Pace Air Freight, Inc

Experience You Can Trust Pace Air Freight, Inc

Since 1975, PACE AIR FREIGHT has specialized in freight forwarding and transporting temperature-sensitive cargo. Utilizing our custom roller-bed trailers, our recovery time is minimized and exposure of your cargo reduced.

The team members at PACE AIR FREIGHT all have one thing in common, their desire to get your cargo from point A to B without a worry or concern on your part. We accomplish this by staying focused on our client's standards and maintaining the highest level of professionalism in the industry through our hi-tech security and tracking for location and temperature control. Our staff is trained and certified in their areas of expertise ensuring a "smooth ride" each and every time you call.

Meeting the Needs of Our Clients

We provide next-day shipping service, via domestic trucking, to and from the markets of Chicago, IL, Cincinnati, OH, Indianapolis, IN and Louisville, KY. PACE AIR FREIGHT serves additional markets upon request and currently authority 48 states. Here are just a few of our services to meet your needs: LTL or FTL, dry freight or double floor, multi-temp reefer trailers, DHL agent, building pallet boards, breaking down & shrink wrapping.

Quality & Certifications

We are certified QEP (Qualified Environmental Professional), TSA CCSF (Certified Cargo Screen Facility), Certified by Envirotainer. PACE owns multiple FDA/USDA approved storage coolers for protecting freight during customs holds and we provide dry ice replenishing services. PACE is capable of handling your most sensitive cargo and always adheres to the strictest security standards. We work directly with the airlines and forwarders to create a cold chain validation solution to fit your needs and our state-of-the-art technology provides the safety, security, back up resources and tracking required by even the most stringent protocols.


The Road to Success Our History


PACE AIR FREIGHT began in 1975, with one man, one truck and one unstoppable passion. That passion fueled the growth of PACE AIR FREIGHT, a company which provides dedicated, full truck load services to import/export freight forwarding companies throughout the United States.



Longevity requires staying in the forefront of a changing industry. By developing innovative solutions for our clients and investing in our facilities, equipment and staff, Pace Air Freight has become a leader in dependable Cold Chain Solutions.





Faces Behind Pace Air Freight Our Team


Robert Pfeffer

Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Robert Pfeffer Jr.

Vice President of Operations


Jonathan Pfeffer

Vice President of Business Operations

Cold Chain Specialist

Cindy Abner

Chief Financial Officer/Controller

International Freight Manager

Stephanie Cheek

Director of Compliance, Safety & IACSC
CCSF / Warehouse Operations Manager

David Gray

IND Manager & Cold Chain Specialist
Facilities & Equipment Manager

Larry Valant

Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Payroll / A/R Manager

Rich Purkiser

International Freight Manager

Facilities & Equipment Manager

Tera Kapangama

Payroll and Benefits Administrator
Shop Manager

Joe Voigt

Shop Manager
Terminal Manager

Roman Pacocha

ORD Terminal Manager
Terminal Manager / Director of Operations

Charles Thistlethwaite

CVG Terminal Manager 
Terminal Manager

Eric Clark

SDF Terminal Manager

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