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Ascent Global Logistics Announces Formation of New Board of Directors

Ascent Global Logistics, Inc. (“Ascent” or the “company”) has announced the formation of a new Board of Directors, which now includes independent directors Cordia Harrington, founder and CEO of The Bakery Cos.,

Ascent Global Logistics Recognized by General Motors as a 2019 Supplier of the Year Winner

Ascent Global Logistics, a leading transportation and supply chain solutions provider, announces the recognition of its On-Demand team as a General Motors Supplier of the Year. The Ascent On-Demand team was honored during a virtual ceremony on Wednesday, June 24, 2020, which recognized recipients of the company’s 28th annual Supplier of the Year awards.

Ascent On-Demand Recognized by Yanfeng Automotive Interiors with the Supplier Excellence – Customer Satisfaction Award

Ascent Global Logistics announced today that Ascent On-Demand, its air and ground expedite solution team, has been recognized by Yanfeng Automotive Interiors, the world’s largest supplier of automotive interiors, with its coveted Supplier Excellence – Customer Satisfaction Award.

Ascent Global Logistics Announces Expanded Offerings and Leadership Changes

Ascent Global Logistics announced today that Active On-Demand will rebrand to Ascent On-Demand and integrate into the Ascent business unit, bringing its industry-leading expedite transportation solutions in premium ground, air charter, airfreight and hand carry services to Ascent Global Logistics clients.

Ascent Global Logistics Launches PEAK Technology Enhancements for Agent Network

Ascent Global Logistics has announced upgrades to PEAK™, its proprietary comprehensive technology suite, to increase convenience and supply chain visibility for its truckload agent partners. PEAK™ now enables agents to broker loads, search for capacity and see tracking milestones in a uniform system.

Ascent Global Logistics Recognizes Three Team Members with Its Highest Accolade- The Everest Award

Ascent Global Logistics has recognized three team members with its Everest Award, the highest company accolade. The three winners of the Ascent Global Logistics 2019 Everest Award include Jordan Benusa, Operations Analyst (Domestic – Cudahy, Wisconsin), Jonathan Dennis, Web Application Developer II (International – Springfield, Missouri) and Justin Porter, Shipping Lead (Distribution – Norcross, Georgia).

Ascent Global Logistics Recognizes Outstanding Team Members with Prestigious Everest Award

Ascent Global Logistics, an independent operating company of Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE: RRTS), has recognized four team members for outstanding achievement, innovation-driven performance and steadfast commitment to excellence with its annual Everest Award.

Ascent Global Logistics Announces Annette Luyten as Senior Vice President of Operations for Agent Network

Ascent Global Logistics has announced that Annette Luyten has joined its team as Senior Vice President of Operations for its Agent Network within the company’s Domestic Freight Management group. This new senior leadership position will be devoted to the growth of the company’s agent network which focuses on providing state-of-the-art technology and back office support to independent brokerage agents. 

Ascent Global Logistics Recognizes Drivers During National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Ascent Global Logistics is proud to celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW) alongside the trucking industry this week. The annual celebration occurs each September, dedicating a week to recognizing the invaluable contributions made by men and women who deliver goods to communities across the nation.

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