innovative, results-driven technology and a commitment to making customers successful, MercuryGate delivers exceptional value for TMS users through improved productivity and operational efficiency. MercuryGate offers business intelligence to improve transportation processes, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce costs. Find out why MercuryGate has set the industry standard for the most adaptable, comprehensive transportation solutions suite in the industry at www.mercurygate.com.