Ascent Global Logistics
Chief Commercial Officer
At Ascent, we solve supply chain and logistics challenges for thousands of customers worldwide. With over $2.5 billion in revenue and a growing team of 1,000+ industry experts in 20+ locations across North America, we are a recognized supplier of the year for multiple Fortune 500 companies and a partner to thousands of small and medium-sized businesses. Ranked among the Top 100 3PLs by Inbound Logistics, our #1 market share in the North American ground and air expedite market has provided the foundation to become the preferred logistics provider to a marquee portfolio of the world’s largest corporations. In addition to our industry-leading air charter and ground expedite solutions, we offer global ocean and air forwarding, customs brokerage, on-board courier, truckload & less-than-truckload brokerage, specialized and managed transportation. For more information, please visit Ascent’s website:
The world of logistics is constantly evolving and shippers are searching for stability in the chaos. As a trusted partner, Ascent goes above and beyond to optimize our customers’ performance and accelerate their growth. We do it by moving faster, moving with precision and moving all over the globe. Whether you are a Fortune 500 company or a small business, our logistics experts build a custom solution to meet your freight needs.
We are committed to providing highly individualized service to ensure the optimal solution, regardless of the challenge or situation. Our team of deeply experienced logistics professionals has the knowledge and dedication that will help customers navigate through supply chain disruptions.
With our transparent approach to service, we keep clients informed and educated while providing them with tools to better plan and manage their businesses through whatever challenges may arise.
Innovation Through Technology
We believe in combining our people’s knowledge with powerful technology to deliver integrated, seamless supply chain solutions. Our PEAK™ competitive freight marketplace provides customers with a multimodal technology platform that connects shippers with over 60K providers across all modes, executing 250K freight moves annually and generating customer savings of $230 million.
This robust tool helps our customers manage activities deeper in their supply chains, offering a live bid board with a customizable dashboard, live tracking, order visibility and advanced analytics. Our next update to PEAK™ will increase the automation of administrative tasks and use advanced data analysis tools to generate valuable insights for customers that use it.
We will continue to innovate our technology and create better intelligence to best serve our customers’ logistics needs, both today and in the future.
Our Biggest Investment — Our People
While technology is critical, our people are Ascent’s differentiator. Our team is uniquely positioned to flawlessly advise and execute the delivery of goods worldwide for our customers. We are continually growing our employee base and, over the next 24 months, are proactively opening new offices across North America to meet our customers’ needs.
We invest in and empower our people, which is why Ascent was voted a Top Workplace 2022 by Detroit Free Press. ‘Ascenters’ are known for their precision, can-do attitude, deep industry knowledge, agility and speed with which they communicate. The very culture at Ascent is one of partnership — both internally, with our customers and our network of best-in-class providers. Let’s elevate the world of logistics together.