JULY 2011 DRIVER OF THE MONTH

James Patrick

July 2011

Maverick Transportation announced James Patrick of Downsville, LA, as their Driver of the Month for July 2011. Patrick has been with Maverick for over 4 years and has spent his entire career a professional truck driver at Maverick.

"James is an extremely motivated and proactive driver," said Fleet Manager Allen Watts. "He's always positive and professional."

The seventh recipient of twelve Drivers of the Month for 2011, Watts has proven himself a leader in the company's fleet with multiple safety awards.

"Maverick treats me like family and provides the safest equipment in the industry. This shows that they care about me as an employee," said Patrick, when asked what his favorite aspect of driving for Maverick is.

Every month Maverick recognizes a driver from the company's fleet who takes pride in his profession and the company, employs safety, and maintains Maverick standards in all they do.  Employees vote from the twelve Drivers of the Month and the Driver of the Year will be announced at the end of 2011.  As Driver of the Month, Patrick will also represent Maverick drivers on the prestigious Driver Advisory Council.

Formed in 1980, based in Little Rock, Arkansas, and operating over 1,200 units, Maverick provides OTR and dedicated service to the flatbed, glass, dry van, and temperature controlled transportation markets throughout North America. To learn more about driving opportunities available with Maverick Transportation call the recruiting department at 800-289-1100.