uShip in the Media

Dutch Ambassador’s Visit to uShip’s Texas HQ Highlights Growth in EU

Dutch Ambassador’s Visit to uShip’s Texas HQ Highlights Growth in EU

Last Friday, the uShip team was honored to host Dutch Ambassador Rudolf Bekink at our Austin headquarters. The visit highlights the growth of our European headquarters in Amsterdam and our increasing presence in the European Union. During the visit, uShip VP of Global Business Shawn Bose explained why our Netherlands-based…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

uShip’s Matt Chasen Nominated for Best CEO Award

uShip’s Matt Chasen Nominated for Best CEO Award

uShip Founder Matt Chasen is among a host of fellow Central Texas execs nominated for the Austin Business Journal’s 2012 Best CEO Awards.  The results will be announced at a private, invitation-only event September 27. Chasen has captained the ‘Ship from Day One, and in 2011 — the grading period…Read more

Charitable Deliveries on uShip Show ‘Shipping Wars’ More Than Just Entertainment

Charitable Deliveries on uShip Show ‘Shipping Wars’ More Than Just Entertainment

There’s no shortage of reality shows on TV today, all meant to entertain. But when it comes to A&E’s Shipping Wars and uShip (which is featured on the show), it goes beyond keeping viewers entertained — the combination is actually helping people in need. For example, while watching Shipping Wars…Read more

uShip Makes It Two in a Row at the Greater Austin Business Awards

uShip Makes It Two in a Row at the Greater Austin Business Awards

uShip has been recognized by the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce at the 2012 Greater Austin Business Awards in the Environment category (Medium sized company division), making this the second straight year uShip has taken home glassware in the eco/green category. Joining us in the Environment category were Rackspace (large…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

uShip Seeks Pirate; Named Among Austin’s 2012 Best Places to Work

uShip Seeks Pirate; Named Among Austin’s 2012 Best Places to Work

If the list of openings on uShip.com/Jobs is any indication, we’re GROWING! We’re also thrilled to be named to named among the 2012 Best Places to Work by the Austin Business Journal. A third-party survey of uShip employees places the company among Austin’s top medium-size employers– and as we grow, it’s no…Read more

‘Shipping Wars’ Season 2 Hits This Summer

‘Shipping Wars’ Season 2 Hits This Summer

 A&E has ordered new 26-episode seasons for three of its popular real-life series:  Shipping Wars, Storage Wars and Storage Wars: Texas.   All three will launch this summer.   uShip serves as the backdrop of Shipping Wars which premiered in January to 3 million total viewers. If you haven’t seen Shipping Wars,…Read more

Matt Chasen Discusses uShip’s Growth, JOBS Act Importance (Video)

Matt Chasen Discusses uShip’s Growth, JOBS Act Importance (Video)

While in Washington, D.C., last week attending the JOBS Act Bill Signing Ceremony at the White House (see photo below), uShip CEO Matt Chasen stopped by Journal of Commerce for a quick hello.  Senior Editor Bill Cassidy interviewed Matt on a number of topics, including uShip’s growth, global footprint and…Read more