TMAF

Business, Safety

TMAF Celebrates Five Years of Enhancing Trucking’s Image

TMAF Burch (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. ­— A new poll has confirmed that a campaign to improve trucking’s image has been successful in nudging public perception toward a more positive image over the past five years, leaders of Trucking Moves America Forward said at a March 28 news conference here.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
March 28, 2019
Business, Safety

Trucking Moves America Forward Celebrates $1.1 Mln. in 2017 Donations

Burch Burch at 2017 MCE by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

An industrywide effort to promote a positive image for trucking raised $1.1 million in donations in 2017, the group’s leadership said at a March 14 news conference.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
March 14, 2018
Safety

Meet Safety Sammy, Trucking’s Newest Mascot

Safety Sammy NTDC Safety Sammy at NTDC (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

“Safety Sammy” is the official name of the trucking industry’s newest mascot, the chairman of American Trucking Associations announced over the weekend at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
August 28, 2017
Business, Safety

TMAF Mascot’s Name to Be Announced Aug. 26

TMAF mascot John Sommers II for Transport Topics

The Trucking Moves America Forward mascot will be revealed Aug. 26 at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
August 18, 2017
TCA

Trucking Industry Introduces Mascot, Calls for Name Submissions

Trucking Moves America Forward

Trucking Moves America Forward introduced its newest member, the trucking industry's mascot, on May 18.

Cortney Roark | Knoxville (Tenn.) News-Sentinel
May 22, 2017
Special Coverage, Business

TMAF Touts New Trailer Wraps, Rapid Growth

Barna, Hamilton by John Sommers II for TT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Officials of the Trucking Moves America Forward image movement unveiled new images for its growing trailer-wrap program as well as a new video series and reported rapid growth in online subscribers and Facebook followers.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
March 24, 2017
Business

Industry Advocate, Trucking Moves America Forward, Continues Image Work

John Sommers II for TT

Trucking Moves America Forward won a nomination for a public relations award and is expanding its offering of trailer wraps, the group’s officers said in a Dec. 6 press conference.

Transport Topics
December 6, 2016
Business

Trucking’s Image Campaign Earns National Recognition

The trucking industry’s message campaign of safety and reliability is connecting with the public in a big way, and a national firm has recognized that.

Transport Topics
August 18, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

TMAF Reaches Trailer-Wrap Goal, Touts Growing Success of Image Movement

Burch by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Officials with the Trucking Moves America Forward image movement said they have surpassed their goal of getting 100 specially designed trailer wraps on the road.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
March 31, 2016
Business

TMAF Opens Online Shop With Branded Items

Trucking Moves America Forward has opened an online store, SHOP TMAF, as a next step in an extension of the industrywide image and education movement’s awareness and branding goals.

Transport Topics
November 24, 2015

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