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Grand Rapids Company Makes List of Top Freight Brokers

A Grand Rapids-based logistics company recently ranked among the top 100 freight brokerage companies in 2022.

Transportation topics, a logistics and trucking news source, released its ranking of the best companies based on gross revenue in April. Venture Connect, the Grand Rapids-based entity of Venture, placed 79 on the list.

At press time, Venture Connect had $160 million in gross revenue. The company is located at 665 Seward Ave. NW and is the only one from western Michigan to make the list.

TJ Lehnertz, Vice President of Venture Connect, said the achievement reflects the hard work and dedication of the team.

“People are a company’s number one asset,” Lehnertz said. “Our employees care deeply about the success of our customers and our carriers and each other.”

Venture Connect has offices in Indianapolis, Indiana, and Fort Collins, Colorado. Looking ahead, Lehnertz said he expects the company to expand with new locations in other states.

“We are definitely on an aggressive growth strategy, both from a customer growth and operator growth perspective,” he said.

Venture Connect offers full truckload shipping, LTL shipping, rail intermodal, air/shipped, flatbed truck and heavy haul.

The complete list of the best freight brokerage companies is here.