Leading provider of transportation management solutions (TMS), MercuryGate International, announced that 21 employees will join the company's professional services group. The employees were selected from 300 applicants, and the majority are recent graduates of colleges or universities participating in the MercuryGrate University Program (MGU). Through the program, MercuryGate provides free transportation management software for use in the classroom.
Currently, more than 60 institutions across the globe are participating in the MGU program, which is available to all accredited institutions of higher learning and their affiliates. Students happy the opportunity to use cutting-edge technology in the classroom to help prepare for future careers.
“It is rewarding to see these students progress from using MercuryGate technology in the classroom to becoming a part of its ongoing development as employees of our company,” said Monica Wooden, CEO and Co-founder of MercuryGate International, Inc. “The supply chain industry has an acknowledged need to build its talent base, and we view the ability to attract the brightest and best supply chain graduates as a key strength in our strategy for continued growth.”