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ATA Begins Final Round of America’s Road Team Selection

ATA Begins Final Round of America’s Road Team Selection

| January 18, 2022

34 Hopefuls Combine for 75 Million Safe Miles and 923 Years of Service Selection is underway for the 2022-2023 edition of America’s Road Team, the American Trucking Associations’ elite team of trucking industry ambassadors.  “We’re excited to host the best of the best in the trucking industry this week as we narrow down to the […]

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OOIDA remains concerned about the under-21 Apprenticeship Pilot Program (APP) that will allow younger drivers to operate in interstate commerce

OOIDA remains concerned about the under-21 Apprenticeship Pilot Program (APP) that will allow younger drivers to operate in interstate commerce

| January 18, 2022

OOIDA filed these comments to the FMCSA regarding the apprenticeship program The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) is the largest trade associationrepresenting the views of small-business truckers and professional truck drivers. OOIDA has over150,000 members located in all fifty states that collectively own and operate more than 240,000individual heavy-duty trucks. OOIDA’s mission is to promote […]

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Chicago-based CDL1000 third-party logistics company planning to hire 200 employees by Q2 2022

Chicago-based CDL1000 third-party logistics company planning to hire 200 employees by Q2 2022

| January 18, 2022

CDL 1000 Appoints Former Uber Executive Andrew Greco as Global Director of Carrier Procurement CDL 1000, a leading technology and third-party logistics company, announced former Uber Freight executive Andrew Greco’s appointment as its Global Director of Carrier Procurement. In this role, Greco will bring the innovative mindset of Uber’s operating procedures and creative solutions to the shipping and […]

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Ascend Announces Launch As Dry Van, Full Truckload Carrier Joins Forces with Milan Supply Chain Solutions and J&B Services

Ascend Announces Launch As Dry Van, Full Truckload Carrier Joins Forces with Milan Supply Chain Solutions and J&B Services

| January 12, 2022

30-year industry veteran Michael McLary named CEO Ascend announced its launch as a dry van, full truckload carrier that brings high-performance service and reliability to the rapidly expanding middle-mile market. Ascend and its affiliates will focus on the customers’ needs in the retail, fast-moving consumer goods, packaging, and industrial supply sectors with exacting service requirements. […]

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John Holbeck Named CFO of Epika Fleet Services, Inc.

John Holbeck Named CFO of Epika Fleet Services, Inc.

| January 4, 2022

Epika is a network of mobile and in-shop preventative maintenance service centers focused on commercial fleets across the country Epika Fleet Services, a leader in commercial fleet maintenance services, is pleased to announce that John Holbeck has been named Chief Financial Officer. As Chief Financial Officer, John will lead Financial Planning & Analysis, Accounting, Treasury and Tax […]

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Women In Trucking Association Announces its January 2022 Member of the Month

Women In Trucking Association Announces its January 2022 Member of the Month

| January 4, 2022

Aldijana bought her first truck as a side job and became an owner-operator The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has announced Aldijana Miljkovic as its January 2022 Member of the Month. She is the owner of Lina Express, Inc., a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) certified trucking company located in the Chicago area. Aldijana started her […]

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