Bolt Express Named Carrier of the Year… Again!

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News Release August 20, 2009 Toledo, Ohio – For the third time in the past 4 years, Bolt Express has received the top honor being named the GPSNet AlliancePro Company of the Year for Highest Year-Over-Year Sales Growth in 2008 over 2007. Bolt was recognized at the 6 Annual Expedite Alliance Conference held by GPSNet Technologies, Inc. in Las Vegas, … Read More

Chad Brown Announced as Bolt Express Director of Operations

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News Release July 31, 2012 Toledo, Ohio – Bolt Express, the nation’s largest privately held expedite carrier, is pleased to announce the addition of Chad Brown as Director of Operations. Mr. Brown comes to Bolt Express from Landstar Supply Chain Solutions where he spent the last 10 years focused on Operations and Carrier Management. “We are very excited to have … Read More

Transportation Logistics International: Bolt Express Profile

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Written By: Alan Dorich July 23, 2012 Ben Bauman, CEO of Bolt Express, considers his company culture to be one of its biggest competitive advantages. The Bolt management team has embraced a servant leadership style that focuses on the growth and development of its employees as a way to ensure an overwhelmingly positive experience for the company’s customers. Bolt Express … Read More

Former President Appointed New Chief Strategy Officer

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News Release July 9, 2012 Toledo, Ohio – Bolt Express recently promoted Chuck King to Chief Strategy Officer. King was formerly the President of Logistics and Truckload, a division of Bolt Express, the largest privately held expedite transportation company in the country. As the CSO, King will be responsible for product development, new services, and acquisition plans for all companies … Read More

Bolt Express Receives Gold Award in Safety

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News Release June 25, 2012 Toledo, Ohio– Bolt Express, the nation’s largest privately held transportation company, has been presented a Gold award from Great West Casualty Company. This award is part of the 2011 National Safety Awards Program. The National Safety Awards program recognizes carriers in similar operations, truckload, and less-than-truckload, with awards based on their year-end preventable accident results. … Read More

Bolt Express Receives Recognition for Continued Growth at Rapid Rate

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News Release September 20, 2011 Toledo, Ohio– Bolt Express has recently been recognized as one of the fastest growing private companies in America by Inc. Magazine. The publication announces annually a list of the top 5000 companies in the country based on a compilation of financial measures. Bolt Express has been ranked #1487 in recognition of an increase in annual … Read More

Bolt Express Supports Finding a Cure

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News Release September 19, 2011 Toledo, Ohio – Bolt Express is proud to announce that we are dedicated to finding a cure, for all women’s cancers! Our employees have come together and will be represented as Team Expedite a Cure at this weekend’s Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in Toledo, Ohio. They will be among over 19000 participants … Read More

Bolt Express Avoids Capacity Crunch with Forward Thinking

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News Release August 15, 2011 Toledo, Ohio – As the transportation industry continues to deal with a shortage in drivers, shippers are starting to feel the pressure. Rates are starting to climb and it is taking more time to find carriers with available capacity. The key contributing factors behind the driver shortage are higher operating costs (insurance, fuel, etc.) and … Read More

Bolt Express Receives Gold Award in Safety

Nancy HummelNews Release

Toledo, Ohio– Bolt Express, one of the fastest growing transportation companies in the industry has been presented with the Gold Award by Great West Casualty Company as part of the 2010 National Safety Awards Program. The National Safety Awards program recognizes carriers in similar operations (truckload and less than truckload) with awards based on their year-end preventable accident results. This … Read More

Bolt Express Acquires Freight Brokerage Company Strike Logistics

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News Release January 5, 2011 Toledo, Ohio – Bolt Express, Ben Bauman (Owner/CEO of Bolt Express) has completed the acquisition of StrikeLogistics and the formation of Bolt Holdings. Bolt Holdings is a shared services model that will provide back office support to Bauman’s two operating groups; Bolt Express and the newly acquired Strike Logistics. With a common commitment to quality … Read More