Investment Year: 2019

Industry: Distribution

Headquarters: Milan, TN

Founded in 1969 and headquartered in Milan, Tennessee, Ascend is one of the nation’s leading providers of dedicated contract transportation and logistics solutions to Fortune 500 companies, with particular density in the Southeast, Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. The organization, with a fleet of over 600 trucks and over 1,700 trailers, is committed to delivering reliable services to customers across more than 20 states. Ascend prides itself on its industry leading on-time delivery standards as well as its comprehensive suite of distribution and warehousing services.