BGSA Announces 2022 Supply Chain “Shark Tank” Competition Winner
Award recognizes DriverFly for its streamlining of the CDL driver hiring process with their innovative digital full cycle recruiting system
West Palm Beach, Florida — BG Strategic Advisors, a leading advisor to the supply chain and technology sector, is pleased to announce and congratulate DriverFly Founder Julia Pasternack as the winner of the FarEye sponsored BGSA 2022 Supply Chain “Shark Tank” competition. The contest, held during the BG Strategic Advisors Supply Chain Conference January 19-21, 2022, featured presentations from high-growth, technology-enabled supply chain companies poised for transformative growth.
“I am absolutely elated that DriverFly was selected by both the audience and judges as the winner for this amazing competition. It was a thrill and honor to present in front of such highly respected and reputable judges.” “As a passionate believer in our ability to challenge the status quo in supply chain, it was truly an encouragement to see our efforts validated by an overwhelming number of conference attendees from across the industry.”
The Supply Chain “Shark Tank” finalists were judged by “Sharks” Ed Feitzinger, Founding Partner, Opportuna Advisors (Former CEO, UTI and VP Global Logistics, Amazon.com Inc), Jack Holmes, Executive Chairman, Emerge (Former President, UPS Freight), Rimas Kapeskas, Operating Partner, Cambridge Capital, and Doug Waggoner, Chairman & CEO, Echo Global Logistics.
The prize was $10,000 of legal services from AmLaw200 firm Benesch.
BG Strategic Advisors would also like to thank the other Supply Chain “Shark Tank” participants for outstanding presentations and for helping to make the event a great success, including:
- Steve Johanson – President, Starboard Corp
- Sean Jones, CEO – QuickLoadz Intermodal Robotics
- Bruce Kulp – CEO, Deliver One LLC
- Matias Lonardi – CEO, Treggo
- Miles Mufuka Martin – Co-Founder & CEO, Relai
DriverFly is re-engineering CDL driver recruiting in the US. We combine lead generation with applicant tracking to offer a full cycle, semi-automated solution built completely around the driver. By establishing distinct scaling verticals, we’re able to maximize engagement in addition to providing automated matching, omnichannel communication, integrated compliance management, and advanced analytics that optimizes throughput and driver satisfaction. https://driverfly.co/
About FarEye Technologies
FarEye’s Intelligent Delivery Management Platform is making the delivery experience better for everyone. FarEye enables enterprises to deliver at reduced cost with a superior customer experience. The low-code approach provides an environment to develop applications with a quick turn-around time and minimal code to shorten the “concept to ship” cycle. The platform leverages millions of data points to predict the shipment journey and improve delivery experience. FarEye has been recently recognized as a challenger in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platforms. FarEye provides one of the strongest networks of FTL carriers in Asia, fast growing in USA and EMEA and is currently integrated with 2 million+ networks of vehicles through telematics integrations with OEM fitted devices. https://www.getfareye.com/
About BG Strategic Advisors Supply Chain Conference
The BGSA Supply Chain conference is a one-of-a-kind, invitation-only event designed to bring together top industry leaders from all segments of the supply chain and provides an intimate and candid setting where CEOs and leaders can privately network and explore ideas and opportunities with their peers. www.bgsaconference.com
About BGSA Holdings
BGSA Holdings (“BGSA”) is the leading investment banking practice serving businesses in the supply chain sector. We are a trusted partner for sell-side engagements, buy-side acquisition advisory, strategic advice, and a variety of other investment banking services. www.BGSA.com
For more information, visit www.BGSA.com or call Jennifer at (561) 932-1607.