The 2020 Logistics Brief MVP Awards!

Logistics Brief brings together the best content from hundreds of industry thought-leaders. These awards will recognize the Most Valuable Posts as judged by our readers, award committee, and our machine intelligence and social media. We will recognize the posts that provide the highest value to industry professionals - useful and actionable information, that is tactical or strategic in nature, providing either long-term or short-term value.

Check out the 2020 MVP Award Winner Acceptance Speech Compilation:



Awards will be given for articles covering the following categories. Click on the categories below to view the winners!

Audience Size

Every day, our articles are read by an audience of over 42,000 people on our site and newsletter. We use our machine intelligence and social media, bolstered by our editorial team, to curate this content.

But 2020 is coming to an end and we want to know: of all of our articles, which are the best of the best? Our machine intelligence, social media, and editors can get us close. But we want that extra special touch that comes from beloved reader feedback.

You can represent these 42,000 readers. Cast your vote and let us know what you like to see!

Judging Criteria

We're judging posts that we see to provide the highest value to industry professionals. Does your article include useful and actionable information? Is it tactical or strategic? Does it provide short- or long-term value? Those are the types of questions our judges will be asking themselves.


Submitting content for consideration

Articles must have been published between October 18th, 2019 and October 13th, 2020 to be eligible.

Nominations are open until October 13th. After that, our panel of judges will review the nominations and narrow them down to a list of finalists for each category.


Finalists will be announced on November 11th. Once finalists are announced, we will open up voting to our readers. Voting ends on November 23rd. Winners will be announced on December 4th.

Program Committee

Meet our expert panel of judges!

Adam Robinson

Vice President, Product Marketing SONAR at FreightWaves

Adam has worked in the field of digitizing business, marketing, and sales processing since his first job out of college at a start-up where he provided self-employed and small business entities with affordable health benefits and didn't look back in his career. Adam took his knowledge from helping companies achieve their goals via digital marketing to the logistics and freight industry in 2012 as Director of Marketing for a mid-market 3PL, Cerasis. Adam grew the Cerasis website traffic from 700 visits per month to over 200,000 visits per month built on the back of sustainable search engine optimization traffic. Adam launched some of the first freight video and podcast initiatives with "Talking Freight" and "Fast Freight Five" video series and "The Freight Project Podcast" where some of the first guests were FreightWaves' very own Craig Fuller, Kevin Hill, and Timothy Dooner. Adam was instrumental in helping Cerasis grow from a $45 Million company in 2012 to a $200 Million company by 2020 when GlobalTranz acquired Cerasis in January.

Cathy Morrow Roberson

Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC.

Based in Atlanta, Logistics Trends & Insights aims to cut through the content noise and provide customized logistics research and consulting services. Founder and Head Analyst Cathy Morrow Roberson has more than 15 years of experience in the logistics market, including 10 years with UPS Supply Chain and several years with specialized consulting firms. In addition to being quoted in numerous publications, Roberson has published numerous articles in various business and logistics publications.

Joe Lynch

Founder and Podcast Host, The Logistics of Logistics

Joe is the host of The Logistics of Logistics podcast, which is consistently one of the top ranked logistics podcasts. The podcast is dedicated to exploring how things get places and the people who get them there. Joe talks with logistics, transportation and supply chain industry leaders about innovation, technology, trends, and the future of freight. In addition to the podcast, Joe also works closely with supply chain companies (shippers) and 3PLs. He advises shippers on selecting and managing their logistics partners. Joe also helps logistics providers grow their sales. Make sure to check out The Logistics of Logistics site!