The 2021 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.
Nominate an Article Here:
Awards will be given for articles covering the following categories:
Every day, our articles are read by an audience of over 49,000 people on our site and newsletter. We use our machine intelligence and social media, bolstered by our editorial team, to curate this content.
But as 2021 comes to an end, 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 49,000 readers. Cast your vote and let us know what you like to see!
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.
PROCESS AND TIMING
Submitting content for consideration
Articles must have been published between October 13th, 2020 and October 11th, 2021 to be eligible.
Nominations are open until October 11th, 5pm Pacific Time. 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 15th. Once finalists are announced, we will open up voting to our readers. Voting ends on November 29th. Winners will be announced on December 8th.
Meet our expert panel of judges!
CEO, The Robinson Agency
Adam Robinson is the founder and CEO of The Robinson Agency, a marketing and advertising agency enabling supply chain companies to increase brand awareness, generate leads, increase website traffic, and grow their business. The Robinson Agency is proud to call many of the leading supply chain technology and service providers as clients. 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" and "STACKD," a logistics technology podcast. 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 as well as growing FreightWaves SONAR customer base by more than 400% using digital marketing in under one year.
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.
Founder and Podcast Host, The Logistics of Logistics
Joe Lynch is the Founder and Host of The Logistics of Logistics podcast. He interviews industry leaders from 3rd party logistics, technology and supply chain companies.
Joe advises 3rd party logistics providers on growth. Joe also helps large shippers select, measure, and manage their 3PLs. Prior to starting The Logistics of Logistics, Joe served as the General Manager and Chief Operating Officer for a non-asset based 3PL. Earlier in his career, he led a supply chain consultancy, which focused on the automotive sector. His consulting engagements included: value stream mapping, supply chain optimization, lean product development, module manufacturing strategy, and quality improvement.
Joe began his career as an automotive design engineer and eventually rose to program launch manager for Jeeps built in Thailand and China. Joe earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Cleary University and a Master of Arts in Education from the University of Michigan. Make sure to check out The Logistics of Logistics site!