Agent For Mode Transportation Wins WEConnect Canada Award

DALLAS, Dec. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - On Monday November 12(th), Morai Logistics Inc., 
an Independent Business Owner of Mode Transportation, was one of nine 
recipients to receive the "Doing Business International Award 2012" from 
WEConnect Canada.  This award was based on business volume as a Female-Owned 
minority supplier with a major North American corporation. 
This special award was presented to members who gained business through their 
WEConnect certification.  Their success stories are recognized in this year's 
"Done Deal" Awards.  The Doing Business International Award 2012 celebrates 
WEConnect Canada certified firms that have achieved business success by 
selling to large corporations or other WBEs (Women Minority Businesses) in the 
past year. 
Todd Thompson, Senior Vice President of Mode Transportation said, "We are all 
very excited for Kelli Saunders and her entire team.  They have done a great 
job of providing outstanding intermodal, truckload, and LTL services to a wide 
range of customers throughout North America.  Her hard work in achieving this 
award along with receiving her Female-Owned Certification is something that 
makes all of us very proud." 
WEConnect Canada is part of a global certification initiative that is opening 
doors to supply chains for women business enterprises and helping corporations 
tap into innovative vendors.  It also provides opportunities for women 
entrepreneurs to participate in education, training and mentoring programs 
that help them connect with procurement officers of top corporations and with 
other certified firms to enhance their bidding capacities on large contracts.  
Founding members include:  Accenture, Alcatel-Lucent, BMO Financial Group, 
Cisco, Ernst & Young, IBM, Manpower, Staples and Wal-Mart.  For more 
information, visit 
ABOUT MODE TRANSPORTATION: Mode Transportation is an asset-light based 
third-party logistics company focused on delivering truck brokerage, 
less-than-truckload, intermodal and international services. Mode 
Transportation encompasses a vast network of operation centers across North 
America to meet our customers' needs. Mode Transportation is headquartered in 
Dallas and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hub Group. For more information, 
Elena Izakson, Hub Group, Inc., +1-630-795-2202, 
SOURCE: Mode Transportation 
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