Maverick Transportation announced Allen Barnes of Conyers, GA, as their Driver of the Month for April 2017. Barnes began his career at Maverick in February 2013.
“Allen, is a very hard working man who believes in doing things the right way,” said Fleet Manager Leroy Strickland. “He is always willing to help out whenever he is called. He is very calm and clearly understands what he is doing, from trip planning to how much detention pay he should be receiving.”
The Driver of the Month program is a high honor for specially-selected Maverick drivers. Every month Maverick recognizes a driver from the company's fleet who demonstrates exceptional commitment to their profession, while maintaining Maverick's standards of holding safety in the highest regard. At the end of the year, all Maverick employees vote from the twelve Driver of the Month honorees to select the Driver of the Year, which is announced the following January. As Driver of the Month, the recipient also serves as a voice of fellow drivers on the prestigious Driver Advisory Council, which meets with our leadership team on a quarterly basis.