Jacobson Increases Sign-On Bonus For New Contractors

February 23, 2011

Jacobson Co

(Des Moines, Iowa) – Jacobson Companies has announced an increase in their sign-on bonus offered to owner operators. Effective immediately, new contractors who sign with Jacobson will receive $2,500, up from the previous $1,000 sign-on bonus.

“In today’s competitive marketplace, we view our strength of building relationships with our customers and partners as the key to our service commitments, long-term growth strategy and overall value proposition,” said Scott Temple, President of Jacobson Transportation Logistics Services.  “Offering an industry leading sign-on bonus is a clear indicator that we are committed to our values and strategy — and plan to maintain our presence in the long-haul transportation business.”

Jacobson Companies is a leading third-party logistics (“3PL”) company, providing value-added warehousing, contract packaging & manufacturing, staffing, freight management, and international air & ocean freight forwarding services. Founded in 1968, Jacobson has more than 35 million square feet of warehouse space in 35 major markets across the United States with approximately 7,000 employees.

For more information, contact Ben Gray at 800-397-8132 or visit their website at http://www.driveJTC.com