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Echo Global Logistics Congratulates Winners of 2023 LTL Carrier of the Year Awards

At Echo Global Logistics, our carriers demonstrate a dedication to high quality when it comes to delivering top service. Though carriers face various obstacles in the transportation and supply chain industry, our partners continue to provide exemplary service, meet tight delivery dates on time, and work through market fluctuation challenges to keep the freight moving. We appreciate all of these dedicated professionals for their outstanding service, commitment, and performance for both Echo’s clients and employees. To express our appreciation, we’d like to recognize a few of our standout carriers for our annual LTL Carrier of the Year awards.

Since 2008, Echo has been recognizing LTL carriers based on the outstanding service and value they provide to our shippers. Our winners have exceled in delivering high levels of customer satisfaction and demonstrating a strong value proposition resulting in strong growth within our network. We recognize winners that serve regional markets as well as the national market.

Congratulations to Echo Global Logistics’ 2023 LTL Carrier of the Year award winners:

National Carrier of the Year 

Estes Express 

Regional Carrier of the Year

A. Duie Pyle 

Platinum Awards

Southeastern Freight Lines 

Pitt Ohio 

Sutton Transport 

Roadrunner Freight 

Here’s what our honored carriers had to say:

“It’s a tremendous honor to be recognized as LTL Carrier of the Year by Echo Global Logistics. Going the extra mile for our customers is our top priority. That’s why we are so grateful for our relationship with Echo, and the way its incredible team has supported us in our mission to keep America’s freight moving.”

  • Webb Estes, President and COO, Estes Express

“We highly value our partnership with Echo and feel honored to receive recognition for our investments, dedication, and the hard work of our 4,100 team members in providing exceptional service to Echo Global Logistics and its customers. This award emphasizes our steadfast commitment to delivering top-quality service to all our customers and reaffirms our dedication to consistently exceeding expectations through ongoing investments in our people, infrastructure, technology, and equipment.”

  • John Luciani, COO of LTL Solutions, A. Duie Pyle

“Southeastern Freight Lines is honored to receive Echo’s Platinum Carrier Award for 2023. Echo stands out as a 3PL partner of choice by providing great communication, technology, and customer support. Echo associates are a pleasure to work with and collaborate with us in a way that sets all parties up for success. We appreciate Echo’s unwavering commitment and support, and we look forward to continuing to grow our partnership for many years to come.”

  • Mike Redden, VP of National Accounts & Taylor Humphrey, National Account Manager, Southeastern Freight Lines

“Echo works strategically with Pitt Ohio to create triple wins for the shipper, carrier, and 3PL. We are able to profitably grow our business by working with Echo. The Echo LTL team is a pleasure to work with. They are intent on building strategic relationships.”

  • Geoff Muessig, CMO and EVP, Pitt Ohio

“Echo Global Logistics has been a valued 3PL partner of choice throughout Roadrunner’s continued brand revitalization and development of our Smart Network. Their best-in-class technology and expertise properly align Roadrunner and their customers with our metro-to-metro market strategy. Echo trusts Roadrunner to be an instrumental part of their solutions offerings to their wide reach of LTL shippers.”

  • Lori Blaney, SVP Sales, Roadrunner Freight

Although we only named a handful of our LTL carriers for this award, we’re proud to foster dependable relationships with each and every company we work with. Echo is dedicated to developing advanced solutions to complex problems through our investments in technology, a tool that allows us to provide resources and support for our carriers on and off the road. Together, we can all work to simplify transportation management.

For more information about how Echo can help you with your transportation needs, or to learn more about our industry-leading technology such as our EchoDrive and EchoShip solutions, contact an Echo representative today at 800-354-7993 or

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