Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics

TCA Discusses Leadership Transition, Presents Awards at Annual Conference

TCA Jim Ward speaks to attendees at the conference. (Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics)

LAS VEGAS — The Truckload Carriers Association moved forward with its leadership transition and recognized fleets’ efforts to provide a better workplace experience for their drivers at the group’s annual conference, convened March 19-22.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 23, 2022
Business, Fuel

TA Adds Location in Utah

TravelCenters of America in Meridian, Mississippi The TravelCenters of America in Meridian, Miss. (Gregg Sloan/Flickr)

TravelCenters of America Inc. plans to add a location in Salina, Utah, through a franchise agreement.

September 11, 2019
Business, Safety

TCA Registers Technician Program With Department of Labor

Travel Centers A TCA stop. (Russ MacNeil)

TravelCenters of America has registered its diesel technician apprenticeship program with the U.S. Department of Labor. At the successful completion of the training, the technician receives recognition by DOL as a journeyman diesel technician.

May 28, 2019

Dan Doran Named Chairman of Truckload Carriers Association

Dan Doran was named chairman of the Truckload Carriers Association for the 2018-2019 term at the group’s annual convention March 27 in Kissimmee, Fla.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
March 27, 2018

TCA Honors Highway Angel, Others

Sieczkarski (right) by Ari Ashe/Transport Topics

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Truckload Carriers Association handed out a number of awards at its 2017 conference to honor the heroes, top performing fleets and distinguished members of the association.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
March 31, 2017

John Lyboldt to Take Reins as TCA President; Auto Dealer Executive Succeeds Brad Bentley

Automotive executive John Lyboldt has been appointed president of Truckload Carriers Association, becoming the third leader of the education-focused group in the past 18 months.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
December 7, 2015

TCA Picks John Lyboldt as New President

The Truckload Carriers Association has selected John Lyboldt, a senior vice president at the National Automobile Dealers Association, as its new president.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
November 25, 2015
Special Coverage, Business

Trucking Industry Safety Coalition Achieves 2014 Fundraising Goal

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — After reaching its $1 million fundraising mark for 2014, an American Trucking Associations-led coalition that promotes the industry’s safety record plans to surpass that this year, a senior industry executive said at the Mid-America Trucking Show’s media day March 25.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
March 25, 2015

New TCA Chairman Keith Tuttle: Image Is Huge Issue For Industry

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Keith Tuttle, incoming chairman of the Truckload Carriers Association, believes his role comes with a mission to deliver to the industry and the American public the message about the good works, and successful outcomes, that truckers can achieve.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
March 11, 2015

Trucking Market 'Very Exciting,' Analyst John Larkin Tells TCA

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Trucking conditions are favorable this year due to tight capacity and could become even better in the next three years if demand grows and supply of drivers can’t keep pace, an industry analyst said.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
March 10, 2015