http://www.georgiafreight.com is a web-based tool to connect shippers and carriers together that are based in Georgia. With marketing support from GA's Center of Innovation for Logistics, http://www.georgialogistics.com, efreightsolutions.com is using the internet to expose their marketplace platform technologies to assist the logistics industry in GA.
Spencer Askew, CEO of efreightsolutions.com, describes the vision of this new innovation technology that he, Page Siplon, Executive Director for COILogistics, and Sandy Lake, COI Logistics had in laying the foundation for http://www.georgiafreight.com.
Part 1 of a multi-part series with Ed Crowell from GMTA
Page Siplon, Executive Director for Centers of Innovation for Logistics, sits down with Ed Crowell, President and CEO of Georgia Motor Truckers Association, to discuss shortage of drivers expected in the coming years (otherwise known as job opportunities) and how Washington, D.C. politicians and policy makers struggle with designing policies that can positively impact the trucking and logistics industry.
Page Siplon, Executive Director of Georgia's Center of Innovation for Logistics, talks about new security technologies being implemented to protect the ports in Georgia.
Yes, wasps (as in those that sting) may replace sniffing dogs.
Page Siplon, Executive Director of Georgia's Center of Innovation, sits down with GALGX to summarize the success of his group's 2010 Georgia Logistics Summit in Atlanta, GA. Attendance doubled to 800+ and the theme was about throttling Georgia's competitiveness in logistics through industry collaboration, job creation and innovative technology.
One of Georgia's secret weapons to supporting one of Georgia's strategic industries is Governor Sonny Perdue. Gov. Perdue owns a logistics company and thus understands the industry. http://gov.georgia.gov
For the full 2010 Report and presentation info from the conference, go to: http://report.georgialogistics.org