Headquartered in Elk Grove Village, IL, CR Express is nestled within the largest industrial park in the United States.
As a reliable, asset-based provider with 150+ tractors, 200+ trailers and 280,000 sq ft of warehouse space, CR Express is able to offer a wide range of services:
Our vision at CR Express is to reshape the future of logistics by continuously pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We envision a world where businesses thrive through seamless and efficient transportation solutions, empowered by our exceptional reliability, operational excellence, and the unwavering dedication of our passionate team. Through our innovative approach, we aim to become the industry leader, inspiring positive change and making a lasting impact on the global supply chain.
At CR Express, our mission is to revolutionize the transportation industry by delivering exceptional and sustainable logistics solutions with unwavering dedication, cutting-edge technology, and a relentless commitment to customer satisfaction. We strive to be the trusted partner for our clients, providing seamless services that exceed expectations while fostering a culture of excellence, innovation, and sustainable growth.
Over a century of logistics experience across the management team
With over 30 years of experience in transportation and logistics (air, ocean, CCSF, CFS, GDP, Warehousing, and DOT), throughout his career Dan has been dedicated to providing safe, efficient, and reliable logistics solutions to customers. Dan believes in building strong relationships with clients and employees, and takes pride in the fact that CR Express is a trusted name in the industry.
Carlos Rosales is the founder of CR Express, est. 1999. Starting as a truck driver, Carlos’ entrepreneurial drive and hard work have propelled CR Express to become a leading service provider. With a fleet of over 150 trucks and more than 250 employees across 3 locations, the company has built a reputation for exceptional service and a customer-centric philosophy. Carlos’ visionary leadership and commitment to excellence have been instrumental in shaping CR Express into the successful organization it is today.
Jamal Amro started his career as a truck driver and later transformed his fleet into a thriving transportation business. With expertise in both air and ocean cargo, Jamal’s industry knowledge and commitment to customer satisfaction have been key components in CR Express’ success over the years. Jamal’s strategic and hands on approach to doing business with clients continues to guide the company’s growth and ensure its position as a leader in the industry.
With almost 30 years of experience in the field of logistics and transportation, Bill is well-versed in the air and ocean verticals of freight forwarding and warehousing. He comes from the forwarding side of the business and now has the pleasure of servicing the companies that he knows most about. Bill continuously supports the growth of CR Express as the company continues to expand its service offerings.
Tony, one of the recent members to join the CR Express Leadership Team, presents 20+ years of experience in supply chain, logistics, and finance. Tony has been largely successful in generating profitable growth through comprehensive financial analysis, strategic negotiations, and aligning with Corporate Policies & Procedures. He has a proven track record in implementing innovative fiscal programs that provide competitive edge, best practices, process improvement, revenue realization, and streamlined performance.
Alex comes equipped with a background in finance and risk management, and is focused on implementing initiatives that are best in practice into the daily operations at CR Express. Along with his investment in client relationships and business development, Alex is deeply involved in making technological advancements like Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and Real-Time Tracking/Tracing readily available to customers for an easier way to work with CR Express.
Derek has 22 years of working experience with global logistics service providers, specializing in air transportation, automotive line production, pharmaceuticals, warehouse distribution for OEM warranty parts delivery, oversized cargo transportation, high-value shipments, and various experiences with full project coordination from pick up to final delivery/installation with final cost analysis.
CR Express was built on unmatched service that goes above and beyond customer expectations. The industry expertise and customer-centric approach that CR has formed over the years is a true staple in the organization’s success and how customers will continue to recognize us for many years to come.
Pictured above, Carlos Rosales and his first truck in 1999.
CR Express aims to be our valued customers’ one-stop solution for all their logistics needs. What do we offer?
CR Express offers several funding opportunities to nonprofit organizations at a local, national, and global scale. Addressing basic needs like hunger, homelessness, low-income communities, and educating the workforce, CR Express remains fundamentally involved in charitable foundations.
CR Express’ staff also helps local communities through volunteerism, connecting non-profits and communities to much needed resources.