About Chicago Messenger Service

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More Than a Messenger

Chicago Messenger Service (CMS) has been providing family owned and operated transportation solutions in the Chicago Metropolitan Area for over 50 years. In addition to our fleet of cars, bikes, SUVs, and cargo vans, we have 16 to 26 foot straight trucks available for same day deliveries up to 10 pallets and 12,000 lbs. We also have over 340,000 sq. ft. in distribution space for storage, cross docking, next business day deliveries, retail deliveries, and refrigerated straight truck deliveries.

Our Mission:

At Chicago Messenger Service, our mission is “to grow with integrity and give unreserved respect to our Customers and the group of people who comprise our organization.”

Family Owned & Operated Since 1964

Chicago Messenger Service was founded in 1964 by Hy Factor. Under Hy’s direction, his son Bill has grown our company from a single station wagon to the largest privately owned messenger service in the Midwest. As current Owner and President, Bill involves himself in every facet of the business to ensure Chicago Messenger Service’s Customers receive the excellent level of service that we were founded on. Enter the third generation…

Brad joined the team in 2009, and continues to bring in new ideas and perspectives with his international business degree from Lynn University. As we expand into multiple transportation verticals, Brad sets and maintains goals that allow us to preserve our core values as a small business.

With a degree from The University of Arizona, Amanda joined the team in 2012. Amanda brings with her a strong focus in sales, marketing, business development, and assuring our long term growth and success.