In honor of Women’s History Month in March, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) recognized several women who are forging new roads in the trucking industry. Amber Edmondson, president, CEO and co-owner of Trailiner Corp., is one of those women. In 1999, Edmondson’s grandfather, who founded the Springfield, Missouri-based refrigerated truckload carrier, encouraged her to join […]
In honor of Women’s History Month in March, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) recognized several women who are forging new roads in the trucking industry. Erica Denney, director of sales for Denney Transport, is one of those women. Even though her family owned a trucking company, working in the industry was not something Denney planned […]
In honor of Black History Month (February), Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) shone a light on trucking professionals who have a proven record of dedication to safety and a love for the industry. Read More.
The Trucker features the four TAT Ambassadors from TMAF’s Human Trafficking series as the main feature in their print edition.
Since I was a kid, I’ve always been fascinated by the open road. It had such a significant impact on me that I decided to make trucking my career. For over 21 years, I’ve been proud to be part of an essential industry. But my current load gives me an especially strong sense of pride. Read […]
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)
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.
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 […]
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 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.
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 […]
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.