Airforwarders Association FORWARD Magazine, Fall 2018

Member News 56 Forward Magazine Q Fall 2018 Airforwarders Association BTX Global Logistics: 2018 Year in Review 2018 was an exceptional year for BTX Global Logistics. Below are some highlights that we are extremely proud of and wanted to share: • BTX experienced an astounding 35% year-over-year growth and expanded its National Account Program. • In 2018, BTX President & CEO Ross Bacarella was recognized for his leadership skills by Hearst Connecticut Media Group’s Top Workplaces. In addition, BTX was named a Top Workplace for the third consecutive year by Hearst Connecticut Media Group’s Top Workplaces. The Top Workplace results are based on an anonymous survey conducted by an independent, third-party organization. • BTX Global Logistic opened three new regional centers – (BNA) Nashville, Tennessee; (DTW) Detroit, Michigan and (LRD) Laredo, Texas. BTX is expected to open four more regional centers in Q1 of 2019. • E-commerce service offerings were expanded to provide clients with additional customer acquisition services, such as Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Video Engine Optimization (VEO) and App Store Optimization (ASO) in addition to Pay Per Click (PPC) consultation. • Earlier this year, BTX inaugurated its 75,000 square- foot world headquarters in Shelton, Connecticut. The environment-friendly facility was designed to offer BTX staff the best amenities and provide customers with an in-house, specialty e-commerce solutions center. The building boasts high-efficiency lighting and HVAC equipment; over 75 office cubicles with sit-stand desks and dual monitors; 25 private offices; multiple conference rooms; a custom designed kitchen and lounge area; a fitness center and a state-of-the-art warehouse and fulfillment center. • In September of 2018, BTX launched its new company website. It was designed as a tool for customers to use to learn more about BTX’s suite of services, connect with BTX stations, request quotes, and stay on top of Industry and BTX news. Please visit to learn more or subscribe to the BTX Blog. SUBMISSION CONTACT: Ariane K. Rasmussen Marketing & Communications (203) 925-5905, ext. 104