Echo Global Logistics, Inc., a leading provider of technology enabled transportation and logistics services,today announced that it ranked 52ndon this year’s InformationWeek 500. The annual listing of the nation’s most innovative users of business technology was revealed at the exclusive InformationWeek 500 Conference gala awards ceremony that took place earlier this month.

“We are very pleased to have our self-service transportation management program, FlexTMS, recognized by InformationWeek 500,” said David Rowe, Chief Technology Officer of Echo Global Logistics. “We feel that this product has helped expand Echo’s reach to an untapped market and receiving such a high ranking from InformationWeek 500, both among our peers in the Transportation and Logistics industry and overall, proves that Echo’s technology solutions are innovative and will continue to bring our Company to the next level.”

Early in 2011, Echo launched a multi-tenant SaaS based Transportation Management System (TMS) called FlexTMS. FlexTMS provides an automated, fully functional TMS without the need to initiate lengthy and expensive system integration projects. FlexTMS offers a turnkey solution which provides clients visibility and automation of the underlying business processes across all transportation activities and carrier contracts.