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Driver of the Year says he was born to run

February 4, 2019 by John Smith

ROGERSVILLE, N.B. – After 41 years on the road, Jean-Claude Robichaud of Atlantic Pacific Transport earned one of the greatest accolades a long-time driver can dream of: the CTA/Volvo Trucks Canada National Driver of the Year Award.

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2016 MTA Driver of the Year: Roger Maltman

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson

Bison’s Roger Maltman named 2016 Manitoba Driver of the Year

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2016 AMTA Driver of the Year: Vern Stratton

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson

Long-time Bison driver, Vern Stratton, named Alberta’s 2016 Driver of the Year

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2016 APTA Driver of the Year: Damien Toner

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson
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2016 BCTA Driver of the Year: Randy Kuryk

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson

Randy Kuryk named BC’s 2016 driver of the Year.

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2017 AMTA Driver of the Year: John Robinson

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson
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2017 BCTA Driver of the Year: Kelly Ryan

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson
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2017 MTA Driver of the Year: Ron Rodych

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson
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2017 STA Driver of the Year: Kristin Finch

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson
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2017 APTA Driver of the Year: Jean-Claude Robichaud

December 15, 2017 by Dan Robinson
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Macintyre is first woman named OTA’s top driver

November 10, 2017 by John Smith

TORONTO, ON – Karin Macintyre was once told she was the 5,000th woman in Canada to hold a commercial driver’s licence. Now she’s the first woman to be named Volvo Trucks – Ontario Trucking Association Driver of the Year.

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Bison driver named TCA Company Driver of the Year

March 29, 2017 by sehui

NASHVILLE, TN – The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) named its company driver and owner-operator of the year awards at the TCA’s annual convention in Nashville, Tennessee, on Tuesday evening.
Bison Transport driver, Murray Manuliak was awarded with the TCA’s Company Driver of the Year award during its annual awards reception.

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OTA seeking hero, top driver

March 28, 2017 by John Smith

TORONTO, ON – The Ontario Trucking Association is looking for nominees for 2017 Volvo Trucks/OTA Ontario Truck Driver of the Year and the Bridgestone/OTA Truck Hero Award.

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Bradley, drivers honored during OTA gala

November 14, 2016 by John Smith

TORONTO, ON – The Ontario Trucking Association (OTA) honored leading drivers and its Chief Executive Officer during emotional presentations at the group’s annual convention on Thursday night.

A tearful Bradley, who retires from his executive role at the end of 2017, was clearly shocked when presented the annual OTA/Shaw Tracking Service to Industry Award.

“I picked this year’s winner and it wasn’t supposed to be me,” Bradley said with a laugh, after an emotional video retrospective. Family members and past chairmen representing several decades of association work joined him on stage in the surprise tribute.

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Canadian Freightways veteran earns top trucker status

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

VICTORIA — Adament that his equipment is always in top working order, John Beeler has racked up more than 3.75 million kilometres without a preventable accident or injury.