Horizon Transport (7,144 Jobs)
Horizon is ideally positioned in Wakarusa, Indiana, right in the middle of RV country. The state is responsible for manufacturing up to 70% of the country’s recreational vehicles. Recognizing the RV makers’ need for seasoned delivery services to end users like dealerships and customers, Melvin and Ruth Ann Shrock founded the company in 1984 and has since become one of the go-to names when it comes to reliable RV transportation. From an initial 10 drivers, it has mushroomed to 1,400 independent contractors with branches throughout the state as well as in Michigan, Oregon, and California. Horizon has a staff of 30 in its company headquarters, 3 of whom are full-time certified Defensive Driving Course instructors who hold weekly DDC tests. The company moves approximately 80,000 recreational vehicles each year and brings home an annual revenue of $25 million.