CEO of Forager - USA
Matt Silver is the CEO of Forager, a logistics technology company that simplifies the process of shipping goods between the U.S., Mexico, and Canada. Before founding Forager, Silver was a key leader at Coyote Logistics, one of the top freight brokerages in North America. After effectively leading the expansion of their business in both Mexico and Canada, Silver moved to his next challenge: building a digital marketplace that instantly connects shippers to carriers and provides instant pricing, booking, and tracking for cross-border freight. With over a decade of industry experience spanning nearly every role within logistics, Silver leads Forager with unmatched insight and expertise. Company Profile: Forager is a cross-border logistics technology company that’s revolutionizing the trillion-dollar supply chain industry. Led by Co-Founder and CEO Matt Silver, Forager launched in 2018 to tackle the challenges of shipping truckload freight between the United States, Mexico, and Canada. Using an innovative marketplace, Forager connects all parties on both sides of the border to automate complex supply chains and save businesses time and money. With a combination of purpose-built technology and industry expertise, Forager is setting the new standard for cross-border shipping.
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SUPPLY CHAIN & LOGISTICS: The New Standard: How Technology is Transforming North American Cross-border FreightOnline
North American cross-border shipping represents over $30B in freight spend per year, however the cross-border shipping process remains analog and opaque. Startups like Convoy have brought tech and transparency to the U.S. market, but that innovation has historically stopped at the border. We breakdown why cross-border truckload freight is so challenging to bring online, and discuss the new technologies that are transforming the way freight moves across North America.