How important is your freight? PLX Freight understands your logistics needs are vital to your company’s success. We are a full-service logistics firm that operates as your partner. Your freight is as important to us as it is to you. It is our job to take the uncertainty out of logistics. PLX Freight – ALL IN
Wendell Sommers Founder and CFO
“With every company that I am part of, I have one goal in mind: To be an asset to the customer. I have a strong belief that companies that provide great customer service will always be relevant. Others may provide the same product, but we want to provide it with a better experience.”
Wendell has built a variety of companies across multiple industries including Real Estate Development and Construction, Energy Consulting, and Due Diligence. His companies have serviced both local and national industries and have been involved in billions of dollars in transactions over the past two decades. He brings a level of professionalism and guidance to PLX Freight that has made it a strong competitor in the National Freight Brokerage industry.
Michael Karam CEO
From Humble Beginnings to a Visionary Leader
Michael Karam’s journey to success is nothing short of remarkable. Hailing from humble beginnings, he has risen through the ranks to become a natural leader in the transportation and logistics industry. Meet the man behind the driving force at PLX Freight.
Education and Early Career
Michael Karam’s educational foundation was laid at the University of Akron, where he honed the skills and knowledge that would eventually propel him to new heights. After graduating, Michael set his sights on the logistics world, initially finding his place at Fresh Mark Inc within their warehouse and traffic division. It was here that he began to hone his understanding of the industry’s inner workings and developed a keen eye for logistics management.
A Journey into Sales and Entrepreneurship
Determined to explore new horizons, Michael embarked on a sales journey at a regional trucking company. His immediate success in this role underscored his innate talent for connecting with clients and forging strong partnerships. This early success fueled Michael’s ambition to take the next big step.
With unwavering determination, Michael ventured into entrepreneurship, founding his own trucking company. For two years, he operated with grit, determination, and a commitment to excellence. During this time, he absorbed invaluable industry insights and hands-on experience, which would later become the foundation of PLX Freight.
Founding PLX Freight
In 2019, Michael Karam consolidated all his accumulated knowledge, experiences, and passion into what is now known as PLX Freight. By immersing himself in nearly every role within the industry, Michael developed a unique perspective that allows him to craft the perfect transportation experience at every turn.
Michael’s visionary leadership has been the driving force behind PLX Freight’s ascent to the forefront of the transportation and logistics space. His commitment to excellence, dedication to his clients, and unwavering work ethic have made PLX Freight a trusted partner for businesses in need of top-tier logistics solutions.
A True Leader
With a journey that started from humble beginnings, Michael Karam’s evolution into a natural leader and industry visionary is an inspiring story. His hands-on experience and unique insights ensure that PLX Freight delivers exceptional transportation services, creating a perfect experience for every client.
When you partner with PLX Freight, you’re not just getting a logistics provider; you’re gaining a visionary leader dedicated to your success. Michael Karam, the driving force behind PLX Freight, is committed to taking your logistics needs to new heights.