[Fraight CEO Parker Holcomb] likens it to how ride-hailing pioneer Uber didn’t invent mobile apps or location-based services such as GPS, but was enabled by the convergence of those technologies. “We didn’t invent natural language processing but we are enabled by the current toolkit,” Holcomb said.
Fraight AI, the modern day 3PL, has been invited to speak at the invite-only 2019 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference on March 7 in New York. CEO Parker Holcomb will speak on the logistics disruption panel with the CEOs of Turvo, NEXT Trucking and Transplace, all fast-growing third-party logistics companies.
During my senior year of college, my new lacrosse coach arrived with an approach he called “leadership from the front.” For one of his many lessons on the topic, he brought in a former Marine who spoke of the need to experience the roles of the people he was leading.
A few months ago, we decided to do something a little bit risky. We invested meaningful engineering resources into something far afield from our core product. We built a tool to analyze our application logs. It turned out to be one of the biggest development productivity wins we’ve had. In this post I’ll cover what, why and how we built Hindsight.