FRISCO, Texas (April 22, 2013) – NT Logistics, a leading transportation management and logistics service provider, announces that its founder, president and chief executive officer, Lynn Gravley, has joined the board of directors of the Center for Logistics Education and Research at the University of North Texas’s College of Business.
“As a graduate of the University of North Texas and an active member of the university’s Sigma Nu Alumni Association, I could not be more excited to accept this leadership role with an institution that gave me such a fantastic foundation on which to build my own career in logistics,” Gravley said. “UNT’s logistics program is among the finest in the world, and has been the fastest-growing program in the nation for the last eight years.”
UNT’s Center for Logistics Education and Research is ranked fifth in the world based on faculty publishing, and offers the seventh-largest undergraduate logistics program in the United States.
Mr. Gravley graduated from UNT in 1987 and quickly launched his transportation career by establishing North Texas Carrier Corp., a contract carrier. He went on to create NT Logistics in 1999 as a premier non-asset based transportation and third party logistics provider for top manufacturers throughout the United States.