During the September 26 Board of Directors meeting at the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) Truckload 2021: Las Vegas convention, 31 member companies were recognized for their long-standing commitment and contributions to the Association.
Membership Committee Chairman and Garner Trucking’s Director of Operations Tim Chrulski, along with the committee’s Vice Chair and Locomation, Inc.’s Chief Commercial Officer Glynn Spangenberg, congratulated the members for their loyalty.
“The knowledge our Ambassador Club companies have contributed over the years is what has made this association such a valuable asset to the truckload community,” said Chrulski.
Spangenberg echoed Chrulski’s sentiments.
“Their combined experience in truckload has created the foundation for this Association and is leading truckload into the future. These companies are the lifeblood of our Association and we’re grateful for their support,” Spangenberg said.
Ten companies were newly inducted into TCA’s prestigious Ambassador Club for reaching 25 years of membership and received Ambassador Club plaques. They include:
- FirstExpress, Inc. — Nashville, Tennessee
- FTC Transportation, Inc. — Oklahoma City
- Metro Xpress — Wichita, Kansas
- Pottle’s Transportation, LLC — Hermon, Maine
- RSD Transportation — White River Junction, Vermont
- Sage Corporation — Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
- Sharp Transport, Inc. — Ethridge, Tennessee
- Transflo — Tampa, Florida
- Truline Corporation — Las Vegas
- Watt & Stewart Commodities, Inc. — Claresholm, Alberta, Canada
Additionally, Craig Transportation Co., based in Perrysburg, Ohio, was recognized for its 80 years of membership with TCA.
Also during the meeting, three companies — Cresco Lines, Inc., of Phoenix, Illinois; Diamond Transportation System, Inc., of Racine, Wisconsin; and DSV Road Transport, Inc., of Missoula, Montana — were presented with crystal globes for achieving 50 years of membership.
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