OOIDA member Charlie Northcutt honored

| 7/20/2005

Northcutt Trucking based in Ohio has been awarded “Carrier of the Year” for 2004 by customer, C.H. Robinson, the Minnesota-based third party logistics company. The Cleveland office of C.H. Robinson chose five recipients to honor with the 2004 award.

“We are honored to have been chosen as a Carrier of the Year by C.H. Robinson,” said Charlie Northcutt, president of Northcutt Trucking and OOIDA member. “Being a small business owner, I certainly understand the relationship between providing great customer service and my bottom line. I strive to treat my customers and employees like family … It is very rewarding to be honored in this way by a customer.”

“Northcutt Trucking has shown great dedication to both C.H. Robinson and our customers and should be used as a model for all carriers,” said Steve Rozman, a C.H. Robinson spokesman. “We sincerely appreciate the consistent and reliable approach of their people and recognize that their hard work is the foundation of success for both our companies. We look forward to our continued alliance with Northcutt Trucking and are pleased to honor them as a top carrier for 2004.”

Northcutt Trucking is a national trucking company headquartered in Elyria, OH. Founded in 1997 by trucking industry veteran, Charlie Northcutt, Northcutt Trucking offers 53-foot dry van trailers and specializes in dry freight. Northcutt Trucking provides transportation solutions nationally and partners with its customers to help ensure their success with every load. Northcutt Trucking understands that their customers depend on them to safely transport their products on time and on budget – and Northcutt Trucking delivers.

Founded in 1905, C.H. Robinson is one of North America’s largest third party logistics companies with operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Europe and Asia.