Onfreight's Ondejko named OTA chairman
TORONTO, ON — Onfreight Logistics' president Steve Ondejko has been named chairman of the Ontario Trucking Association for the 2016-18 term.
The announcement came at the OTA’s 90th annual general meeting on Nov. 9.
“I learned a lot from my previous employers and owners,” Ondejko said in a statement released by the OTA. He added: “We have a great association, with a great history of representing the industry and so many great leaders. I have learned a lot over the years.”
Ondejko replaces outgoing chairman Scott Tilley.
Ondejko is also a member of the Windsor-Essex Chamber of Commerce and a board member of charity group Trucks for Change.
OTA Members at Large for 2016-2018:
Michael Anderson, Don Anderson Haulage Limited
Mark Aurig, Schneider Canada
Kevin Berry, Premier Bulk Systems
Dan Braatz, A Frederick-Thompson Company (FTI)
Mark Bylsma, Spring Creek Carriers Inc.
Sandro Caccaro, VersaCold Logistics Services
Mike Campbell, Hydman Transport Ltd.
David Carruth, One For Freight
Eric Carusi, Transpro Freight Systems
Doug Coleman, Doug Coleman Trucking
Adam Cooney, Cooney Bulk Sales Limited
Wayne Cooney, Cooney Transit Inc.
Paul Cooper, SLH Transport Inc.
Larry Cox, Polaris Transportation Group
Marilyn Daniel, Titanium
Ron Eadie, Double D Transport Inc.
Wendell Erb, Erb Group of Companies
Genevieve Gagnon, XTL Transport Inc.
Karine Goyette, C.A.T. Inc.
Gord Grant, Grant’s Transport Limited
Rob Haggarty, International Truckload Services Inc.
Jeff Hall, J&R Hall Transport Inc.
Margaret Hogg, J.G. Drapeau Transport Limited
Geoffrey Joseph, Joseph Haulage Canada Corp.
John Kingma, Empire Transportation Ltd.
Trevor Kurtz, Brian Kurtz Trucking
Lance LePage, Harland Veinotte Ltd.
Joe Lombardo, Purolator Inc.
Hugh Loomans, Sylvite
Norm Mackie, Mackie Moving Group
Alex MacKinnon, MacKinnon Transport Inc.
Kulwant Mann, Autobahn Freight Lines Ltd.
Ron Martin, Bridgeland Terminals Limited
Louisa McAlpine, Snowbird Transportation Systems Ltd.
Robert McDonald, Apps Transport Group
John McKevitt, McKevitt Trucking Ltd.
Natalie Meyers, Meyers Transport Ltd.
Rob Morrice, Morrice Transportation
Doug Munro, Maritime-Ontario Freight Lines Ltd.
Brian Murray, Day & Ross Freight
Scott Newby, Midland Transport Limited
Steve Ondejko, Onfreight Logistics
Rob O'Reilly, TransForce
Greg Palmer, Trans-Frt McNamara
Craig Rayner, United Parcel Service Canada Ltd.
Gregory Rumble, TransForce
Barry Schellenberg, Atlas Van Lines
Bill Shannon, Shandex Truck Ltd.
Gord Smith, Manitoulin Group of Companies
Mike Smith, TD Smith Transport
Norm Sneyd, Bison Transport Inc.
James Steed, Steed Standard Transport Limited
Chris Strank, F1 Freight Systems Inc.
Julie Tanguay, E.G Gray Transportation Ltd.
Vince Tarantini, Carmen Transportation Group
Kevin Tait, Gardewine
Ron Tepper, Fastfrate
Steve Thibert, Tibbs Transport Inc.
Jim Thomson, Thomson Terminals Limited
Ron Uloth, Rosedale Transport Ltd.
Scott Verspeeten, Verspeeten Cartage Limited
Glenn Weddel, Cam-Scott Transport Ltd.
Jim Wedge, FedEx Freight Canada
Ed Wiersma, Ed Wiersma Trucking Inc.
Brad Woodcock, Woodcock Brothers
Kirk Zavitz, Zavcor Trucking Limited
David Zavitz, Canada Cartage Limited Partnership
Dan Einwechter, Challenger Motor Freight Inc.
George Ledson, Cavalier Transportation Services Inc.
Bill MacKinnon, MacKinnon Transport Inc.
Mark Seymour, Kriska Transportation
Scott Smith, J.D. Smith and Sons Ltd.
Brian Taylor, Liberty Linehaul Inc.
Jeff Bryan, Jeff Bryan Transport Ltd.
Scott Tilley, Tandet Group
Team OTA Representative
Peter Currie, Volvo Trucks
Toronto Trucking Association
David Moore, General Cartage & Express Co. Ltd.