Legion Logistics, LLC is #156 on Inc. 5000 List

FLORENCE, Ky., Aug. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Legion Logistics, LLC is excited to announce that we are #156 on the Inc. 5000 list for 2014, our first eligible year. Our ranking reflects our incredible growth of 2,545% since 2009. We are also #2 in transportation and logistics and #1 in the state of Kentucky and the Cincinnati metro area.

Legion Logistics, LLC was founded in 2009 by President Lacy Starling and CEO Antony Coutsoftides, a service-disabled veteran. For the last five years, the Legion has been providing excellent service to our customers and giving employees in the tri-state area a fun and lucrative place to work.

At Legion Logistics, LLC, we ship everything from produce for family-owned farms to military tanks for the government throughout North America. Individual teams of Problem Solvers specialize in produce, grocery, manufacturing, military, oversized, and less-than-truckload freight.

In discussing this honor, CEO and co-founder Antony Coutsoftides says, "I have been counting down the days until we were eligible to be considered for the Inc. 5000 list. But I never dreamed we would be #156 in the nation or second in our industry." Legion Logistics continues to grow in its Florence, Kentucky office, while staying true to its commitment to veterans, customer service, and community involvement in Northern Kentucky.

About Legion Logistics

Legion Logistics, LLC is a service-disabled veteran-owned third-party logistics provider (3PL) based in Florence, Kentucky. What all those hyphens don't tell you is that the Legion is committed to exceptional customer service, fair dealings with trucking companies and an outstanding, veteran-friendly work environment. Founded in 2009, the Legion specializes in full truckload, less-than-truckload, government freight, hazardous materials and produce shipping. Learn more at www.legion-logistics.com.

About Inc. 500/5000

For 33 years, the Inc. 5000 list has been introducing and honoring the fastest growing privately held companies in the U.S. The magazine will be formally congratulating all of the honorees at the Inc. 5000 Conference and Awards Ceremony in Phoenix, Arizona in October. Learn more at www.inc.com.

CONTACT: Mary Hall 859-384-1726 ext. 7021 mhall@legion-logistics.com

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