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HAKIM SATTERFIELD NAMED AS G&S LOGISTICS GENERAL MANAGER OF OPERATIONS

HAKIM SATTERFIELD NAMED AS NEW G&S LOGISTICS GENERAL MANAGER OF OPERATIONS

 

G&S Logistics, a global service provider in managing all shipments from truckload, LTL to air and ocean, has announced Hakim Satterfield as General Manager of Operations. Satterfield’s wealth of leadership experiences in business sales, strategy, and operations and management will allow for optimized innovation and efficiency of G&S Logistics.

 

Satterfield, an alumnus of Ohio State University, has over twenty three years of experience in the logistics industry, previously serving in both sales and consulting positions with a third party logistics provider (3PL), C.H. Robinson. 

 

Angelo Byrd, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President of G&S Logistics commented “Mr. Satterfield has a proven track record of cultivating a performance-driven culture that ultimately meets the needs of our customers, contract carriers, and suppliers.  His dedication and strategic business planning will drive us to continue exceeding expectations in supply chain management.  

 

To learn more about G&S Logistics, click here to visit its website https://gandslogistics.com/.

About G&S Logistics: G&S Logistics is an industry leading logistics provider that manages all shipments from truckload, LTL to air and ocean. The G&S Logistics Team prioritizes connecting their customers to the best solutions for all of their shipping, logistics and supply needs. G&S Logistics began business in 2012 and is Headquartered in Prinsburg, Minnesota. It is the brokerage arm of the asset-based trucking organization Punt Companies LLC. For more information, please visit: https://gandslogistics.com/.

G&S LOGISTICS TO UTILIZE DESCARTES DIGITAL FREIGHT BROKERAGE SOLUTION SYSTEM

G&S LOGISTICS TO UTILIZE DESCARTES DIGITAL FREIGHT BROKERAGE SOLUTION SYSTEM

G&S Logistics, the brokerage arm of the asset-based trucking organization Punt Companies, announced it is digitizing the global management of its logistics services through Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq: DSGX) (TSX:DSG). 

 

Descartes Aljex™ transportation management system (TMS) and Descartes MacroPoint™ provides G&S Logistics with cloud-based solutions for automation and real-time data management that will ultimately strengthen supply chain efficiency and continued excellence in customer service. 

 

“Our brokerage is growing at an incredible pace with new employees, carriers, and offices.  It was clear we needed digital management tools to leverage our own goals and to meet the industry’s expanding demands.” said Angelo Byrd, COO/EVP at G&S Logistics. With Descartes Aljex and Descartes MacroPoint, we can modernize and successfully scale our logistics operations.

 

To learn more about G&S Logistics, click here to visit its website https://gandslogistics.com/.

 

About G&S Logistics: G&S Logistics is an industry leading logistics provider that manages all shipments from truckload, LTL to air and ocean. The G&S Logistics Team prioritizes connecting their customers to the best solutions for all of their shipping, logistics and supply needs. G&S Logistics began business in 2012 and is Headquartered in Prinsburg, Minnesota. It is the brokerage arm of the asset-based trucking organization Punt Companies LLC. For more information, please visit: https://gandslogistics.com/.

 

WILLIAM HOGAN III JOINS G&S LOGISTICS TEAM

Hogan Hired as VP of Business Development

William Hogan III Joins G&S Logistics Team

Prinsburg, Minnesota: G&S Logistics has announced William Hogan III as Vice President of Business Development.  Hogan’s experience in logistics, warehousing, and territory management supports and expands the services and partnerships of this growing global logistics services provider. 

“It is a privilege to serve and build strategic relationships with our company’s stakeholders” said Hogan, “I look forward to collaboratively leading G&S Logistics in this increasingly demanding market.”

“It is a privilege to serve and build strategic relationships with our company’s stakeholders,”

WILLIAM HOGAN III

A graduate of University of Kansas holding a bachelor’s degree in Business Communications, Hogan boasts over 17 years in the Supply Chain industry, including employment with leading logistics companies C.H. Robinson, Traffic Tech, SBA Global Logistics Services, and Bay and Bay Transportation. Throughout his career, he has successfully developed business relationships with over ten Fortune 500 companies and has generated over 20 million of sales revenue. 

“William has proven himself a valuable asset to the team. His vast background in leading multi-platform sales is essential in our efforts to increase customer acquisition and retention.” stated Angelo Byrd, COO and EVP Supply Chain of G&S Logistics.  

To learn more about G&S Logistics, click here to visit its website https://gandslogistics.com/.

 

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About G&S Logistics: G&S Logistics is an industry leading logistics provider that manages all shipments from truckload, LTL to air and ocean. The G&S Logistics Team prioritizes connecting their customers to the best solutions for all of their shipping, logistics and supply needs. G&S Logistics began business in 2012 and is Headquartered in Prinsburg, Minnesota. It is the brokerage arm of the asset-based trucking organization Punt Companies LLC. For more information, please visit: https://gandslogistics.com/.

G&S Logistics Shares Vision to Expand in 2022

After a name change from G&S Transports to G&S Logistics, and aggressive business growth in the first quarter of the year – G&S Logistics looks forward to continue scaling and offering new and advanced services to their customers in 2022. 

As G&S Logistics continues to check off major milestone events in growth, the company’s main goal continues to be supporting its overall mission to achieve supply chain solutions for its customers inbound and outbound freight flow, while maximizing freight transportation opportunity, and minimizing total cost of its customers’ bottom line.

This aggressive growth initiative is being spearheaded by newly appointed COO/EVP, Angelo Byrd, brought on to the G&S Logistics team at the beginning of the year. Byrd is known for his strategic leadership, ability to capitalize on unique industry opportunities, scale business and accelerate growth. His resume is stacked with experience at Dupré Logistics, J.B Hunt Transport Services, Inc., ARI Logistics and C.H. Robinson Worldwide.

“We are incredibly excited about G&S Logistics’ growth in the next year, we are taking an aggressive approach to automation, technology, adding additional staff offices around the United States and onboarding new carriers,” says Byrd. “Big and exciting changes are ahead, and we are laser focused on making them happen.”

 

“Big and exciting changes are ahead, and we are laser focused on making them happen.”

– Angelo Byrd, COO/EVP

G&S Logistics recent initiatives and accomplishments of the company, include:

  • TECHNOLOGY: This includes deploying digital freight broker solutions from Descartes Systems Group. By investing in automation and technology, G&S Logistics will be able to operate at higher levels of efficiency and cooperate collaboratively with customers, and connect more easily with carrier partners.
  • HIRING: Continued hiring of key team members and plans for office expansion across the United States.

  • STAYING MISSION FOCUSED: A continued focus to keep reliability and providing G&S Logistics’ trusted service first and foremost. This gives its customers a more competitive edge in the marketplace to streamline profit margins and improve efficiency. 

As G&S Logistics moves into its next growth phase, these focuses will remain central to the continued evolution of the company.

With a proud history since 2012, along with growth in excess of 20% annually, and over 100 years of transportation experience within the team’s senior leadership, G&S Logistics feels prepared and focused to scale to the next level of growth.

To learn more about G&S Logistics, click here to visit its website https://gandslogistics.com/.

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About G&S Logistics: G&S Logistics is an industry leading logistics provider that manages all shipments from truckload, LTL to air and ocean. The G&S Logistics Team prioritizes connecting their customers to the best solutions for all of their shipping, logistics and supply needs. G&S Logistics began business in 2012 and is Headquartered in Prinsburg, Minnesota. It is the brokerage arm of the asset-based trucking organization Punt Companies LLC. For more information, please visit: https://gandslogistics.com/.

Why Broker Freight with Us

What is different about G&S Transports? And why should you broker with us?

Strategic and reliable freight transport is our passionWhen it comes to serving our customers – shippers and carriers – we have to be trustworthy, reliable and transparent.

And we are looking for freight brokers who will stand in that mission with us.

 

Who We Are Looking For

A G&S Transports team member values communication, honesty, hard work and is ready to get it done and continually grow along with our business year after year.

–Does that sound like you?– 

What are your answers to the following questions?

-Do you value partnering with high-quality carriers?

-Does integrity come first?

-Are you dependable?

-Does cultivating real relationships with shippers and carriers matter to you?

-Are you passionate about the freight industry?

Answer yes to all of the above? You may be exactly in the right place.

What G&S Transports Offers to our Freight Brokers:

-Excellent reputation among thousands of carriers

-State of the art cloud-computing technology and 24-hour back-office support

-High credit rating

-Financial strength, security and stability

-Team-oriented atmosphere

-Free IT support

-TL LTL International Air and Ocean

-Incentives for bringing in other agents

-Non-solicitation contract ensures agent’s customers remain theirs 

-We work closely with agents and/or customers to facilitate and expedite onboarding process

 

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