Guy Welton, vice president of operations, recently hosted the 1st Quarter Associate Recognition Ceremony. Seven professional drivers received awards for the achievement of 2 million safe driving miles and one professional driver received an award for the incredible milestone of 4 million safe driving miles. Collectively, these drivers have an impressive 191 years of dedicated service to Werner Enterprises. Werner currently has 157 drivers who have reached two million safe driving miles and two drivers who have achieved 4 million safe driving miles.
The recipients awarded for 2 million safe driving miles were as follows:
- Jerry Almon of Martin, Ga.
- Patrick Inman of Omaha, Neb.
- William McCoy of Tiptonville, Tenn.
- Jack Mock of Findlay, Ohio
- Robert Shuffield of Farmington, Utah
- Richard Wagner of Laurel, Del.
- Otis Williams of Louisville, Miss.
The 4 million safe driving miles award was given to Ben Hein of Fairbury, NE.
Congratulations to all of these award winners and their families. Each milestone award is exemplary of the commitment to putting safety first every day. We proudly honor and thank these drivers for keeping our roads safe.