(Fort Dodge, Iowa) - Decker Truck Line, Inc. is pleased to announce that William Howe and Ken Pilkington have been chosen as the company's February 2013 Drivers of the Month.
William Howe was selected as Driver of the Month in the Reefer-Van Division. Howe was nominated by his fleet manager, Greg Brown who said, "William communicates very well." Howe has driven for Decker since July, 2012.
Ken Pilkington was chosen as the Flatbed Division's Driver of the Month. His fleet manager, Keith Andrews says, "Ken is a dedicated driver and makes himself available to help out whenever he is needed. He runs hard and can be counted on to make deliveries on time." Pilkington has driven for Decker for 12 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.