Transport America recently announced its January 2007 Drivers of the Month. The drivers were recognized for their outstanding service to Transport America and its customers during the month of January. The drivers will be presented their awards in a formal presentation at the company’s headquarters in Eagan, Minn.
Professional drivers are David Cole, with Transport America for four months; Tim and Cheryl Nicewonger, with Transport America for 12 years; and David Lloyd, with Transport America for 18 years.
Professional contractors are Emmanuel Agbale, a professional driver instructor active on numerous boards, and a previous Driver of the Month, Driver of the Year and Million Mile Safety Award recipient, with Transport America for two years; Samuel Geda, with Transport America for two years; and Perry Christophel, with Transport America for 15 years.
“Given the criteria, being selected as Driver of the Month is quite an accomplishment,” says Barry Mundt, director of fleet operations. Selection criteria include on-time customer service, safety and working percentage.