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Pilot Freight Services Announces Evolution of Senior Leadership

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LIMA, Pa.—June 19, 2017— Pilot Freight Services (Pilot), a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, today announced the promotion of Gordon Branov, a 20-year Pilot veteran, to chief executive officer, and John Hill to president after 23 years with the company. Richard Phillips, who has served as chief executive officer for 10 years, will move into the role of chairman of the board, and Lou Cortese, former president, will retire after more than 30 years of service.

These changes, effective July 1, bring forth a lineup of Pilot leaders who have helped the company achieve decades of continuous growth and have the experience, drive, and leadership skills to maintain Pilot’s success.

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Pilot Freight Services Strengthens Acquisition Strategy with Addition of Vice President of Corporate Development

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LIMA, Pa.—May 15, 2017— Pilot Freight Services (Pilot), a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, today announced that Todd Soiefer will serve as Vice President of Corporate Development, with an emphasis on acquisition strategy.

In October, Pilot secured a controlling investment from ATL Partners, a leading aerospace, transportation, and logistics-focused private equity firm, and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (“bcIMC”), one of Canada’s largest institutional investors. The investment from ATL and bcIMC allotted Pilot the resources to pursue sophisticated opportunities, expanding its role as a best-in-class service provider. The addition of Soiefer to the Pilot team marks the next step in Pilot’s global evolution, positioning Pilot to continue international growth through both acquisition and the development of its existing stations, while adding to its current stable of products and services.

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Pilot Freight Services Announces Record-Setting 2016 Revenue

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LIMA, Pa.—February 14, 2017— Pilot Freight Services (Pilot), a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, announced today that it closed 2016 with record revenue of $591.3 million, a 4.5 percent increase from its 2015 revenue of $565 million.

“Pilot’s record-breaking milestones in 2016 were driven by a booming e-commerce/home delivery business and founded upon a diverse breadth of clients. That, along with our people, technology and expertise in optimizing ground, air and ocean capacity, allowed us to achieve historic success,” says Richard Phillips, chief executive officer of Pilot Freight Services.

The company handled a record 1.6 million shipments in 2016, an increase of 16.1 percent over the prior year. This accomplishment is a testament to Pilot’s investment in IT amidst a technology-driven industry, and its meticulous upkeep of driver and staff training.

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Corporate Information Of Pilot Freight Services

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Pilot Freight Services is a full-service global transportation and logistics company with over 75 locations throughout North America, a western European operations and administration office in Amsterdam and a worldwide network of overseas partners. For you, that translates into global coverage 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Which means not only can we move your freight anywhere in the world, we can deliver the expertise and customized services that help your business run more effectively and efficiently than you ever thought possible.

After all, we’re not just shipping freight, we’re Piloting Business.

Established in 1970, Pilot Freight Services is the largest privately held U.S. freight forwarder operating today

Our remarkable history of stability, growth, and quality, coupled with a presence in more than 190 major markets worldwide, has fostered long-term partnerships with many multi-national companies. We continue developing such alliances by remaining flexible and responsive to customers’ ever-changing needs and by providing an unprecedented standard of service and quality.

Our Corporate Office in Lima, Pa has attained ISO 9001 registration. This reflects our commitment to operate at the highest standards for quality management systems as designated by the International Organization for Standardization.

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Pilot Freight Services
Corporate Office
314 North Middletown Road
Lima, PA 19037
(610) 891-8100
1-800-HI-PILOT