Daniels Island Company Named to America’s Largest Sales Forces List
[Charleston] – Total Quality Logistics (TQL), a third party freight brokerage firm located on Fairchild Street on Daniels Island, was recently named to Selling Power Magazine’s 2010 list of the 500 Largest Sales Forces in America.
Each year, the magazine ranks companies according to the estimated number of sales people they employ. There are five categories, including manufacturing, service, insurance, direct-selling, and automotive. TQL, which fell into the service category, was ranked #158 with approximately 675 sales professionals on staff.
Total Quality Logistics, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, opened a satellite sales office in Charleston in September 2010. The office opened with 14 employees and has hired two additional employees since opening. All work as Logistics Account Executives (LAE). Logistics Account Executives serve as the intermediary between companies that need to ship their merchandise across the country and independent trucking companies.
In 2011, TQL is projected to hire 30 people for the Logistics Account Executive position in Charleston. TQL employees are treated to monthly happy-hour parties and raffle drawings; regular team outings and sales incentive contests; annual holiday party; annual President’s Club Trip; and much more.
In addition to its Cincinnati and Charleston locations, TQL has offices in Tampa, Chicago and Charlotte. TQL plans to open a Columbus, OH and Denver, CO office in January of 2011 and at least 2-4 additional offices later in the year. Last year, TQL arranged more than 300,000 shipments for 7,000 clients and posted sales of $523 million. TQL is ranked by Transport Topics as the 6th largest firm in the freight brokerage industry.
About Total Quality Logistics (www.TQL.com)
Total Quality Logistics is the nation’s 6th largest freight brokerage firm. For the past 13 years, the company has arranged the full truckload transportation for thousands of clients nationwide and has built a reputation for its integrity, reliability and unmatched customer service standards. TQL strives to be the most trusted and reliable freight brokerage in the logistics industry and has been consistently recognized for this commitment. TQL was recently named a “Top Workplace” in Cincinnati and has earned many accolades both nationally and locally for its outstanding business practices and performance. To learn more about Total Quality Logistics and its available positions, visit www.TQLJobs.com.
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