- Origin: Missouri
- Grant awarded in: 2014
- ITEN • Maryville University of Saint Louis • T-REX • University of Missouri System • Washington University in St. Louis
What is FreightGrid?
FreightGrid makes shipping freight easier, faster, and more affordable than ever before. We automate the manual processes for our customers saving them time and money. We allow our customers to automatically view all the rates from a list of their preferred carriers on one screen, create perfect Bills of Lading, schedule pickups and send tracking information to their customers in a matter of minutes.
Kris Klinkerman is the Co-Founder of FreightGrid, a 2014 Arch Grants recipient.
Kris earned his degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Missouri-Columbia in 2009, and holds an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. Kris has a background in business development and investment management and worked with Jordan Lawrence and Oriens Investment Management before founding FreightGrid.
Marty Hansen is the Co-Founder of FreightGrid, a 2014 Arch Grants recipient.
Marty earned his degree in Computer Information Systems from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University in 1995. Marty currently serves as the EVP of Technology Development at Jordan Lawrence and brings previous experience working for A.G. Edwards & Sons, Inc to his position with FreightGrid.