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Award-Winning Excellence: EASE Receives Recognition at Regional and National Levels

Since our humble beginnings, EASE has grown to become an award-winning company, receiving accolades close to home and across the nation. We celebrate every award with elation and gratitude. They reinforce that we’re achieving our mission to provide unparalleled customer service and our vision to become one of the most innovative companies in logistics.

“EASE prides itself on award-winning excellence and was built on a foundation of making a change,” says Peter Coratola, Jr., president and CEO of EASE Logistics. “The awards are testaments to the hard work that our employees put in every day to make this company better. They are the life force of EASE. Their hard work, ideas, and passion drive us forward every day.”

We are excited to share our most recent recognitions, which include:

Regional Recognition

Columbus Smart 50: The Columbus Smart 50 Awards recognize the top executives of the 50 most visionary companies in the Central Ohio region for their ability to effectively build and lead successful organizations. Peter Coratola, Jr., president and CEO of EASE Logistics, has been on the list for five consecutive years. This year, he received a special Smart 50 Impact Award from the Smart Business Network for making a difference in the logistics industry, the community, and among the EASE employees.

Top 100 Largest Privately Held Companies in Central Ohio (#30): Columbus Business First Magazine publishes its list of the 100 largest privately held companies in Central Ohio each year. The listed companies accumulated more than $85 billion and reported more than 38,000 employees in Central Ohio. We moved up to #30, a 25-spot jump from #55 in 2021.

Fast 50: For the sixth year in a row, EASE has been recognized by Columbus Business First Magazine as one of the 50 fastest-growing companies in Central Ohio. Winning companies are recognized for having the most considerable average annual revenue growth over the last three years.

National Recognition

Inc. 5000 (#2190): For the fifth year in a row, EASE was named to Inc. Magazine’s prestigious “5000 list,” rising 148 spots to #2190 from #2338 the previous year. Ranked by overall revenue growth over three years, the companies included showcase the country’s most successful and fastest-growing privately held companies operating in the current U.S. economy. The 5000 list is widely considered an instantly recognized stamp of approval in the industry.

Inbound Logistics Top 100 3PL: Inbound Logistics editors examine the levels of investment that drive innovative logistics solutions to choose their top 100 3PLs. This year’s class of Top 100 3PLs was selected from a pool of more than 300 providers. The top companies, including EASE, are service providers that offer diverse operational capabilities and experience driving efficiency and operational excellence for today’s demand-driven enterprises. EASE was recognized for investing in the solutions and expertise that empower its customers’ logistics, supply chain, and transportation excellence in 2022.

FourKites Premier Carrier: EASE continues to hold its place on the FourKites Premier Carrier list. This list consists of top-performing carriers, brokers, and third-party logistics providers (3PLs) who achieve the highest visibility-related operational excellence across all modes of transport. FourKites has high standards for who makes the list and EASE has been on it for several years, proving to be one of the best, most reliable 3PLs in the industry.    

Crowley Carrier Award: On August 24, Crowley Logistics visited our operations terminal to present an award to EASE’s Government Operations team for supporting an awarded contract. The group continued this success alongside Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to ensure areas of the U.S. received needed supplies.

For more on what makes EASE a unique business in the logistics landscape, visit our WHY EASE page.