Tampa – Total Quality Logistics (TQL) has been named a finalist in the 2013 Best Places to Work Awards presented by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. Finalists were chosen based on employee responses to an online survey conducted by an independent, third-party. TQL was evaluated on items such as team effectiveness, trust in senior leaders, feeling valued, manager effectiveness, and compensation and benefits.
“People are everything at TQL. The key to our company’s growth is attracting hard-working, ambitious individuals to this fast-paced, high-growth industry,” said Kerry Byrne, executive vice president. “We do everything we can to support our people with extensive training, industry-leading technology, and rapid career development and leadership opportunities.”
TQL will nearly triple the workforce of its Tampa team in the next three years, adding close to 200 salespeople to its ranks. Interested candidates should visit www.tqljobs.com for more information. The company’s local office opened in September 2010 with just 7 employees. It now employs more than 100.
Tampa is one of TQL’s three sales offices located in the state of Florida. The company also has offices in Orlando and Fort Lauderdale.
TQL arranges the transportation of consumer and industrial goods throughout North America. TQL is hired by companies to manage the truckload transportation process for them, including finding available trucks for particular freight loads, negotiating rates, and ensuring on-time delivery.
About Total Quality Logistics
Total Quality Logistics is the second largest freight brokerage in the nation, with more than $1.3 billion in annual sales. The company, founded in 1997, is privately-held and headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, with 17 additional satellite locations across the nation. TQL was ranked among the nation’s 150 Top Workplaces in 2013 in one of the largest-ever surveys of U.S. companies, with more than 1 million employees participating nationwide. TQL also was named by Inc. Magazine as a leading company for creating American jobs and by Glassdoor as one of the top companies for career opportunities. TQL employs more than 2,000 nationwide.
SOURCE: Submitted by TQL