Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, has been named to the InformationWeek 500 list that recognizes leaders in innovative business technology. Werner earned the selection for its strategies, initiatives, investments and administrative practices at the core of business technology innovation.
The award was announced at the 2012 InformationWeek Conference and Awards Gala in September at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, Calif.
A panel of editors from InformationWeek determines the list of 500 based on points earned from the application process and achievements as outlined in essays submitted. Those companies on the list must demonstrate a pattern of technological, procedural and organizational innovation. Organizations with $250 million or more in annual revenue are invited to participate. Additional details on the InformationWeek 500 can be found on the InformationWeek website.
InformationWeek provides business technology executives with unique perspectives, leading market research and innovative tools. It serves as the anchor brand for a magazine, website, reports, analytics and research.Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is a premier transportation and logistics company, with coverage throughout North America, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa and Australia. Werner maintains its global headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska and maintains offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Australia. Werner is among the five largest truckload carriers in the United States, with a diversified portfolio of transportation services that includes dedicated van, temperature-controlled and flatbed; medium-to-long-haul, regional and local van; and expedited services. Werner's Value Added Services portfolio includes freight management, truck brokerage, intermodal, and international services. International services are provided through Werner’s domestic and global subsidiary companies and include ocean, air and ground transportation; freight forwarding; and customs brokerage. Werner Enterprises, Inc.’s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Global Select Market SM under the symbol “WERN”. For further information about Werner, visit the Company’s website at www.werner.com.