Georgia trucker honored for five million accident-free miles

This week, Pilot Flying J announced a new competition that celebrates the American truck driver.  

Road Warrior is a new contest that is open to drivers in North America who “go the extra mile.”

Anyone can nominate a Road Warrior, and drivers can nominate themselves.  Nominees and winners will be featured on the Road Warrior website.  Daily Road Warriors will receive a prize package that includes a Road Warrior T-shirt, My Rewards points and other items.

The ultimate Road Warrior will be awarded $10,000!

“Road Warriors are drivers who go the extra mile,” said Anne LeZotte, Pilot Flying J Communications Manager. “We want to recognize the hard work, dedication and determination of professional drivers. This is our way of showing them that we greatly appreciate their efforts and thanking them for all they do for our economy.”

“Professional drivers transport more than 65 percent of all U.S. freight annually,” said LeZotte. “We’re excited to recognize and honor these unsung heroes for all they do and the sacrifices they make every day.”

Voting is open and you Road Warriors can be nominated through October 31, 2014.

To nominate a Road Warrior, or to find out more about the new program, visit www.roadwarrior.pilotflyingj.com.

About Pilot Flying J
Pilot Flying J, the largest operator of travel centers and travel plazas inNorth America, is committed to making life better for professional drivers.Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., Pilot Flying J has more than 650 retail locations. The Pilot Flying J network provides drivers with access to more than 65,000 parking spaces for trucks, 4,400 showers and 4,000 diesel lanes, with more than 3,900 offering DEF at the pump. Pilot Flying J subsidiary Pilot Logistics Services is one of the fastest growing independent energy logistics companies in North America. Together, Pilot Flying J and Pilot Logistic Services employ more than 24,000 people. Pilot Flying J is currently ranked No. 7 on Forbes’ list of America’s Largest Private Companies. Visit www.pilotflyingj.com for more information.