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NEXT Trucking Overview

Los Angeles, CA
51 to 200 employees
2015
Company - Private
Logistics & Supply Chain
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
NEXT is a venture-backed tech startup on a mission to build the country’s largest and happiest virtual trucking fleet. Our mobile app powers the first trucker-centric marketplace designed to make it easy for shippers to find capacity and for drivers to find ... Read more

Mission: To be the partner of choice for shippers and carriers by building the industry’s most innovative drayage and freight solutions.

Company Updates

  • Sequoia-backed NEXT gets $97M as investment in logistics heats up

    Despite its " unsexy " reputation, the logistics industry is attracting massive investment from venture capitalists. With a fresh $97 million in Series C funding, NEXT joins a fleet of heavily funded logistics platforms, including Flexport, Huochebang and Convoy.

  • Truck Technology Startup Raises $97 Million for Port Freight Plan

    NEXT Trucking Inc. said Wednesday that Brookfield Asset Management Inc.'s venture investment arm is leading the Series C funding round together with Sequoia Capital, logistics property developer GLP and other backers.

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NEXT Trucking – Why Work For Us?


The NEXT Trucking family has been in the logistics business for over 15 years.

The NEXT Trucking family has been in the logistics business for over 15 years, running one of the largest TV distribution centers in Southern California. After witnessing firsthand the inefficiencies of the trucking industry, which included outdated processes and slow communication channels, CEO and Founder Lidia Yan established NEXT Trucking in 2015 to streamline the shipping process.

NEXT Trucking offers an easy-to-navigate online trucking marketplace and app designed first and foremost with shippers, dispatchers and owner-operators in mind. Utilizing predictive load offering technology and intelligent matching capabilities that factor in preferred routes, rates and additional key touch points, truckers are connected directly with shippers searching for efficiency, transparency and competitive pricing.

Our easy-to-use mobile app is available as a free download for owner-operators, fleet managers and company drivers to use. Fleet managers also have access to NEXT Trucking’s unique management platform which not only allows them to book and dispatch loads but also share capacity within the network. All small and medium-sized trucking companies benefit from NEXT Trucking’s large-scale capacity and can be reassured that their loads will always be covered.

Your next trucking career

We are looking for the best and brightest, highly talented individuals who know what needs to get done and how to make it happen. Our business is growing, and we need dedicated, passionate people to take us to the next level. If that’s you, then you haven’t just found another job – you’ve discovered your NEXT Trucking career! 

NEXT Trucking Reviews

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    I have been working at NEXT Trucking full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I learnt a lot at Next. The co-workers are nice and helpful. My boss is knowledgeable and supportive. Hard work gets recognized and rewarded here. Thank you, NEXT!

    Cons

    Long working hours during peak season. It's almost impossible to take vacation during Q4. Some of the large customers are extremely demanding.

    Advice to Management

    An upgrade of our office

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NEXT Trucking Interviews

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    The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at NEXT Trucking.

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    I first interviewed with HR manager and asked me basic experience questions. Then later I met with a Sales Manager asked me a scenario question, to sell my favorite product to him. It was an interesting interview option.

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