Trucking: Hero or villain in today’s pop culture

Photo: C.J. Ruxton Photography Cristina Commendatore, Fleet Owner / Marc Springer tried to promote a positive image of the trucking industry while starring on A&E’s Shipping Wars.  /   Remember when movies like Smokey and the Bandit and Convoy were at the height of pop culture back in the ’70s? Truck drivers were depicted as road… Read More

After 14 years at the helm, uShip co-founder and CEO is stepping down

By Lori Hawkins, Austin American-Statesman  /  Matt Chasen said the move will let him pursue other opportunities and get more involved with early-stage startups  / After nearly 14 years, fast-growing uShip will have a new leader. Matt Chasen, who co-founded the Austin-based online shipping company in 2003, is stepping down from his role as CEO. “As… Read More

The X-Border Payments Superhighway

By PYMNTS  /  The internet has changed almost every facet of daily life, and that’s especially true for international trade. The web has connected buyers and sellers looking to do business around the globe, giving companies the tools and abilities to process most of these transactions. Shannon Scott, director of risk and payments at uShip,… Read More