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Company Summary

Velocity Express Corporation, formerly known as United Shipping & Technology, Inc., is engaged in the business of providing same-day transportation and distribution/logistics services to individual consumers and businesses. Its service offerings are divided into categories including scheduled logistics, distribution logistics and expedited logistics. Scheduled logistics consist of the daily pick-up and delivery of parcels with narrowly defined time schedules predetermined by the customer. Distribution logistics consist of the receipt of customer bulk shipments that are divided and sorted at major metropolitan locations and delivered into multiple routes with defined endpoints and more broadly defined time schedules. Expedited logistics consists of expedited point-to-point service for customers with extremely time-sensitive delivery requirements. The Company operates primarily in the United States, with limited operations in Canada.
Velocity Express specializes in same-day delivery services. The company offers scheduled pickup and delivery, distribution logistics and expedited delivery services to retailers, office products manufacturers, pharmaceutical wholesalers, and other merchandise distributors.

General Information

  • Year established


  • Type of company

    Head Office

  • Fax

    +1 612 941-6440 (FPS)

Key figures


  • Company

    1000-4999 Employees


  • 2014

    2 to 5 million USD


Executive information

  • Vincent A. Wasik

    Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer; Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

  • J. T. H.

    President & Chief Operating Officer; Owner

  • D. R. D.

    Senior VP Finance & Chief Financial Officer

  • D. B. K.

    Senior VP National Accounts & Logistic Services

  • D. F.

    Chief Information Officer

  • E. S.

    Chief Financial Officer

  • V. W.

    Chairman Emeritus; Chief Executive Officer

  • K. D.

    Exec. Vice President

  • A. K.

    Exec. Vice President

  • M. C.

    General Counsel

  • C. S.

    Vice President IT Business Services

  • D. T.

    Senior Corporate Sales Consultant

  • G. V.

    Executive Chairman

  • J. S.

    Managing Director

  • J. M.

    Chief Financial Officer

  • M. H.

    Division President

  • R. G.

    Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing

  • S. M.

    Division President

  • A. P.


  • T. H.



Other classifications (for some countries)

SIC (US 1987) :
Air courier services (4513)
SIC (US 1987) :
Trucking, except local (4213)
SIC (US 1987) :
Local trucking, without storage (4212)
SIC (US 1987) :
Management and Public Relations (8740)
NAICS (US 2012) :
General Freight Trucking, Long-Distance, Less Than Truckload (484122)
NAICS (US 2012) :
Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services (541611)
NAICS (US 2012) :
Public Relations Agencies (541820)

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