PLP Makes the 2016 Inc 5000

Inc. Magazine Unveils 35th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000

Ranked #114 in Georgia
ranked 107 in Metro Atlanta
Ranked #1 in Johns Creek

with Three-Year Sales Growth of 130%

NEW YORK, August 17, 2016 – Inc. magazine today ranked PREMIER LOGISTICS PARTNERS LLC NO. 2700 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. the list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.

The 2016 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 23) is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 433%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $200 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 640,000 jobs over the past three years, or about 8% of all jobs created in the entire economy during that period. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 18 through 20, in San Antonio, TX. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as best-selling author and strategist Tony Robbins, SoulCycle co-founders Elizabeth Cutler and Julie Rice, Cornerstone OnDemand founder, president and CEO Adam Miller, Marvell Technology Group director and co-founder Weili Dai, and New Belgium Brewing co-founder and executive chair Kim Jordan.

PLP is a 3PL logistics business launched in late 2011, and has implemented a business model that provides transportation management services for manufacturers and distributors across multiple industries. Those services simplify and streamline many of the internal logistics processes that bog down operations and distribution, while at the same time reducing their overall shipping costs. They are able to accomplish this through their industry expertise, and services which include freight bill audit, a uniquely effective carrier RFP process, reporting and technology via their web-based transportation system (TMS) and bringing best practices to their shipper customers. PLP’s core business has been procuring, negotiating, and managing less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping, but is expanding its full truckload, volume and specialized services.

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