AWARD WINNERS – 2018
DURING THE TRUCK DRIVING CHAMPIONSHIP, TTA HONORED TIM CHELETTE WITH THE DRIVER OF THE YEAR AWARD.
The 2018 Driver of the Year Award was presented to Tim Chelette,
Big G Express, Inc., at the TDC Banquet Saturday evening, April 28th. Tim took home the $500 cash prize, a gold watch, and a plaque in recognition of his 16 year, 1.9 million safe mile driving career. Tim will be going on to compete against other states’ drivers for the National ATA Driver of the Year Award.
DURING THE 88TH ANNUAL CONVENTION, TTA HONORED PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY WITH SEVERAL AWARDS
Kelvin Gashaw, Titan Transfer, Inc. was named the 2018 recipient of the Hugh Galbreath Award for Safety Professional of the Year. Lynell Elmore, Averitt Express, Inc. was named Maintenance Professional of the Year, and Troy Dickens, Rush Truck Center – Nashville, received the Allied Professional of the Year Award. Englander Transportation, Inc. was named Grand Champion of the Tennessee Trucking Association’s Fleet Safety Contest. (See all the Fleet Safety Contest winners below).
TTA honored its Clean Diesel Award winners for 2018:
Averitt Express, Inc., M&W Transportation Co., Inc., TCW, Inc., and Titan Transfer, Inc.
2018 FLEET SAFETY AWARD WINNERS – GRAND CHAMPION
Englander Transportation, Inc.
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