Blakeman Transportation is pleased to announce 6 more Brokers have now earned their CTB Certifications. This brings the total of all Dispatchers that now have their Certified Transportation Broker (CTB) certifications to 83%. We want to congratulate all our employee’s that have put in the extra effort to achieve that goal.
Congratulations to the 6 members of the Blakeman Transportation Team in becoming newly TIA CTB Certified. We are proud of the hard work and study you have applied in the time leading up to the test. We are excited as the learning and building process continues. Congratulations!!
At the end of Q2 2019 we had 11 staff members take the TIA certification exam to become a Certified Transportation Broker. We are pleased to announce that all 11 staff members that took the exam are now Certified Transportation Brokers. This brings our company percentage of CTB’s to 64 percent, job well done! Our… Read More »
For Immediate Release Alexandria, VA (July 16, 2019) – Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) has granted 37 logistics professionals the designation of Certified Transportation Brokers (CTB). The CTB allows brokers to differentiate themselves within the marketplace by demonstrating core competencies in three tested sections of: brokerage basics and basic business skills, contracts and pricing, and lastly, the… Read More »
Between July 31st and Aug 3rd, Nadia Martin attended the North American Transportation Management Institutes’ (NATMI) Safety Director Certification program in Dubuque, IA. NATMI provides internationally recognized, university accredited training, and professional certification to truck management professionals. The Certified Director of Safety (CDS) program teaches candidates how to implement and manage a safety program, create… Read More »
The Blakeman Transportation family is proud to acknowledge two of its warriors. SPC Bryce Rees who has been deployed to overseas with the US Amy. From left to right, you have Bryce lounging with his new best friend (he always finds a K-9 buddy no matter where he is… Read More »
20 years ago today Christine Thompson (she was known as Christine Culin back then) joined the very small Blakeman Transportation family. A lot has changed since then, Blakeman has grown. Twenty years is a long time, an amount of time a lot of us cannot even imagine working someplace (except Linda, she knows) but Christine… Read More »
Nadia Martin, CCP (Claims and Carrier Compliance Manager) is the newly elected President of the Transportation & Logistics Council (www.tlcouncil.org). She has served on the board for 6 years starting as an Assistant Director for 2 years, Director for 2 years and Secretary/Treasurer for 2 years. The T&LC is dedicated to serving the interests of… Read More »
Not only did the Texas Rangers beat the New York Yankees, but one of our great employees, Elias (aka Jr.), is a die-hard fan of the Yankees. He swore up and down that there was no way the Rangers would win and if they did, he would even where their jersey for a day. Well,… Read More »
BTI congratulates Candace Woods, a longtime employee, with a promotion to Divisional Operations Manager over our Southeast/Northeast Market. You have shown your strengths and we know this will be a great position for you! We would also like to congratulate one of our newest employees, Jenny Keys, with a promotion to Western Regional Transportation Broker. … Read More »
Nothing better than a good amount of friendly hazing when it comes to birthdays! Happy Birthday to Carlos and Vince and wishing many more. Thank you everyone who helped decorate our longtimers desks!
Several Blakeman employees will be teaming up with our next door neighbors @ Raider Express in helping them raise money for the Andy Mattison Foundation: http://www.andymattisonfoundation.com/) by participating in the Cowtown 5K run / walk on Saturday February 24th. We are expecting a large turnout this year after having 5 people representing Blakeman on Raider’s team… Read More »