Total Quality Logistics Named to the Forbes America’s Best Large Employers 2022 List

Cincinnati, OH (February 10, 2022) — Total Quality Logistics (TQL), one of the largest freight brokerage and third-party logistics firms in North America, has been named to the Forbes list of America’s Best Large Employers for 2022, an independently compiled list of companies with excellent career opportunities and culture.

“We have always been very focused on creating an environment that values culture and community,” said Kerry Byrne, TQL President. “We are proud to receive this recognition from Forbes, particularly during this supply chain crisis, which has been challenging for our industry. This award it is a testament to our exceptional people and their tremendous work ethic.”

TQL has been recognized with over 600 industry and workplace awards since 2004. This is the company’s first time on the Forbes America’s Best Large Employers list and is the highest-ranking freight brokerage firm.

Forbes and Statista Inc. selected the America’s Best Employers 2022 through an independent survey applied to a sample of approximately 60,000 American employees working for companies with more than 1,000 employees in America. Across 25 industry sectors, 1,000 employers have been awarded, 500 large employers and 500 midsize employers. The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees that were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family. Employee evaluations also included other employers in their respective industries that stood out either positively or negatively. TQL has 8,000+ employees across 56 nationwide offices.


At Total Quality Logistics (TQL), we create greater supply chain efficiencies for our customers by combining industry-leading technology and unmatched customer service. Customers and carriers turn to us daily to solve their transportation needs with competitive pricing, continuous communication, and a commitment to do it right — every time. Annually, we move 3 million loads of freight across the nation through our comprehensive portfolio of logistics services and our network of 130,000+ carriers. Through TQL Cares and the TQL Foundation, our company and employees make the world a better place by donating thousands of volunteer hours and millions of dollars each year. TQL is proud to be the naming rights sponsor of TQL Stadium, the home of Major League Soccer’s FC Cincinnati. Founded in 1997 in Cincinnati, Ohio, TQL is one of the largest freight brokerage firms in North America, with 8,000+ employees in 56 offices across the U.S. Learn more at

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