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Mike Zarns

Mike started with ATS in 2011 and was onboarded as a carrier representative covering loads. A year later, he transitioned into sales, and in 2015 he moved into management. Mike has a passion for helping customers and employees by finding unique solutions to their problems.
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Recent Posts

Thanksgiving 2022 Oversized Freight Travel Restrictions By State

Posted by Mike Zarns on Nov 17, 2022 4:05:23 PM

Shipping oversized freight — in dimension, weight or both — is never simple. Not only do you need to take the proper safety precautions at every step, but you’ll need to secure oversized/overweight (OSOW)..

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3 Advantages of Receiving Multiple Quotes for Your Freight Shipments

Posted by Mike Zarns on Oct 12, 2022 10:00:00 AM

You value great service. That’s why you constantly strive to build a transportation network of dependable companies. It’s nice to know your bases are covered; that when the time comes, the arrangements you..

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[Video] A Definition of Freight Prepaid Vs. Freight Collect

Posted by Mike Zarns on Jun 23, 2022 11:52:21 AM

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Freight Prepaid vs. Freight Collect: What’s The Difference?

Posted by Mike Zarns on May 23, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Every industry has unique jargon; terminology, sayings and short-hand specific to that space alone. Over time, as individuals become “insiders,” these terms and phrases become second nature — an..

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[Podcast] Tips For Saving On Your Freight Rates (Even During Volatile Times)

Posted by Mike Zarns on May 20, 2022 10:58:16 AM

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[Video] What is "Blitz Week?" (2022)

Posted by Mike Zarns on Apr 12, 2022 10:17:34 AM

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Why Does High-Value Freight Cost More To Ship? [And How To Save]

Posted by Mike Zarns on Jan 10, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Every business cares about the freight they move, the shipments that keep their businesses running and the dollars rolling in. So yeah, it could be argued that every load is “highly valued” by the companies..

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[Video] What is Multi-Stop Truckload Shipping?

Posted by Mike Zarns on Sep 21, 2021 9:19:26 AM

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[Video] What is Zone-Skipping Service and How is it Done?

Posted by Mike Zarns on Sep 14, 2021 12:22:00 PM

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[Video] How Are Freight Shipping Costs Calculated?

Posted by Mike Zarns on Jun 10, 2021 2:51:36 PM

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