(Fort Dodge, Iowa) - Decker Truck Line, Inc. is pleased to announce that Jason Ring and David Maklenburg have been chosen as the company's August 2012 Drivers of the Month.
Jason Ring was selected as Driver of the Month in the Reefer-Van Division. Ring was nominated by his fleet manager, Gary Northrup, who said, "Jason has been a real pleasure to work with. He will do anything I need done, takes very good care of his truck, and will go anywhere anytime. He is a real asset to DTL." Ring has driver for Decker for 3 1/2 years.
David Maklenburg was chosen as the Flatbed Division's Driver of the Month.
Maklenburg's fleet manager, Jerry Chapman says, "Dave does a great job. He is very easy to work with and is always on time." Maklenburg has driven for Decker for two years.
In addition to winning a Decker gift certificate, both of these drivers will now be eligible to compete for Driver/Owner-Operator of the Year. This year-end recognition of one driver from each division brings a 1-cent-per-mile pay increase for twelve months.
Decker's Drivers of the Month are selected by their fleet managers based on overall performance within all areas of the company, including operational productivity, safety record, maintenance/care of equipment, payroll, billing and customer service.
Founded in 1931, Decker Truck Line, Inc. is a diversified carrier, transporting flatbed, refrigerated and dry van freight to the 48 contiguous states and seven Canadian provinces.