The Best Sales in Oceania Award for 2016 was presented to Shane and Jan O’Brien of O’Brien Customs and Freight Forwarding at the second annual Elite Global Logistics Network (EGLN) Conference. The conference was held in Thailand and Shane and Jan O’Brien had these words to say when interviewed after the awarding ceremony.
“It’s great to receive such recognition for the team at O’Brien from the members of Elite Global Logistics Network.”
About the Second Annual EGLN Conference
EGLN’s second conference was held October 2 to 5 at Bangkok, Thailand. This successful event was attended:
- by 201 members
- from 307 companies
- with 531 Offices
- in 302 cities
- across 131 countries
Roy Stapleton, EGLN President and Founder, was overwhelmed by the support EGLN received for this year.
“It was mind blowing to have such a positive response from our members. This shows the eagerness of our six-star members to continue our desire to always be the “best of the best” and turn up in style”, said Roy Stapleton, President and Founder of EGLN.
O’Brien meeting their EGLN agents
The conference is a great opportunity for Jan and Shane to meet with their EGLN agents, talk on improving operations and share in some pictures.
With Alessandra Blocca from Intercargo SA, France
With more than 25 years of experience, O’Brien’s partner in France, Intercargo, S.A., is an expert in handling, moving or packing goods in and out of France, as well as other European countries.
With Mark Brodie and Robert Gruschow from Global Transport Management, USA
O’Brien’s partner in the USA, Global Transport Management, provides important logistics services.
With Tess and Aura Buensuceso from Jemara International, Philippines
Jemara International Freight Services was established in 1995. It has a long standing relationship with O’Brien and is an independent airfreight and ocean freight forwarding company in the Philippines.
With Andras Karolyl from BL Road and Sea, Hungary
Obrien’s partner in Hungary, BL Road and Sea provides a full range of services including customs clearance, warehousing (bonded warehouse) and domestic distribution.
With Jorg Topfer and Nlek Hoogervorst from Intervracht Nederland, Dutch
Established in 1972, O’Brien’s partner in Netherlands, Intervracht is focused on providing competitive and flexible logistics solutions for its customers around the world.
With Thomas Hogenkamp and Andreas Grimm from Interfracht, Germany
For over 49 years, Interfracht, O’Brien’s partner in Germany, provides professional logistics solution for international freight.
With Lasse Jensen from Modul Transport, Denmark
O’Brien’s partner in Denmark, Modul Transport has been in the industry since 1983. It offers modular air, sea and road services for air freight, full load containers, general cargo and courier shipments.
With the agents from M&R Forwarding
O’Brien’ partner in Thailand and Vietnam, M&R Forwarding. It was founded in 1995 and offers freight forwarding and transportation arrangement services.
About Elite Global Logistics Network
Elite Global Logistics Network (EGLN) is based in Morganville, New Jersey, USA. It is a network of freight and logistics companies that are considered to be “The Best in Class.”
The organisation’s primary thrust is to achieve and maintain a 6-star organization stature that focuses on its members’ needs. It also aims to encourage its shipper and consignees to observe “Key Performance Factors” in support of EGLN affiliates.
This was made clear by logistics and freight forwarding experts, Roy Stapleton and Des Vertannes when they founded EGLN in 2015. The CEO and Members Ambassador, respectively, have credentials spanning over four decades of experience and expertise in the field.
EGLN membership is currently by invitation only.