FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JEFFREY TUCKER SPEAKER AT GSA TRANSPORTATION FORUM
Cherry Hill, NJ USA, March 1, 2013
On February 20, 2013, in Washington, DC, Jeffrey Tucker, CEO, Tucker Company Worldwide was an invited speaker at the General Services Administration’s (GSA) third annual Transportation Forum. Mr. Tucker provided an overview of transportation brokers and forwarders, and their value proposition to shippers and carriers; as well as their impact on the environment, by lowering emissions. Tucker’s remarks started with the regulatory basics; and moved to characteristics of better brokers; myths and facts; and finished with best and emerging practices for the largest shippers to manage complex logistics programs.
Tucker stated, “I’m honored and humbled to be asked to speak again to the GSA and its partner agencies in Washington. What GSA is doing with its new transportation management system, is uniquely harnessing the power of the marketplace, and driving savings and efficiencies. It’s a forward thinking, innovative effort that should be admired by logisticians, and appreciated by taxpayers.”
The third annual GSA Transportation Forum was held at the Ronald Regan Building in Washington, DC February 19th – 20th. The Forum is an annual meeting of government and industry transportation professionals that serves as a touch point for education and discussion.
Tucker Company Worldwide, Inc. is America’s oldest privately held freight brokerage, and is based in Cherry Hill, NJ. Tucker specializes in arranging shipments of high value, high security, climate controlled and otherwise sensitive materials for some of the world’s best known brands. Tucker is active in its trade association and serves on a select committee reviewing motor carrier safety for the U. S. Department of Transportation. Tucker has been a first responder supporting the government with trucking of relief supplies for most of the nation’s natural and manmade disasters in the last 30 years.
Contact: Jeff Tucker, CEO; firstname.lastname@example.org (mailto:email@example.com) ; 856-317-9600 ext. 122; mobile: 856-498-5361 ###
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