Category: Press Release

Convoy Announces Maggie Brady as Head of People

Seattle, WA — June 30, 2022 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, today announced the appointment of Maggie Brady to its Executive team as Head of People, effective immediately. Maggie will report to Co-founder and CEO Dan Lewis and oversee all aspects of the People and Places teams at Convoy, including recruiting,…

Convoy Expands Partnership with MercuryGate: Freight Brokers Can Now Access Convoy’s Digital Freight Network

Seattle, WA — June 30, 2022 — Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, today announced an expanded partnership with MercuryGate® International, Inc., (MercuryGate), the largest independent Transportation Management System (TMS) provider, to help freight brokers automate the brokerage process, control costs, and access elastic capacity from more than 400,000 connected trucks through the recently…

Convoy Releases 2021 Corporate Sustainability Report

Seattle, WA — June 28, 2022 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, today released the company’s second annual corporate sustainability report, titled “Ship Responsibly.” The detailed report describes Convoy’s 2021 progress and outlines three commitments for 2022: reducing empty miles and eliminating carbon emissions in trucking; operating with net-zero carbon emissions by…

Convoy Named to CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List for Fourth Consecutive Year

Digital freight network recognized for unique technology-driven efficiencies disrupting the U.S. supply chain Seattle, WA – May 17, 2022 – Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, today announced it was named to the 2022 CNBC Disruptor 50 list for the fourth consecutive year, during an unprecedented period in the Supply Chain history. The CNBC…

Convoy for Brokers Recognized as a World Changing Idea by Fast Company

Seattle, WA – May 3, 2022 – Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, is excited to announce Convoy for Brokers – a new program and technology platform that provides freight brokers with direct access to Convoy’s carrier network and automates the brokerage process, received an honorable mention on Fast Company’s 2022 World Changing Ideas…

Convoy Appoints Sonia Jain as Chief Financial Officer

Seattle, WA — April 18, 2022 — Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, today announced that Sonia Jain has been appointed Chief Financial Officer, effective April 25, 2022. Jain will assume the role from Convoy’s President & Chief Operating Officer, Mark Okerstrom, who has served as acting CFO since December 2020. In this role,…

The Home Depot Awards Convoy 2021 Digital Carrier of the Year

Seattle, WA – March 29, 2022 – Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, was named The Home Depot’s 2021 ‘Digital Carrier Of The Year’. This recognition is presented to a logistics provider that excels in responsiveness and innovation. During an unprecedented period of volatility, Convoy delivered consistent, high-quality service through its elastic network of…

Convoy Named to Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies List for 2022

Seattle, WA — March 8, 2022 — Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, has been named to Fast Company’s annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2022 in the Logistics category. This year’s list recognizes 528 organizations that are making the biggest impact on their industries and culture as a whole.  Convoy…

Convoy Opens Up Digital Freight Network to Truckload Brokerages

USA Truck, AFS Logistics, and other industry-leading freight providers are now posting loads directly to Convoy’s digital freight network, accessing elastic capacity and automating their brokerage process with Convoy technology SEATTLE, WA — November 18, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, today rolled out a new program that provides freight brokers with…

Convoy Named to FreightWaves’ 2022 FreightTech 25 List for Fourth Consecutive Year

Digital Freight Network Recognized as One of the Most Transformative and Innovative Companies in Freight Technology Seattle, WA – November 11, 2021 – Convoy, the nation’s leading digital freight network, has earned the sixth spot in FreightWaves’ FreightTech 25, an annual list of the most transformative and innovative companies in freight technology. This marks Convoy’s…

Convoy Adds Accomplished Business and Legal Leader to its Leadership Team as General Counsel

Seattle, WA — October 21, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, today announced that John Morrow has been appointed General Counsel, effective November 01, 2021. In this role, Morrow will leverage his 20+ years of experience in legal, corporate development and business operations helping high growth technology companies scale, along with…

Convoy Joins The United Nations Global Compact

Seattle, WA — September 16, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, announced today that it has joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, as a participant. With this commitment, Convoy is joining thousands of other companies from around the world in demonstrating its support for…

Announcing the 2021 Haul Stars Awards

If you bought it, a truck brought it.  Throughout the years, this saying has helped remind generations of Americans that trucking is the backbone of this country. As we round into the final stretch of 2021, there perhaps hasn’t been a more significant time to take a moment and thank the professionals who have put…

Convoy Announces Power-Only Freight Service for Private Fleets

Network of more than 300,000 power-only tractors provides unmatched capacity to haul preloaded and empty trailers nationwide SEATTLE, WA — August 17, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, has launched a new power-only service as part of its Convoy Go program, providing private fleets with nationwide capacity to haul their preloaded…

Convoy Grows Downtown Seattle Real Estate Presence by 68% with New Leases in Russell Investments Center

Seattle, WA — August 12, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, today announced that the company has signed agreements to sublease more than 123,000 square feet of office space on three floors of the Russell Investments Center in downtown Seattle. The location will serve as Convoy’s new corporate headquarters. “The future…

Convoy and Flexport Announce Strategic Partnership to Provide End-to-End Digitization for Shippers

World’s largest freight-tech startups link networks, providing seamless, automated shipping experience across land, sea and air SEATTLE, W.A. and SAN FRANCISCO, C.A., June 29, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, and Flexport, the platform for global logistics, announced a long-term, strategic partnership to bring end-to-end shipment automation across land, sea and…

Convoy Adds AWS Vice President Dorothy Li to its Leadership Team as Chief Technology Officer

Seattle, WA — June 24, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, today announced that Dorothy Li has been appointed Chief Technology Officer (CTO), effective June 28, 2021. As CTO, Li will oversee Convoy’s engineering teams and technology strategy, shaping and scaling the company’s innovation and industry-defining technology platforms. Li will report…

EY Announces Dan Lewis of Convoy as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Pacific Northwest Region Award Finalist

Celebrating the 35th class of unstoppable entrepreneurs who transform Pacific Northwest Region and beyond SEATTLE, WA – June 8, 2021 – Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that CEO and co-founder, Dan Lewis of Convoy was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Pacific Northwest Region Award finalist. Now in its 35th year,…

Convoy Integrates Online Truckload Booking Platform with Modern TMS to Give Shippers More Control Over Their Freight

Transportation teams can cut tendering time in half, lower freight costs with automated competitive bidding, and award freight to any carrier or broker in their network from one integrated platform SEATTLE, WA — June 8, 2021 — Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, today launched a new online platform that brings together the…