ELITE CEO Named 2019 Food Logistics Champion

PITTSBURGH, PA—March 19, 2019 — Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Michael Johnson to its 2019 Food Logistics Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain award. It is Mr. Johnson’s second time receiving the award.

The Food Logistics Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain recognizes influential individuals in the industry, like Mr. Johnson, whose achievements, hard work, and vision have shaped improvements in safety, efficiency, productivity and innovation through the global food supply chain.

Being named a Food Logistics Champion is a great personal honor. From day one, the vision for ELITE has been to lead the change that has long been necessary in the industry,” said Mr. Johnson. “This award affirms that hard the entire ELITE team has done to fulfill that mission. Together we have embraced a vision for the future of the freight management industry; together we will lead the future of the freight management industry.”

From early pioneers and entrepreneurs to visionary thinkers and executive standouts, this award aims to honor leaders like Mr. Johnson and their contributions to the industry.

Our 2019 Food Logistics Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain reflects the expanding diversity that is emerging in our industry, both in terms of demographics and talent,” remarks Lara L. Sowinski, Editorial Director at Food Logistics. “The combination of experience and wisdom complemented with a new generation of professionals is resulting in a food and beverage supply chain that is in sync with consumers’ demands while simultaneously adept and staying ahead of the logistical requirements.”

Recipients of this year’s 2019 Food Logistics Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain award will be profiled in the March 2019 issue of Food Logistics, as well as online at www.foodlogistics.com.

About Elite Transit Solutions (ELITE)

ELITE is a third-party logistics (3PL) company that services the freight management industry. Clients include food and beverage, OEM, industrial, and chemical companies. The company has twice been honored on the Inc. 5000 list (2017, 2018) as one of America’s fastest-growing companies and has received numerous additional awards such as SDCE Pro’s To Know, Best In Biz, Pittsburgh Business Times’ Fast 50, and Auburn University’s Top Tigers. To learn more about Elite Transit Solutions, visit elitetransit.com, e-mail info@elitetransit.com, or call (878) 999-2880.

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