LIVONIA, Mich., April 27, 2009 – Romulus, Mich.-based United Road, one of the largest vehicle logistics providers in the United States, was recently honored by Ford Motor Company and UPS Autogistics with the Carrier of the Year award. United Road CEO Michael Wysocki made the announcement.
The award was announced during the Autogistics annual carrier assembly, which took place on Monday, April 20, 2009 at the Livonia Marriot, and was attended by 150 representatives from the automotive logistics industry. The Carrier of the Year award recognizes superior performance in customer service, adherence to transit requirements, damage-free delivery, advanced information technology and logistic problem solving.
“We are honored to be recognized as Carrier of the Year by Ford Motor Company and UPS Autogistics,” said Wysocki. “Our team of delivery professionals is driven to deliver the very best in vehicle logistic services for all our customers. Our team greatly appreciates the recognition from Ford and UPS.”
Headquartered in Romulus, Michigan, United Road is one of the largest vehicle logistics providers in the United States. With over 1,500 employees and a nationwide network of 1,200 late model vehicle carriers, United Road is the technology leader of the industry via its proprietary web-based, real time OVISS information system. The company operates in the 48 continental United States, Alaska, Canada and Puerto Rico. United Road is also the only SmartWay certified “green” auto carrier in the United States recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency for outstanding environmental practices.