Michael Bledsoe has been an executive in the logistics and technology arenas for over 25 years. He is a resourceful transportation, 3PL, 4PL, brokerage, and logistics services expert. A motivational and engaging sales executive, Michael’s passion is to develop and drive sales and operating teams to consistently exceed expectations in business services environments. He is customer oriented with a proven track record of building long-term business and supplier relationships.
Michael’s career includes senior executive positions at Redwood Supply Chain Solutions and Echo Global Logistics, where he helped drive their growth into large-scale 3PLs. His extensive experience includes consulting on projects for freight tech start-ups such as Cargo Chief, Fr8Hub and Transfix. Demonstrating his entrepreneurial approach, Michael also owned and sold his own brokerage business. For the past 15 years he has provided contractual consulting to research firms and investment bankers concerning the logistics and digital supply chain industry.
He holds a JD Law degree from De Paul University, Charles H Kellstadt Graduate School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in business and political science from DePaul University.
Michael is Co-founder of Dreams for Kids Charity. He lives in Chicago, Illinois and has three grown children.