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Mike Markowitz

As the VP of Sales for DAT Keypoint™ — a transportation management software designed specifically for freight brokers — Mike Markowitz spends much of his time designing solutions for customers that dramatically improve their business processes. Mike joined DAT Solutions in 2007, after working for another software company where he served in roles such as operations manager, marketing and technical sales. Mike has a bachelor’s degree in physics and spent the first 10 years of his career working as an engineer in the aerospace industry.

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About DAT

DAT operates the largest truckload freight marketplace in North America. Transportation brokers, carriers, news organizations and industry analysts rely on DAT for market trends and data insights derived from 249 million freight matches and a database of $110 billion of market transactions.

The Original Load Board - Trusted Since 1978

The company was established in 1978 as the Dial-A-Truck (DAT) load finder service at Jubitz® truck stop in Portland, OR.