PowerOne Logistics LLC (PowerOne) is a non-asset based freight broker that manages the transportation of full truckload and less-than-truckload shipments for a broad spectrum of shippers ranging from Fortune 100 companies to small privately held manufacturers. We have expertise in a broad range of commodities including paper, produce, steel, heavy equipment, foods and chemical products. Regardless of a customer’s size, we strive to exceed expectations through unparalleled service at the most competitive prices in the industry.
- Easy access to our dispatch teams at any hour, and that includes weekends and holidays.
- Access to our large carrier database that provides capacity for your loads at the lowest possible price.
- Constant communication so that you know the status of your loads every step of the way.
Our goal is to become a cost effective part of your operations, acting as a dedicated one-stop source for your trucking needs.
PowerOne Logistics LLC was founded in 2007 by seasoned business executives having a broad range of transportation, technology and customer service experience. Since our founding, our commitment to the highest possible level of customer service has allowed PowerOne to grow every year despite an exceptionally tough economy.
We are a proud member of the Transportation Intermediaries Association and participate in the SmartWay Transport Partnership. SmartWay℠ is an innovative partnership of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency designed to improve energy efficiency, reduce greenhouse gas and air pollutant emissions, and improve energy security.
PowerOne maintains general liability insurance of $5,000,000 and contingent cargo insurance coverage of $100,000.
Our Company is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia at:
PowerOne Logistics, LLC
3550 Lenox Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
PowerOne’s team of dispatchers selects carriers that meet your quality requirements and timelines, all on a cost effective basis. As your outsourced traffic resource, we:
- Increase your productivity by allowing your internal team to focus on core competencies.
- Provide complete carrier management, including pick up and delivery appointments, directions and shipment confirmation.
Working with PowerOne, our shipping customers immediately tap into our extensive network of thousands of trucking companies. We provide a wide range of equipment including dry van, reefer, flatbed, step deck and double-drop trailers. We can ship throughout the 48 contiguous United States and to Canada and Mexico.
Our carriers range from the largest national carriers to owner operators. Regardless of size, all carriers must meet stringent quality and insurance requirements.
This network of carriers enables PowerOne to move your freight for the best price with the best and safest carriers in the industry.
We are a freight broker and carriers are the lifeblood of our business. We value and respect the dedicated professionals who own and operate the trucks we depend on. We work hard to help our carriers be as efficient as possible.
Our carriers love PowerOne because we provide:
- Great Freight – Everyday, we have shipments throughout the 48 contiguous United States, Canada and Mexico. We have loads that need to be shipped wherever you need to go!
- Courteous Service – Our dispatchers manage shipments 24/7 on weekdays, weekends and holidays, so we are always just a phone call away. And, we understand the stresses of day to day business and promise prompt, courteous service to your drivers and you.
- Fast Payment – We offer fast payment terms to improve your cash flow. We can provide immediate payment with a slight discount upon receipt of your invoice and proof of delivery.
To be a PowerOne carrier, you must have been in business for at least 18 months, maintain minimum cargo insurance of $100,000 and general liability insurance of $1,000,000, and utilize inspected power units and clean, dry trailers.
Alan Paluska is a co-founder of PowerOne Logistics LLC and shares responsibility for all aspects of the Company’s operations.
Alan has significant experience in the trucking and freight industry with a specialty in transportation execution. Prior to co-founding PowerOne, Alan served as a professional services manager for Carrierpoint, where he led several large consulting initiatives that delivered millions of dollars in quantifiable savings to shipping customers. Alan also designed and implemented technology solutions for some of the largest freight brokers and shippers in North America. Additionally, Alan grew up working for his wife’s family’s trucking firm in Atlanta, Georgia. This experience gives Alan a unique knowledge base when working with carriers at PowerOne.
Alan received his bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Doug Martin is a co-founder of PowerOne Logistics LLC and shares responsibility for all aspects of the Company’s operations.
Doug brings over 23 years of experience in implementing corporate strategies and building financial operations in entrepreneurial companies, including his tenure as Chief Financial Officer of CarrierPoint. Since leaving CarrierPoint, Doug has served as Chief Financial Officer of several start-up organizations in the financial services and technology industries. Doug also served for fifteen years as the Chief Financial Officer of The Prudential Bank, Prudential Financial Inc.’s entry into the retail and commercial banking businesses. He held full financial responsibility from the bank’s start-up to a period when managed assets reached $3 billion and revenues exceeded $175 million.
Doug received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Industrial Management from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Doug is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.
John Thomson is a co-founder of PowerOne Logistics LLC.
Before PowerOne Logistics, John co-founded CarrierPoint, a technology provider that improves shippers’ warehousing and logistics operations, and ultimately sold the company to Transcore Commercial Services. While at TransCore John grew his division’s sales by over 600% including managing the acquisition of IntelliTrans, a $45 million rail technology company. John previously worked at Diamond Technology Partners in their technology implementation practice, The Summit Group as a project manager of TMS implementations and in additional logistics-related roles with FedEX, Fritz Companies, and Rocky Mountain Helicopters. John received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah and an MBA from Georgia State University.
John is now actively engaged in several entreprenurial ventures in Salt Lake City, and remains a trusted advisor to PowerOne Logistics.
Careers at PowerOne
PowerOne employees are energetic and motivated individuals that succeed in a fast paced sales environment.We are currently searching for inside sales representatives. Our representatives:
- Find new customers through sales calls.
- Work with shippers to better understand their needs.
- Negotiate rates with shippers and carriers.
- Communicate shipment status with shippers and carriers.
- Resolve issues that may arise during the shipping process.
Attributes of our Super Stars are:
- Super motivation.
- A killer competitive instinct.
- Good negotiation skills.
- Excellent written and telephone skills.
- Ability to work in a team environment.
- Willingness to work hard.
PowerOne provides a competitive salary with an unlimited commission opportunity. The harder and smarter you work, the more you can earn. We also offer an excellent benefit package.
At PowerOne, you are the account manager for your book of business. As your base grows so does your income! And in an industry of over $50 Billion, this is an unlimited opportunity for you!