May 9, 2013 – Fair Lawn, NJ – UltraShipTMS’s LoadFusion transportation optimization software was named a finalist today in the “Transportation Product or Service of the Year” category of the 2013 American Business Awards. As a finalist, UltraShipTMS is guaranteed to win a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie® Award at the new product & technology awards ceremony on Monday, September 16 in San Francisco. The panel of judges recognized the significant value LoadFusion delivers to transportation planners, supporting informed, real-time, strategic transportation decisions and optimizing the cost savings and efficiencies promised by transportation management systems (TMS).
More than 3,200 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others.
Finalists were chosen by more than 140 business professionals nationwide during preliminary judging in April and May. More than 150 members of nine specialized judging committees will determine Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging, to take place May 13 – 24.
UltraShipTMS President, Nick Carretta said, “We’re very proud of this significant accomplishment. The LoadFusion product is truly at the cutting edge of intelligent logistics technologies, and it is a great honor to earn the validation of the American Business Awards judges. This honor is a fitting reward for the UltraShipTMS team who has invested countless hours in development of a truly world-class, industry leading tool.”
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.