LAYTON, Utah, Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cavalry Logistics LLC, a leading freight brokerage company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, is opening its newest branch in Layton, Utah, next week. In preparation, Cavalry Logistics is hosting a job fair open to the public on Thursday, November 15th, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at their new Layton office. The company has nearly 100 open positions available and plans to be fully staffed in 2019. Following the job fair, there will be an official ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. to celebrate the branch's grand opening.
"For us, the expansion to Utah is incredibly exciting," said Bob King, Founder and President of Cavalry Logistics, "Layton was an excellent choice for our newest location since it has a robust employment base that supports our hiring model, as well as offering convenience in reaching our western customers. We are extremely grateful to the City of Layton for making us feel so welcome."
The job fair and grand opening celebration on November 15th will be held at Cavalry Logistics' new office at 523 West Heritage Park Boulevard in Layton. The public is encouraged to attend. In addition to available jobs at its Layton office, Cavalry continues it's hiring initiatives at its Nashville location, aiming to hire 40 people by the end of 2019. Interested candidates can apply for open positions at either location by visiting www.cavalrylogistics.com/join-our-team/.
"We hope to see as many residents of the Layton and surrounding communities attend our job fair and grand opening celebration," King said. "We're excited to bring additional employment and our award-winning freight brokerage services to the area."
ABOUT CAVALRY LOGISTICS
Cavalry Logistics' core expertise is in brokering freight, offering innovative and cost-effective solutions to match organizations with available commercial transportation. The company was founded in 2005 and has grown more than 30% year over year. Cavalry's value of "creating capacity" comes through their vast carrier network, cutting-edge technology and focusing on the unique needs of each individual they come in contact with. They work to build solid relationships with their customers, carriers and team members who support their day-to-day operations, with a goal of changing people's lives. Cavalry Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULH).
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