Radiant Logistics Announces Further Expansion of Airgroup Network with New Operations in Orlando, FL
Orlando facility is the seventh new station to join Radiant’s network in the last six months.
BELLEVUE, WA, March 2, 2015 – Radiant Logistics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: RLGT), a domestic and international logistics services company, today announced further gains in the growth of its Airgroup network with a new office opening in Orlando, Florida. The Orlando facility will leverage Radiant’s robust technology platform, purchasing power and global network to provide a comprehensive level of domestic and international freight forwarding and logistics services.
With over 40 years in experience, Rick LaVallee will lead Airgroup-Orlando servicing a diversified account base of domestic and international customers. “Airgroup and the Radiant platform represent a compelling value proposition in today’s marketplace,” said LaVallee. “We are looking forward to leveraging our own strengths along with the capabilities of the Radiant network to bring additional value to our customers while enjoying the benefits of participating in an organization that, through is status as a public company, gives us the ability to work as shareholders and participate in the value that we help create.”
”We are very proud to welcome Rick LaVallee and the entire Orlando team to our organization,” remarked Bohn Crain, Founder and CEO of Radiant Logistics. “We are working very hard to drive continuous improvement across the Company and we remain keenly focused on attracting like-minded logistics entrepreneurs that will continue to strengthen our fast-growing network and help drive our continued organic growth.”
Crain continued: “We remain bullish on our opportunity for continued organic growth available through on-boarding additional strategic operating partners who are looking to align themselves with a strong financial partner with the technology, purchasing power and global network to deliver world-class solutions to their customers. Orlando represents our seventh new operating location in the past six months and we remain very excited about the opportunity for continued expansion of our agent-based operations. There is strength in numbers and we believe that we remain uniquely positioned to bring value to our network participants: (1) leveraging our status as a public company to provide our partners with an opportunity to share in the value that they help create, (2) providing a robust platform in terms of people, process and technology which is translating into better purchasing power with our vendors and more sophisticated technology solutions for our customers and (3) offering a unique opportunity in terms of succession planning and liquidity for our station owners.”
Airgroup (www.Airgroup.com), founded in 1987, is a member of the Radiant family of companies and provides worldwide transportation and logistics services through a network of approximately 100 company-owned and exclusive agent offices across North America. The company services a diversified account base that includes manufacturers, distributors and government agencies, using a network of independent carriers and international agents positioned strategically around the world. To learn more about how to join the Airgroup network please call contact Dan Stegemoller at (425) 462-1094 x516.
About Radiant Logistics (NYSE MKT: RLGT)
Radiant Logistics (www.RadiantDelivers.com) is the publicly traded parent company of Airgroup and is a non-asset based transportation and logistics company providing domestic and international freight forwarding and fulfillment services through a network of company-owned and operating partner locations across North America.
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