RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY WELCOMES AM TRANS EXPEDITE
October 2nd, 2019, Elgin, IL
AM Trans Expedite, Inc., (“AM Trans”) a wholly owned subsidiary of Fusion Transport LLC of Glen Rock, NJ (“Fusion Transport”), a powerhouse in the logistics industry that brings proprietary capacity and innovative solutions to create an evolutionary logistics network, has expanded into Downtown Elgin. To celebrate the opening of this strategically important office, that will bring ten to fifteen full time employees to the Downtown Elgin, AM Trans along with Dream Solutions, LLC and the Downtown Neighborhood Association hosted an Open House event on October 15th from 4pm to 7pm including a Ribbon Cutting ceremony at 4:30pm at 164 E. Highland Avenue.
The team at AM Trans partnered with Elgin consulting firm, Dream Solutions, who enlisted the assistance and location-specific expertise of the Downtown Neighborhood Association through the planning, site selection, build-out and opening of the office. “We are extremely excited about this satellite office at 164 Highland, as it will provide AM Trans greater access to the high quality, professional talent in the northwest suburbs, allowing us to continue to grow and expand our current capabilities. Dennis and Jennifer made this process seamless and we couldn’t be happier” said Antwaun Howard, National Sales Executive for AM Trans and general manager for the new location. Am Trans is currently hiring Elgin candidates. When presented with the opportunity to work with AM Trans, Dennis Verges of Dream Solutions stated, “With their recent merger and aggressive growth targets, coupled with the expanding vitality of Elgin’s downtown, I could think of no better place to begin the search. Jennifer Fukala of the Downtown Neighborhood Association is an amazing partner to team up with and I look forward to introducing many more firms to the area.”
Jennifer Fukala, Executive Director, Downtown Neighborhood Association added, “We are excited to welcome this growing company to Downtown Elgin and look forward to the enhanced economic vitality that having ten to fifteen new employees working downtown on a daily basis will bring. A company like this could have chosen to locate anywhere in the western suburbs. I appreciate the opportunity to work with them to find the perfect home in Downtown Elgin.“
About AM Trans Expedite, Inc.
Founded in 2002, Am Trans Expedite began as a non-asset transportation broker handling truckload shipment along with LTL, partial, expedited, hotshot and overweight/over dimensional freight with operational facilities in Glenn Rock NJ, Dallas TX, downtown Chicago, Addison IL and Los Angeles. Beginning in 2015, the company evolved to develop a highly successful hybrid model that combines brokered third-party capacity and a growing internal fleet. Approximately half of the company’s revenue now comes from moving freight through its proprietary capacity network. As part of this network, the company operates two cross-dock warehouses in Addison, Illinois. For more information, visit www.goamtrans.com.
About Dream Solutions, LLC
Dream Solutions is an Elgin-based consulting firm focused on Strategic Planning, Financial Management and Executive Leadership with a diverse customer base across many industries, sizes and reach. Dream Solutions is a key spoke in the Dream HUB ecosystem with offices in Dream Hall at 51 S. Grove. Learn more at www.DreamHUBinc.com.