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August 05, 2015 7:01 AM ET

Air Freight and Logistics

Company Overview of Echo Global Logistics, Inc.

Company Overview

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. provides technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management solutions in the United States. It uses a proprietary technology platform to compile and analyze data from its multi-modal network of motor, rail, and air freight transportation providers for the transportation and logistics needs. The company offers services in various transportation modes, such as truckload, less-than truckload, small parcel, inter-modal, domestic air, and expedited and international transportation services. Its principal transportation management and logistics services include rate negotiation; procurement of transportation; shipment execution and tracking; carrier managemen...

600 West Chicago Avenue

Suite 725

Chicago, IL 60654

United States

Founded in 2005

1,734 Employees

Phone:

800-354-7993

Fax:

888-796-4445

Key Executives for Echo Global Logistics, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 56
Total Annual Compensation: $650.0K
President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
Age: 43
Total Annual Compensation: $325.0K
Chief Commercial Officer
Age: 45
Total Annual Compensation: $325.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. Key Developments

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. announced the appointment of Mr. Waggoner, the Company's Chief Executive Officer and a director, to serve as Chairman of the Board. Samuel K. Skinner, who joined the Board in September 2006 and has served as non-executive Chairman of the Board since February 2007, will retire as Chairman but will remain a member of the Board. Mr. Waggoner has served as CEO of Echo since December 2006 and has served as a member of the Board since February 2008. The Company also announced that the Board has established a lead independent director position and has appointed Bradley A. Keywell to serve in that capacity. Mr. Keywell is a co-founder of Echo and has served on its Board since February 2005. Mr. Keywell serves on the Compensation Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board of Directors.

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. Presents at Macquarie Global Emerging Leaders Corporate Day - New York, Jun-15-2015

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. Presents at Macquarie Global Emerging Leaders Corporate Day - New York, Jun-15-2015 . Venue: Sofitel New York, 45 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036, United States.

Echo Global Logistics, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 12, 2015

Echo Global Logistics, Inc., Annual General Meeting, Jun 12, 2015., at 09:00 Central Standard Time.

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