Sunday, April 18, 2010

US Truck Group Get Recognition Of Excellence

Werner Acclaimed in Forbes Trustworthy Listings
Shipping News Feature

US – Werner Enterprises Inc., the Omaha, Nebraska shipping and logistics group, were delighted to announce this week that they received the accolade of appearing in the prestigious 2010 Forbes 100 Most Trustworthy Companies list. The award recognises Werner’s consistent demonstration of solid corporate governance and management coupled with consistently demonstrating transparent and conservative accounting practices.

Over 8,000 companies traded on U.S. exchanges were researched and assigned an accounting and governance risk (AGR) score for the Forbes list. The highest AGR score an organization can receive is a 100. Werner Enterprises received an average AGR score of 99.

"We are very proud to have been recognized by Forbes as one of the most trustworthy companies in the United States,” Greg Werner, Werner Enterprises’ president and CEO said. “This selection reflects very well on our hard-working associates and our Midwestern values. Rest assured that our efforts to maintain a high level of trust and investor confidence will continue."

Werner have been around for over fifty years and has offices in North America, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa and Australia whilst trading across the America’s, Australasia, Europe and Africa and is one of the five largest truckload carriers in the United States.