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Austin Business Journal Announces uShip’s New Key Hires

Austin Business Journal Announces uShip’s New Key Hires

Rick Wittenbraker and Timur Eligulashvili are making waves as our latest executive hires at uShip World Headquarters. These two rock stars recently made it to the Austin Business Journal’s People On The Move section. Read on to find out how they’ll be helping uShip grow.

Three-Peat! uShip Named Top Austin Workplace for Third Straight Year

Three-Peat! uShip Named Top Austin Workplace for Third Straight Year

The Austin American-Statesman’s annual Top Workplaces list has been announced — and uShip ranks No. 10 in the small business category, the third straight year we’ve made this illustrious local ledger.  uShip ranked No. 12 last year and No. 15 in 2010. A third-party survey of uShip’s full-time employees shows strong…Read more

uShip Providing Free Shipping in eBay Motors’ New Car Sale Promo

uShip Providing Free Shipping in eBay Motors’ New Car Sale Promo

From October 18-21, 20 cars, trucks, SUVs are up for sale on eBay Motors, as part of its ‘Drop, Drop & Shop’ New Car Sale promotion.  To sweeten the deal for buyers, uShip has teamed up with eBay Motors to provide buyers with free vehicle shipping within the contiguous 48 states. Here’s how the…Read more

Report: Jerome the Gnome of Shipping Wars Fame is Dead

Report: Jerome the Gnome of Shipping Wars Fame is Dead

It is with a heavy heart that we post this next story: Jerome the Gnome is dead.  The enormous 18′ tall gnome quickly rose to fame in early 2012 as the eye-catching and slightly-creepy centerpiece icon of the A&E reality show Shipping Wars, which features uShip. But when his contract…Read more

uShip’s Chasen Honored as Best CEO of 2012

uShip’s Chasen Honored as Best CEO of 2012

Thursday night in downtown Austin, uShip CEO and Founder Matt Chasen was named Best CEO of 2012 in the Small Company Category.  Matt was among six CEOs honored during the Austin Business Journal‘s second annual 2012 Best CEO Awards party. Thursday’s private event was the culmination of a months-long process steered by…Read more

CIO Magazine: 8 Tips to Increase IT Worker Retention [featuring uShip]

CIO Magazine: 8 Tips to Increase IT Worker Retention [featuring uShip]

Hiring new employees is one thing, but keeping them on board is another.  CIO Magazine recently interviewed uShip CEO Matt Chasen about what the company is doing to increase worker retention. Given the technical nature of CIO, the article tends to focus on IT and developers, but the tips shared…Read more

Transport Topics: Striking Freight Deals Online

Transport Topics: Striking Freight Deals Online

This week, leading industry publication Transport Topics examined electronic freight exchanges and how they differ from traditional load boards.  It’s an interesting piece that gives a balanced perspective and comparison of the two.  uShip, which falls into the electronic load exchange category, was heavily featured in the article, including CEO…Read more

Freight and Logistics Veteran Charles Myers Joins uShip

Freight and Logistics Veteran Charles Myers Joins uShip

On the heels of recently introducing brokered loads into its online spot market freight exchange, uShip is pleased to announce that freight and logistics veteran Charles Myers will oversee the service. Myers, who has spent 35 years in the transport, freight and supply chain industry, has joined uShip as General…Read more

TV Report: Farmers Saving Big on Transport Through uShip

TV Report: Farmers Saving Big on Transport Through uShip

On our way back from the Ritchie Bros. Auction site in Orlando last week, the uShip team had the opportunity to speak with This Week in Louisiana Agriculture for a report on farm transport. Reporter Kristen Oaks describes how with uShip, farmers can easily ship goods and equipment from the seat…Read more

uShip Named to 2010 Inc. 500 List

uShip Named to 2010 Inc. 500 List

For the last 29 years, Inc. Magazine has put out its annual Inc. 500 Fastest-Growing Private Companies list — and today it released the 2010 edition.  New to this year’s list, coming in at No. 378, is uShip.  Naturally we’re thrilled to be a part of this prestigious pack, which…Read more