Transport America has announced its August 2006 Drivers of the Month. The drivers were recognized for their outstanding service to the carrier and its customers during the month of August. Each driver will be presented their award in a formal presentation at Transport America headquarters in Eagan, Minn.
Company drivers are Henry Woods, with Transport America for six months; William Piktel, a previous Driver of the Month recipient, driver instructor and member of the Driver Instructor Review Board, with Transport America for 10 years; and David Stanley, with Transport America for four years.
Professional contractors are Steven Levine, with Transport America for six years; George Carney, with Transport America for two years; and Edward Eason, a recipient of multiple safety awards, with Transport America for nine years.
“Given the criteria, being selected as Driver of the Month is quite an accomplishment,” says Barry Mundt, director of fleet operations. “The company drivers and contractors recognized this month represent top performers at Transport America for the month of August. The selection criteria for Driver of the Month include on-time customer service, safety and working percentage.”