Transfix

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Transfix operates an on-demand shipping marketplace and mobile app for manufacturers and distributors. The Company provides technology and brokerage services to independent over-the-road truck drivers and small carriers.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQNew York, US
Websitetransfix.io
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureF

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Apr 2020)245
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Transfix

Drew McElroy

Drew McElroy

Co-Founder & Chairman of the Board
Lily Shen

Lily Shen

Chief Executive Officer & President
Jonathan Salama

Jonathan Salama

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Ahmad El-Dardiry

Ahmad El-Dardiry

Chief Revenue Officer
Liz Ward

Liz Ward

Director of SMB
Mike Brittain

Mike Brittain

VP of Engineering
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Transfix Office Locations

Transfix has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
498 7th Ave 19th Floor
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Transfix Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Transfix total Funding

$78.5 m

Transfix latest funding size

$42 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Transfix investors

Transfix's latest funding round in July 2017 was reported to be $42 m. In total, Transfix has raised $78.5 m
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Transfix Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Transfix Online and Social Media Presence

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Transfix Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    34/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    75/100

  • Compensation

    F

    28/100

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Transfix News and Updates

Buzzy trucking startup Transfix shuffles leadership, names new CEO as brokers suffer amid freight recession

Former Transfix CEO Drew McElroy, who co-founded the freight-brokerage startup in 2013, stepped down from the top role on Friday. He's now chair of the board.  Lily Shen, who was COO and president, took over the role last week. As other digital freight marketplaces report layoffs, Transfix's emplo…

Surprise Billing Debate Continues to Transfix State and Federal Policy Makers

NEW YORK, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- FAIR Health today released a brief intended to increase clarity about the implications of various legislative choices related to surprise billing—a subject of intense debate on the state and federal level. Entitled Teasing Apart the Threads to the...

Transfix pulls in $42 mln Series C in NEA-led round

New York-based Transfix, a logistics intelligence software and truckload marketplace, has raised $42 million in Series C funding. New Enterprise Associates led the round. Other investors included Canvas Ventures and Lerer Hippeau Ventures.

Transfix keeps on truckin’, with $42 million in fresh funding led by NEA

 When we last checked in on Transfix in late 2015, the then two-year-old, 26-person, New York-based transportation startup was determined to use its tech to increasingly match customers needing interstate freight shipping with truck drivers needing to make deliveries. It wanted to cut out wasted tra…

Transfix, FTR join Automotive World future of freight webinar

Drew McElroy, Chief Executive at Transfix and Eric Starks, Chairman and Chief Executive at FTR, will join an online panel discussion hosted by Automotive World on the future of truck freight. Apps have changed people’s perception of mobility. Now that same technology is beginning to transform the mo…

Transfix Blogs

Transfix Take: Weekly Market Update (Nov. 23)

Peak Season Peaking Again The freight market has been in a “peak” season for four…

Navigating the Maze of Trucking: Meet Transfix’s Market Expert

“Ask Maze.” It’s an oft-repeated phrase at Transfix since Justin Maze is the resident expert…

Transfix Take: Weekly Market Update (Nov. 16)

Volumes, Rejections, Rates Reach Peak The peak holiday season is in full effect. Tender volumes,…

Transfix Take: Weekly Market Update (Nov. 9)

A Seasonal Trend is Finally Afoot One week of November down, and we finally may…

Transfix Take: Weekly Market Update (Nov. 2)

Q4 Shaping Up as Stormy Season We may be in the calm before the storm.…

Transfix Data Reveals Consumers’ Holiday Retail Expectations and Whether Brands are Ready to Deliver

National study shows COVID’s impact on consumer spending and uncovers key gaps for shippers heading…
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Transfix Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Transfix founded?

    Transfix was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Transfix key executives?

    Transfix's key executives are Drew McElroy, Lily Shen and Jonathan Salama.

  • How many employees does Transfix have?

    Transfix has 245 employees.

  • Who are Transfix competitors?

    Competitors of Transfix include Convoy, Trucker Path and Airways Freight.

  • Where is Transfix headquarters?

    Transfix headquarters is located at 498 7th Ave 19th Floor, New York.

  • Where are Transfix offices?

    Transfix has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Transfix have?

    Transfix has 1 office.