Tag Archives: TIA

The Origin Story

I recently sat down with Russ Caudell and Jeff Lantz to discuss their first 20 years in business and their future together. Here’s what I learned: It all began on January 1, 1997. On this day over 20 years ago, Russ … Continue reading

Breakdown: Hiring Reform Act

Motor Carrier Safety Fitness Determination – Bill 1454 In an effort to ensure safe motor carrier industry practices, the Transportation and Logistics Hiring Reform Act (S.1454) bill has been introduced to the US Senate.  The goal is to establish a … Continue reading

Jeff Lantz Goes to Washington to Attend TIA “Fly-in” Read All About It!

60 TIA members and associates participated in the TIA Washington Fly-in.  We met with 75 Members of Congress to discuss the need for fully funding infrastructure investment, the important safeguards the industry achieved in MAP-21, the next transportation bill, and the importance of the … Continue reading

TIA’s Strategy Voice for Washington, D.C.

As TIA Members, C. L. Services, Inc. is in support of the TIA strategy. As the voice of the third-party logistics industry, TIA will remain the strong, clear voice in Washington, D.C. seeking a comprehensive solution to the issues of … Continue reading

House Passes Transportation Bill

Jeff Lantz, president, spent last week in Washington, DC. Some of his comments: It was with honor that I was able to participate in a historical moment in the transportation industry and actually see and work from behind the scenes … Continue reading

Employee of the Quarter

Congratulations to Joshua Anglin — our Employee of the Quarter for the 1st quarter in 2011.Josh has been with C. L. Services, Inc. for over three years, he’s extremely knowledgeable about the transportation industry, and is presently working on becoming … Continue reading

Convicted and Prison!

It works for us that those who are shady in the transportation brokerage industry get caught. Icing on the cake: they spend time in prison and have to pay restitution. From TIA Logistics Weekly:Three Men Sentenced For Fraudulent Broker Scheme … Continue reading

Our Newest CTB, Stephen Brown

Stephen Brown, sales executive, passed all three sections of the TIA Certified Transportation Broker program the first time through! The Certified Transportation Broker (CTB) Program was developed by the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) to increase the professionalism and integrity of … Continue reading

Court denies request to block CSA scores from public view

12/10/2010 WASHINGTON — The DOT’s new trucking safety program should go on as scheduled, a federal court ruled late Friday, denying a last-minute plea by some trucking groups who argued that the system is not ready for prime time — … Continue reading

The Perfect Storm? CSA 2010

Is the CSA 2010 really about to cause the perfect storm in the trucking industry? I believe it could be another Y2K. There is a lot of concern and buzz about how the new CSA 2010 will replace the SafeStat … Continue reading