29 Jun 2017 Freightera Wins Plug and Play Logistics Accelerator Selection
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Plug and Play Ventures renowned Silicon Valley venture fund has selected Freightera as winner for their “world’s largest” accelerator program placement. We were invited to present at a private event on June 8th with their Supply Chain & Logistics partners. They are best known for working with Paypal and Dropbox.
Freightera’s vision was presented by CEO Eric Beckwitt. In his 4-minute speech Eric integrated Freightera’s goals to create a unified global marketplace for freight and to sharply reduce both shipping costs and emissions from freight transport.
Partners and attendees on June 8th included senior executives from Walmart, BASF, Maersk, CMA CGM, Union Pacific, Honeywell, Prologis, USPS, DHL, Deutsche Bahn, DB Schenker, Ericsson, Nestle, Panasonic, Colgate-Palmolive, Deutsche Bank, Munich Re, Sony, PSA International, IBM, PepsiCo, Goodyear, Sherwin-Williams, and Daimler, as well as venture capital and angel investors.
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