Echo Global Logistics Named a Best Place to Work in Chicago
Founded in 2005, Echo is a Fortune 1000 company that provides technology-enabled transportation management services. Echo works with more than 50,000 transportation providers to help the world’s biggest shippers as well as SMBs and Fortune 500 companies move goods quickly, securely, and cost-effectively.
As one of Chicago’s early digital successes, Echo has stayed true to its startup roots, combining a work-hard-play-hard culture with cutting-edge innovation. At the company’s 225,000-square-foot
“The combination of startup culture and big-company resources makes Echo one of the best places to build a career in Chicago,” said
Built In Chicago listed many Echo employee benefits, including gym membership discounts, paid volunteer time, beer on tap, company outings, and casual dress, along with more traditional benefits like health insurance plans, 401(k) company match, and paid holidays and sick days. Echo employees note the strong mentorship and wide-ranging opportunities for training and development.
“People are passionate about working at Echo because we create an environment that supports their growth,” said President and Chief Operating Officer
Echo has been recognized as a Top 10 3PL by Inbound Logistics eight years in a row and was ranked #1 for the past two years. Echo was recently named to Food Logistics’ 2018 FL100+ list of top technology providers serving the food and beverage supply chain as well as FreightWaves’ Freight.Tech 25 list, which recognizes the most innovative and disruptive companies in freight. In addition, Echo is a SmartWay Transport Partner, providing fuel-efficient transportation solutions to clients and partners.
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Source: Echo Global Logistics, Inc.