SALT LAKE CITY, April 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) today announced Jason Beardall, president of England Logistics, has begun his term as the elected chairman of TIA. Beardall officially took the gavel on April 6, 2017 at the annual TIA Capital Ideas Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.
With over 1,600 member companies, TIA aims to encourage and promote third-party logistics professionals by providing services such as education, professional connections and other various resources. In doing so, shippers are provided with a network of quality third-party logistics professionals educated on best business practices. Beardall's platform will focus on increasing awareness of the benefits available to shippers when they utilize TIA members.
As an active member of TIA for over 13 years, Beardall looks forward to continuously engaging with and guiding the logistics industry. Since joining the association, he has served as a board member and executive committee member, as well as participated on various committees. "I have experienced firsthand the benefits that come from associating with and investing in TIA," stated Beardall. "I am honored to serve with this association and support them in their efforts."
About England Logistics
England Logistics offers a vast portfolio of non-asset based transportation solutions including full truckload services, intermodal, dry and cold chain LTL, parcel, global logistics, and complete supply chain management. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, the company also has offices in Atlanta, Georgia; Detroit, Michigan; Greeley, Colorado; and Portland, Oregon. England Logistics is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive national and international opportunities to qualified candidates. For a shipping quote call 801-656-4500 or visit http://www.englandlogistics.com. To become part of England Logistics' award winning team, call 801-656-4717 or visit http://www.englandlogistics.com.
About Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA)
Since 1978, the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) has been recognized as the trusted voice of the $160.2 billion third-party logistics industry. TIA members are able to establish and protect, ethical, profitable, and growing businesses in service to their customers. TIA is the only organization exclusively representing transportation intermediaries of all disciplines, doing business in domestic and international commerce. TIA is the voice of transportation intermediaries to shippers, carriers, government officials, and international organizations. TIA is the United States member of the International Federation of Freight Forwarder Associations, FIATA.
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