Coyote Named a Top Workplace by the Chicago Tribune

November 17, 2017

Chicago, IL—November 17—Coyote, a UPS company, and leading global third-party logistics service provider, has been recognized by the Chicago Tribune as one of 2017’s Top Workplaces for the eighth consecutive year. This year, Coyote holds the #18 spot in the large employer category. 

“To be honored as a Top Workplace for eight consecutive years is a wonderful honor,” says Marianne Silver, cofounder and chief people officer at Coyote. “We share this award with each and every Coyote who make our company and culture so incredibly vibrant.” 

The Top Workplaces are determined solely on employee feedback. Companies were selected by employee surveys that measure everything from company leadership to communication, career opportunities, working environment, managerial skills, pay, and benefits.  

The Chicago Tribune published the complete list of Top Workplaces on Friday, November 11. To view the entire list, click here. 

About Coyote 

Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Chicago, Coyote Logistics LLC, a UPS company, is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) service provider in North America. Coyote provides  truckload,  less-than-truckload, intermodal , air,  and ocean brokerage services  and  transportation management services  to more than 14,000 shippers of various sizes and industries. Coyote became a UPS company in August 2015, adding  UPS asset utilization, air freight, ocean freight, customs brokerage, and much more to its portfolio of services. Coyote is a proud philanthropic supporter of  St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, for which has raised more than $1.7 million in six years. 

Coyote has been widely recognized for its innovation, growth, and culture. In 2017 , Coyote was named a  Top Workplace  by the  Chicago Tribune  for the  seventh consecutive year and  Forbes  named Coyote to its list of  America’s Best Midsize Employers.  Selling Power  ranked Coyote #23 on its list of 50 Best Companies to Sell For,  Food Logistics  named Coyote a  Top 3PL and Cold Storage Provider,  Inbound Logistics  named Coyote a  Top 100 3PL Provider,  and Coyote’s  shipper-facing  mobile application CoyoteHOWL was awarded  a Supply & Demand Chain Executive  100 award.  Built in Chicago  ranked Coyote #9 on its 2016 list of  Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago.  Coyote has also been named to  Inbound Logistics‘  2016  Top 100 3PL Providers  list;  Food Logistics‘ 2016 Top Green Providers  list for its  Private Fleet Service; and  Transport Topics  named Coyote to its list of the  Top Brokerage Firms. 

Coyote CEO Jeff Silver was  named to  Crain’s Chicago Business  list of  ”Who’s Who in Chicago Business”  in 2017 and Supply and Demand Chain Executive  named Jeff to its Pros to Know list for the fourth year. In September of 2016, Jeff was named  ITA CityLights  CEO of the Year and a 2016  Food Logistics  Champion. In 2011 he was named  Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year–Midwest, and in 2014  Chief Executive  named him  CEO of the Year–Overall Excellence. 

Jeff serves on the board for Northwestern University Transportation Center (NUTC) and the MIT School of Engineering Dean’s Advisory Council, and is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago. Chief People Officer and Co-founder Marianne Silver was named to Forbes’ list of  11 Women Who Started Amazing Companies. 

For more information about Coyote, please visit  www.coyote.com. 

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