We’re proud of all we’ve accomplished, but we’re far prouder of the people behind those accomplishments
SHAWNEE, Kan. (PRWEB) October 06, 2020
Tallgrass Freight Co. (TGF) humbly announces another prosperous year in light of global challenges, earning several key accolades for 2020. The awards serve as a testament to the company’s collaborative ecosystem and progressive business model.
In addition to earning spot #7 on the Ingram’s Top 100, Tallgrass was recognized by Inc. 5000 on their Fastest-Growing (#543) and Top Businesses in the Midwest (#34) lists. The company was also spotlighted on the Kansas City Business Journal’s growth charts – securing a spot on both their Fast 50 and Fastest-Growing Logistics Companies lists.
Tallgrass is especially grateful to have received for its second time the Kansas City Business Journal’s coveted and competitive “Best Places to Work” Award. Tallgrass’s endeavors to lead the future of the freight industry is woven into its supportive, inclusive company culture. While innovation and progress fuel their success, people are truly the company’s greatest asset.
“We’re proud of all we’ve accomplished, but we’re far prouder of the people behind those accomplishments,” says co-owner and CEO Damon Anderson, who founded the company in 2012. “Because of the culture we’ve cultivated since day one, we’ve stayed true to our mission of building a company of like-minded individuals who treat each other the right way.”
Hallmarks of Tallgrass’s culture include its industry-leading freight agent career development, generous compensation and benefits, unparalleled back-office support and sales incentives.
Co-owner and COO David Barnes points to the company’s team of independent freight agents as key catalysts for their 2020 successes. “Our foundation is built on our team. We invest in our people and we celebrate each win,” says Barnes. “Nothing can replace the trust and camaraderie that’s baked into everything we do. We work hard, play hard and have created an environment where people look forward to waking up and being part of this team each day.”
About Tallgrass Freight Co.: A full-service logistics solutions provider since 2012, Tallgrass Freight offers a wide range of transportation and logistics services to small and mid-sized companies. Services include less than truckload (LTL) shipping, full truckload (FTL) shipping, flatbed services, intermodal services and more. The company’s top-notch carrier relationships and service-first culture ensures customers have the truck they need when they need it. Headquartered outside Kansas City, with offices in Scottsdale, AZ, Chattanooga, TN, and agents from coast to coast, Tallgrass Freight is a destination company for top-tier agents who want to thrive. Its network of ambitious independent freight agents find freedom and support, enjoying the perks of being their own boss, plus the joys of being part of a team. Learn more at TallgrassFreight.com