Industry News

The Trucker: TMAF promotes trucking

Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) is celebrating seven years of promoting the trucking industry and providing support and resources for people and organizations at all levels. Read more. (Pages 4-5)

Fleet Owner: Texas Trucking Association Foundation pledges $10,000 a year to TMAF

Texas Trucking Association Foundation (TXTA) is continuing its support of Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) and has pledged $10,000 each year over the next three years to support TMAF’s mission of promoting the economic contributions of the trucking industry. Read more.    

Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) Announces Continued Financial Support from Texas Trucking Association Foundation

TXTA Pledges $10,000 a year to Support TMAF’s Mission to Promote the Positive Image of Trucking Washington, D.C. – September 8, 2021 – Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF), the industry wide education and image movement, announced today the continued financial support of the Texas Trucking Association Foundation (TXTA), one of the largest trucking associations in […]

The Trucker: Trucking industry to be spotlighted at NASCAR events

The trucking industry will be front and center during the NASCAR Xfinity Series event at the Michigan International Speedway Saturday, Aug. 21, as well as at other NASCAR races during August and September. Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) will be a featured brand on the No. 1 Pilot Flying J Chevrolet, part of the JR […]

Trucking Industry Takes National Spotlight During Upcoming NASCAR Race

Trucking Moves America Forward and Industry Mascot to be Featured on The Pilot Flying J Chevrolet in NASCAR Race on August 21 Brooklyn, M.I. – August 10 – Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF), an education and image movement to bring awareness to the importance of the trucking industry, announced today it will be a featured brand […]

The Trucker: TMAF celebrates Flag Day by sharing stories of how trucking industry honors veterans

Each year on Flag Day, June 14, Americans recognize a longstanding symbol of the nation’s freedom — the U.S. flag. June 14 is also the birthday of the U.S. Army, a time to pay tribute to all military personnel and veterans. Earlier this year, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) asked industry members to share photos […]

Dayton Daily News: TMAF Co-chair says several job openings at his company:

Dayton trucking executive Kevin Burch said the industry struggles to find drivers of large trucks. The former president of the Dayton trucking firm Jet Express until it sold to Martin Transportation Systems, Burch is now vice president of sales and governmental affairs for Martin, based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Read more.

The Trucker: Women of Trucking: Renee Amar discovers rewarding role as industry advocate

In honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) recognizes the growing number of women who are supporting the trucking industry and working to keep America moving forward. After a career in policy and public affairs, which included jobs working for the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry and […]

The Trucker: Modern-day successes: Drivers’ achievements recognized by Trucking Moves America Forward during Black History Month

During Black History Month, TMAF is recognizing the achievements of truck drivers and trucking professionals for their modern-day successes in the trucking industry. Ericka Rountree and Herbert Holmes, both drivers with Dayton, Ohio-based MTS, are recognized as this year’s Black History Month Leaders who are helping to move America forward every day. Read More.

Transport Topics: Industry Professionals Recognized for Black History Month

Trucking Moves America Forward recognized eight industry professionals as Black History Month Leaders. They personify excellence in trucking and are being featured for their contributions to the industry. Read More.

The Trucker: Black History Month leaders: Driver Herbert Holmes believes in giving 110% to his career

During Black History Month, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) is recognizing the achievements of professional truck drivers for their modern-day successes in the trucking industry. Herbert Holmes, a driver for Dayton, Ohio-based MTS, is recognized as one of this year’s Black History Month Leaders who are helping to move America forward every day. Read More.

The Trucker: Black History Month leaders: Driver Ericka Rountree finds peace on the open road

During Black History Month, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) is recognizing the achievements of professional truck drivers for their modern-day successes in the trucking industry. Ericka Rountree a driver for Dayton, Ohio-based MTS, is recognized as one of this year’s Black History Month Leaders who are helping to move America forward every day. Read more.