ELITE Receives 2020 Great Place to Work® Certification

The distinction underscores ELITE’s commitment to a positive workplace culture

July 2020

PITTSBURGH, PA – July 2020 – Elite Transit Solutions (ELITE), a recognized leader in revolutionizing the freight management logistics industry through technology solutions, has been awarded a Great Place to Work® certification for 2020. ELITE previously earned the prestigious designation in both 2017 and 2018. Great Place to Work is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue and increased innovation.

To earn the certification, Great Place to Work evaluated more than 60 elements of ELITE’s team members’ experiences on the job. Rankings are based on employees’ feedback, regardless of their role in the organization. At ELITE, 90% of employees reported they were made to feel welcome when they joined the company, and 87% agree that “I can be myself” at ELITE. Almost 70% of ELITE’s employees say it is a great place to work compared to 59% of employees at a typical U.S.-based company.

Our Great Place to Work certification for 2020 is meaningful because it reflects our unwavering commitment to provide employees with a positive environment and empowerment for professional growth. It is particularly important during the challenging times we’re all facing as a result of the COVID-19 global pandemic,” said Michael D. Johnson, president and CEO of Elite Transit Solutions.

The Great Place to Work findings at ELITE underscore employees’ feelings of empowerment on the job. According to the survey, 83% say they are given the resources and equipment to do their job, and that facilities contribute to a good working environment. 80% of employees agree that “people here are given a lot of responsibility.”

As a company that has experienced explosive growth during the past several years in a highly competitive industry, we’ve made a significant effort to create a ‘great place to work’ culture. When our team thrives, both our employees and our clients win,” added Johnson.

“We congratulate Elite Transit Solutions on its 2020 certification,” said Sarah Lewis-Kulin, Vice President of Best Workplace List Research at Great Place to Work®. Organizations like ELITE show that earning your employees’ trust creates great workplace cultures and plays a key role in delivering outstanding business results.

For more information, visit ELITE’s certification profile on Great Place to Work®.

About Great Place to Work®:

Great Place to Work®, headquartered in Oakland, California, is a global people analytics and consulting firm that helps companies of all sizes produce better business results by focusing on the work experience for every employee —our research shows there’s a clear and direct relationship between employee engagement and financial performance. Over the past 25 years, we have captured the views of more than 100 million employees globally, helping organizations around the world identify and build high-trust, high-performance cultures. Through our certification programs, we recognize outstanding workplaces and produce Fortune’s annual list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as a variety of other Best Workplace rankings in the United States and in more than 60 other countries. Everything we do is driven by our mission: to build a better world by helping every organization become a Great Place to Work for All by the year 2030. Follow Great Place to Work online at www.greatplacetowork.com and on Twitter at @GPTW_US.

About Elite Transit Solutions (ELITE)

Founded in Pittsburgh, PA, in 2013, Elite Transit Solutions (ELITE) is a recognized third-party logistics (3PL) leader in revolutionizing the freight management logistics industry. ELITE delivers innovative technology solutions that minimize waste, while elevating service and value for customers in food and beverage, OEM, industrial, and chemical companies. The company has been honored on the Inc. 5000 list (2018, 2017) as one of America’s fastest-growing companies, and has received numerous additional industry awards such as Food Logistics’ Rock Stars and Top Green Providers, Best In Biz, and the Pittsburgh Business Times’ Fastest Growing Companies. Visit elitetransit.com, e-mail info@elitetransit.com, or call (878) 999-2880.