Paper Transport gets cash infusion from investment firm

July 21, 2021

Sam Zell’s private investment firm Equity Group Investments (EGI) recently invested in Paper Transport (CCJ Top 250, No. 112). EGI is partnering with Paper Transport’s senior management team, who will continue to lead the business and retain an ownership stake in the company.

The partnership provides additional capital for add-on acquisitions and strategic support for the organization’s growing truckload, intermodal and truck brokerage offerings. EGI President Mark Sotir, Managing Director Evan Harwood, Advisor Rob Silberman, and Senior Associate Tyler Goldstein are joining the De Pere, Wisconsin-based truckload fleet’s board of directors.