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Day & Ross execs run the Boston Marathon

May 1, 2018 by elizabeth

It’s a run-derful life for Doug Tingley and Joel Clarke-Ames

HARTLAND, N.B. – Most drivers wouldn’t call the trip from New Brunswick to Boston extensive, but for runners getting there it can be a long haul.

The world’s oldest annual marathon played host this year to two executives from Day & Ross – president Day & Ross Freight, Doug Tingley, and director of operations Day & Ross supply chain and trade networks, Joel Clarke-Ames.

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Orr named senior VP at CFI

August 15, 2017 by John Smith

JOPLIN, MO – TFI International’s CFI truckload division has named Greg Orr as senior vice president – sales and operations, in a role that has him reporting to CFI president Tim Staroba.

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Execs learn Olympian lessons at convention

November 13, 2016 by John Smith

TORONTO, ON – Leadership skills are universal. There are plenty of lessons to be learned outside the trucking industry itself. And in the midst of the Ontario Trucking Association’s annual convention, executives had the chance to hear guidance from experts ranging from a “Dragon” to a six-time Olympic medalist.

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Women discuss ways to advance transportation careers

June 14, 2016 by John Smith

TORONTO, ON – Female executives from Canada’s transportation industry — and even the former president of Home Depot Canada — joined together at a Toronto Transportation Club luncheon on June 14 to discuss ways that women can move forward in their careers. But the messages about networking and standing up to be counted were seen to be just as important for businesses as the individual employees.

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Low oil? Struggling fleet? Think positive, says speaker

May 2, 2016 by John Smith

BANFF, AB — There is plenty of bad news to report. Alberta fleets can cite low oil prices and a lagging economy as just two examples. But Chris Cummins – a speaker who specializes in sales, leadership and personal development — told members of the Alberta Motor Transport Association that they have the power to change things. It involves a positive attitude.

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Series Aims to Improve Work, Home Life

August 5, 2015 by sehui

ETOBICOKE, ON – A “lunch and learn” series of that aims to improve your communications skills as a leader in trucking, better your responses to pressure situations and even improve home and work life is set begin next month.

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Managing tires: the 5,000-foot approach

April 16, 2015 by TEONA Baetu

TORONTO — Micro managing tires can wear you out. And cost more than it’s worth. Try this system instead.

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Paccar Shuffles Management Team

December 2, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

TORONTO- Truck maker Paccar has named Brad Bowering, Peterbilt’s national accounts manager for Canada.

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Will You Be Among Canada’s Top Fleets to Work for in 2015?

December 2, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

OTTAWA, ON – Trucking HR Canada is now accepting applications for the 2nd-annual Top Fleet Employers program, recognizing fleets with the best workplaces in Canada’s trucking industry.

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ISO PRINCIPLES FOR TRUCKING

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

A book that managers of truck fleets large and small need to read.

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ISO PRINCIPLES FOR TRUCKING

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

A book that managers of truck fleets large and small need to read.