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Werner Enterprises' President and COO to Present at 3PL Summit
Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Werner Enterprises' President and COO to Present at 3PL Summit17:21 EDT Tuesday, June 04, 2013
OMAHA, Neb. (Business Wire) -- Werner Enterprises' (NASDAQ: WERN) President and COO Derek Leathers will present before a panel at the eyefortransport 3PL Summit on June 19, 2013, in Chicago, Ill.
The panel will be moderated by Todd Fowler, director of transportation and logistics for KeyBanc. Others companies represented on the panel include Con-way Multimodal and CSX. Current topics in the transportation industry to be explored include prices, capacity, regulations and future trends.
“It is crucial that we share dialogue regarding the big issues challenging the transportation industry and I look forward to examining those issues further with the members of the panel,” said Leathers. “As the industry's landscape continues to change, we have to consider how those changes affect customer needs and how the industry must adapt to effectively meet those needs.”
The 11th Annual 3PL Summit will focus on the threats, opportunities and game changers of 2013 and beyond. This event will bring together over 500 senior decision-makers from across the supply chain and logistics industry, including over 200 senior executives from shipper customers.
Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is a premier transportation and logistics company, with coverage throughout North America, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa and Australia. Werner maintains its global headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska and maintains offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Australia. Werner is among the five largest truckload carriers in the United States, with a diversified portfolio of transportation services that includes dedicated van, temperature-controlled and flatbed; medium-to-long-haul, regional and local van; and expedited services. Werner's Value Added Services portfolio includes freight management, truck brokerage, intermodal, and international services. International services are provided through Werner's domestic and global subsidiary companies and include ocean, air and ground transportation; freight forwarding; and customs brokerage.
Werner Enterprises, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Global Select MarketSM under the symbol “WERN”. For further information about Werner, visit the Company's website at www.werner.com.
Werner Enterprises, Inc.
Fred Thayer, 402-895-6640 ext. 2065
Director of Corporate Communications