Western Flyer Express President Rodney Timms Retires

Western Flyer Express announced President Rodney Timms retired effective Dec. 31.

January 26, 2021
Business, Top 100

Daseke CEO Chris Easter Retires

Don Daseke and Chris Easter Chris Easter (right) with Daseke founder Don Daseke in 2019. (Daseke)

Daseke Inc. announced that Chris Easter has retired as CEO and as a member of the board of directors.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 5, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

Study: Training Helps Younger Drivers Stay as Safe as Those Retiring

Student driver in truck with trainer A student trains behind the wheel with his instructor. The VTTI study found “no safety-based reason not to use younger drivers when structured training, mentoring and coaching systems are in place.” (Roadmaster Drivers School)

A study commissioned by FMCSA found "no safety-based reason not to use younger drivers" to help fill the void left by retiring older drivers.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
July 16, 2020
Government, Business, Equipment

Trucking Lobbyist Mike Riley — Still Laughing, Not Quite Retired

One of the most colorful characters at the Connecticut state Capitol for more than 20 years has been Mike Riley, the chief lobbyist for the state's trucking association.

Christopher Keating | The Hartford (Conn.) Courant
June 7, 2016
Business, Equipment

Dupré Logistics President Tom Voelkel to Retire March 31

Tom Voelkel, photo by Dupré Logistics

Tom Voelkel, president and chief commercial officer for Dupré Logistics, will retire March 31 after 33 years with the company.

March 29, 2016
Business, Equipment

Ohio Trucking Association’s Davis to Retire After 13 Years as Group’s Executive Director

Larry Davis, executive director of the Ohio Trucking Association, said he will retire in January after 13 years at the helm.

September 16, 2013
Business, Equipment

Campbell to Depart California Trucking Assn.

Mike Campbell, who has led the California Trucking Association for eight years, will retire from the organization as soon as it picks his successor, the group announced late last month.

July 8, 2013
Business, Equipment

California Trucking Association CEO to Retire

California Trucking Association CEO Michael Campbell said he will retire as soon as his successor is selected.

June 25, 2013