The American Trucking Associations today announced that it is seeking nominations for the sixth annual Mike Russell “Good stuff” Trucking Image Award. The award honors those that creatively generate positive awareness of the trucking industry. This year’s award is sponsored by TMW Systems Inc.
“It is important to highlight trucking’s role as the backbone of the American economy,” said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. “Our industry is not only essential, but safe and sustainable. We are looking forward to this year’s nominations and recognizing those that promote our image year round.”
Submissions will be evaluated by an impartial panel of judges based on creativity, execution and reach/impact. All submissions must be submitted to the image campaign by September 28, 2012. Winners will be announced during ATA’s annual Management Conference & Exhibition Oct. 7-10 in Las Vegas, Nev.
“We are proud to be a part of the vital trucking industry, supporting its growth for almost three decades,” said David Wangler, President and CEO of TMW Systems, this year’s sponsor of the “Good stuff” Trucking Image Award. “It’s an honor to join the ATA in recognizing those who are helping raise awareness for the industry’s importance and its achievements.”
For a Mike Russell “Good stuff” Trucking Image Award nomination form, click here.
“Good stuff. Trucks Bring It” is an industry-wide campaign aimed at improving the image of trucking. By emphasizing the relevance of trucking to all aspects of American society, the image campaign presents the public with a positive, modern image of the professional driver and industry. Everything we use comes by truck. “Trucks Bring It” is how the industry informs the public of its importance.
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation’s freight. Follow ATA on Twitter or on Facebook. Good stuff. Trucks Bring It!
SOURCE American Trucking Associations