LOS ANGELES, Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Transportation Club (LATC) is pleased to announce that Jim Butts, senior vice president of C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. will be speaking at its first Executive Speaker Luncheon of 2011 on January 11 at 11:30 a.m. at the Monterey Hill Banquet Center in Monterey Park, CA.
As one of the world's largest global third party logistics providers, C.H. Robinson provides freight and transportation logistics services, outsource solutions, fresh produce sourcing, and information services to over 35,000 customers through a network of more than 230 offices in North America, Europe, Asia, South America, Australia, and the Middle East.
The Los Angeles Transportation Club was incorporated in 1924 as a non-profit corporation dedicated to providing transportation professionals, shippers and suppliers a forum to foster relationships, share ideas and solutions as well as promote the contributions that the industry offers to global commerce. Currently celebrating its 88th year, the LATC boasts over 250 active members and donates more than $50,000 annually through scholarships and various charities, including the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Habitat for Humanity-Orange County, Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Los Angeles, City of Hope, Ronald McDonald House and Hillview Acres. For additional LATC information, visit www.latc.la.