(Fort Dodge, Iowa) - Decker Truck Line, Inc. is pleased to announce that Michael Brown and Warren Erxleben have been chosen as the company's December 2012 Drivers of the Month.
Michael Brown was selected as Driver of the Month in the Reefer-Van Division. Brown was nominated by his fleet manager, Diane Turner, who said, "Michael is always cooperative, never complains, and is flexible with his dispatch. He communicates problems immediately and has never been late since I have been dispatching him." Brown has driven with Decker for 6 years.
Warren Erxleben was chosen as the Flatbed Division's Driver of the Month. His fleet manager, Jerry Chapman says, "Warren is a hard worker and will do about any load asked of him. He is on time and easy to work with." Erxleben has driven for Decker since 2005.
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.