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WIT’s Member of the Month has long record of safety

Alice Deters

Women In Trucking Association is proud to announce Jeana Hysell as its Member of the Month for May. Hysell, of Phoenix, AZ, is a Regional Safety Manager for CEMEX – Newline Transportation. Hysell’s position brings with it a huge amount of responsibility. Hysell responsibilities include … read more

Con-Way proves they are “True to the Troops”

Alice Deters

A very happy crowd was present in Joplin, Missouri as the mayor declared May 1st as Con-way Truckload True to the Troops Day. “We’re just so honored to have a truck base here in the community that has this kind of troop focus,” said Mayor Michael Seibert, City of Joplin. The … read more

Gordon Trucking honored for safety

Alice Deters

Gordon Trucking has not only one, but two reasons to celebrate. Gordon was recently honored by two statewide associations for their continues commitment to safety. This spring, both the Indiana Motor Trucking Association (IMTA) and the Illinois Trucking Association (ITA) hosted summits to recognize … read more

2015 Truckers Jamboree Hits Multiple Locations

Jessica Holt

It’s that time of year again for America’s truck drivers to celebrate their careers at this year’s Trucker Jamboree. Mark your calendars for May 7 because that’s when the parties begin. It’ll be the time to celebrate America’s truck drivers and all the hard work and dedication they … read more

Craven Community College announces CDL program

Alice Deters

Students in the areas surrounding Craven Community College have a new opportunity to receive their CDL. Craven Community College has announced that for the first time in the school’s history, it will offer a Commercial Driver License Training Program. Craven Community College said that the … read more

New port trucking firm Eco Flow to hire all employee drivers

Alice Deters

For months, truckers who haul to and from ports along the West Coast have been striking in efforts to be recognized as full time employees rather than contractors. Just last week, hundreds of truckers walked off the job in a strike organized by the Teamsters and protested for their right to be seen … read more

Estes Express Makes Its Way Back to the Raceways

Jessica Holt

Estes Express Lines decided to “hitch a ride to NASCAR’s big leagues” this year. This freight shipping and transportation company has made its way back to Richmond International Raceway with a bang. Estes Express is based in Richmond, Virginia and is partnered with NASCAR driver Jeb Burton for… read more

Schneider shares rich history in “Leap of Faith” book

Alice Deters

There is no elevator to success – just a long and winding road. Schneider, a premier provider of truckload, intermodal and logistics services, knows that well. In 1935, Al Schneider purchased his first truck. 80 years later, his company is one of the most respected in the industry. Schneider … read more

RoadPro Sponsors Mother’s Day Truck Convoy

Jessica Holt

RoadPro Family of Brands recently announced its sponsorship of the 26th Annual Mother’s Day Truck Convoy with a total of 400 trucks that will take place in Lancaster County, Pa. on May 10. This is the fundraiser for Make-A-Wish Philadelphia, Northern Delaware and Susquehanna Valley. This life … read more

Navajo Express Honored at CMCA Safety Awards

Jessica Holt

Navajo Express was honored at the 2015 Colorado Motor Carriers Association (CMCA) Safety Awards banquet for their superior safety efforts during 2014. The company was awarded the Grand Trophy for Most Improved Fleet. This award is given to the carrier that has the highest percentage drop in accident… read more

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