Offering exceptional and customized Freight Forwarding Services
Ignas Jurkonis, the CEO and Co-Founder of NCS Group that consists of a group of companies serving one purpose — exceptional and customized Freight Forwarding Services joins Enterprise Radio.
Listen to host Eric Dye & guest Ignas Jurkonis discuss the following:
- Tell us about your newest endeavor, NCS Group
- Please give us a brief background of your own business history/path.
- How did you become CEO of NCS and why now?
- Tell us about the Covid-relief efforts of NCS and why this is important to you.
- Tell us about what you teach at USC.
- What business insights/lessons can you relay to our listeners?
Ignas currently maintains himself as CEO and co-Founder of NCS Group. It consists of a group of companies serving one purpose — exceptional and customized Freight Forwarding Services.
Founded in 2000, headquartered in Bolingbrook, Illinois, NCS Group today operates in 48 States, with a 500+ fleet of trucks, and five state of the art warehouse facilities in Illinois, Utah, California, New Jersey, and North Carolina. Operational support includes its own Truck and trailer maintenance service center and European headquarters with data and financial analytical center as well as load planning departments. All the business is operating 24/7 and is benchmarked to highest quality and performance standards not only within the US trucking industry but towards most innovative supply chain solutions.
“How to create exceptional freight delivery service for someone with already outstanding results?”
NCS GROUP is a team of Global Talent with very different education, experiences and backgrounds applying their knowledge to build a freight forwarding company being able to find exceptional and customized supply chain solutions to highly performing and progressive companies within the US.
We are a nationwide asset-based company with full control on service quality, equipment standards and exceptional team of drivers. Human resources are our biggest asset. We collect top tier talent being able to see a bigger picture. We must understand our customers, their culture, values, and goals. Using a wide variety of experiences, tools, and mental models we come to the customized solution and we accomplish it.
It is not enough to be average to serve the best. NCS GROUP acts as Priority Freight forwarder for Walgreens, servicing 3M, Colgate, GlaxoSmithKline and many others publicly traded and Fortune 500 customers as well as progressive, dynamic fast-growing companies. Proven results are not all, feedback analysis and constant operational improvements is in our daily meeting schedule. We look at Freight forwarding as a mix of services:consulting, analytics, own truck assets, multiple warehouse locations, innovations and talent.
However, most important of all is that we do keep our promises – if we give our word, we will do it, no matter what it takes!
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