Heartland Express Inc. has been recognized by Walmart as the 2011 Sam’s Carrier of the Year. Walmart has recognized Heartland in each of the past five years with a service award.
“For the largest company in the world to recognize Heartland Express as the best says so much about the dedication and effort of the people in our company, especially our drivers,” says Michael Gerdin, president and chief executive officer of the North Liberty, Iowa-based company. “It takes everyone working together to achieve this high level of success. We appreciate, value and thank our partners at Walmart for this award.”