Meet The President




Since 1985 Midwestern Transit Service Inc and Midwestern Freight Forwarding Inc are family owned marketing and sales intermediaries. Midwestern coordinates shippers’ needs with carrier availability.  Our 3 additional offices are strategically located to serve you throughout the USA. We benefit our customers with advantages and innovations at the forefront of their industry. We are committed to being your full-service transportation solution.

Midwestern specializes in truckload shipments of Van, Refrigerated, and Flatbed equipment. We also offer LTL, Piggyback, Air, and Ocean freight through several consolidators. We are committed to placing the needs of our customers and carriers receiving nothing short of total satisfaction.

We are a source for multiple modes and specialties, both inbound and outbound, between all points in the 48 states, as well as Canada and Mexico . We provide service that’s ahead of the times, and are truly “THE RIGHT WAY TO SHIP.”

Midwestern’s pro-active management style has allowed substantial growth in gross sales per year. Since 1985 Midwestern has been reputable and financially stable in the transportation industry, emphasized by our consistent Compunet Gold Book Rating. We recently increased our surety bond to $250,000, much over the legal requirement. We have real time imaging, electronic billing, and web tracking, which provide additional assurance of our dedication to excellence. We were awarded NASTC BEST OF THE BEST Brokers in 2001 by the National Association of Small Trucking Companies, representing over 150,000 power units.   Recently, we were also awarded the Tower International Broker of the Year 2014, and the prestigous TIA Heritage Award for 2016.

Most importantly, our staff members at Midwestern are a dedicated team of professionals eager to meet your transportation needs. We believe that by taking care of our people, they will take care of our customers, and that will take care of the future. We routinely exceed your needs and your customers’ expectations.

We assist our carriers in balancing their traffic lanes, ensuring they operate at peak efficiency. To further the pursuit of excellence, we pay our carriers in 25 days via direct deposit.

We continuously monitor carrier authority, insurance, safety rating, and performance on all networking carriers. This is done by daily computer updates from multiple sources to our enhanced Transportation Management System (TMS).

We can get it there on time, in good condition and in compliance with all regulatory agencies. Together, we can raise the standard of excellence in transportation. Your partnership is our future.

We look forward to helping your transportation needs. Thank you for viewing Midwestern’s website. Contact us with your transportation needs.  E-mail us at We welcome the opportunity to serve your company and take a load off your mind, by being “THE RIGHT WAY TO SHIP.”


David W Taylor

David W Taylor, CTB
Certified Transportation Broker
4367 E. Seurat Rd.
Ashley , IL   62808-3803
Phone:  800-505-9754 x3