XPO Logistics to Ring Opening Bell at New York Stock Exchange on October 11 in Recognition of Global Diversity Awareness Month
GREENWICH, Conn. - October 10, 2017 - Bradley Jacobs, chairman and chief executive officer of XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), will ring the Opening Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange on October 11, 2017. Jacobs will open trading to recognize the importance of Global Diversity Awareness Month, which promotes multiculturalism and inclusion.
Jacobs said, "It's a privilege to represent our global XPO family of more than 90,000 employees in 31 countries. Every day, our team demonstrates the value of building a customer-focused organization that embraces a powerful diversity of gender, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity, religion, culture and abilities."
Meghan Henson, chief human resources officer of XPO Logistics, said, "This week, we join with the NYSE in celebrating XPO's commitment to diversity in business. Our employees make us a stronger company in every way by bringing together different perspectives in the workplace."
About XPO Logistics, Inc.
XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 31 countries, with over 90,000 employees and 1,435 locations. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods more efficiently throughout their supply chains. The company has two reporting segments: transportation and logistics, and within these segments, its business is well diversified by geographies, verticals and types of service. XPO's corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France. www.xpo.com
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