BELLEVUE, Wash., May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Logistics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: RLGT), a domestic and international logistics services company, today announced the further expansion of its Distribution By Air ("DBA") network with a new location in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Charlotte facility will leverage Radiant's robust technology platform and global network to provide a comprehensive level of domestic and international freight forwarding and logistics services.
With over 25 years in combined experience, Martin Worre and Jessica Culbertson will lead DBA-Charlotte servicing a diversified base of domestic and international customers. "We are very excited to be joining Radiant and the DBA network," said Mr. Worre."As a group, the Radiant/DBA team has a real appreciation for the needs of the local owner/entrepreneur and a clear and achievable plan for building a world class logistics organization. The platform, in terms of people, process, technology and network is unique in the marketplace and represented a compelling opportunity for us. We are looking forward to leveraging our own strengths along with the capabilities of the Radiant network to bring additional value to our customers while enjoying the benefits of participating in an organization that, through its status as a public company, gives us the ability to work as shareholders and participate in the value that we help create. This is an exciting new dynamic for us and we are looking forward to flying the Radiant/DBA flag here in Charlotte."
Radiant's Chairman and CEO, Bohn Crain, remarked: "We are very excited to have Martin and Jessica join our organization as I am confident that they will have an immediate positive impact to our organization which continues to grow in size and strength. We remain bullish on our opportunity for continued organic growth available through the expansion of our agent-based operations as people look to align themselves with a strong partner in this difficult market environment and believe we remain uniquely positioned to bring value to our network participants: (1) leveraging our status as a public company to provide our partners with an opportunity to share in the value that they help create, (2) providing a robust platform in terms of people, process and technology which is translating into better purchasing power with our vendors and more sophisticated e-business solutions for our customers and (3) offering a unique opportunity in terms of succession planning and liquidity for our station owners."
About Distribution By Air Distribution By Air ( www.dbaco.com), founded in 1981, is a member of the Radiant family of companies and provides worldwide transportation and logistics services through a network of over 100 company-owned and exclusive agent offices across North America. The company services a diversified account base that includes manufacturers, distributors and government agencies, using a network of independent carriers and international agents positioned strategically around the world. To learn more about how to join the DBA network please contact Dan Stegemoller at (425) 462-1094 x516.About Radiant Logistics (NYSE MKT: RLGT) Radiant Logistics ( www.RadiantDelivers.com) is a non-asset based transportation and logistics company providing domestic and international freight forwarding and fulfillment services through a network of company-owned and exclusive agent offices across North America supporting a diversified account base including manufacturers, distributors and retailers using a network of independent carriers and international agents positioned strategically around the world. This press release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, regarding future operating performance, events, trends and plans. We have based these forward-looking statements on our current expectations and projections about future events. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees and are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and assumptions about us that may that may cause our actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. While it is impossible to identify all of the factors that may cause our actual operating performance, events, trends or plans to differ materially from those set forth in such forward looking statements, we have identified certain of the more salient risk factors in our filings with Securities and Exchange Commission and other public documents and press releases which can be found on our web-site ( www.RadiantDelivers.com). Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on our forward-looking statements, as they speak only as of the date made. Such statements are not guarantees of future performance or events and we undertake no obligation to disclose any revision to these forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date hereof. SOURCE Radiant Logistics, Inc.