Gordon Trucking News, Events and Trucking Blog

David Christenson Honored as GTI's Driver of the Month for December

Posted by Brett Terchila on Jan 23, 2016 12:46:31 PM

Gordon Trucking is pleased to recognize David Christenson as our Driver of the Month for December, and our 12th for 2015.  David began his professional driving career with GTI as a trainee in 2009 after a 22 year career in furniture repair. He decided early on to be a successful over the road truck driver. David told us, “I committed myself to driving and try to be the best driver I can be.”

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Topics: Driver of the Month

Daniel Boling Wins Driver of the Month for November at Gordon Trucking

Posted by Brett Terchila on Dec 15, 2015 6:45:52 PM

Gordon Trucking is pleased to recognize Daniel Boling as our Driver of the Month for November, and our 11th for 2015.  Daniel has been with GTI for almost 4 years but has been a professional driver for 30 years.  Even with all his time behind the wheel Daniel looks upon everyday as a new learning experience and an opportunity to help others.

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Melanio Alfaro Named as GTI's Driver of the Month for October

Posted by Brett Terchila on Nov 23, 2015 1:42:00 PM

Gordon Trucking is proud to introduce Melanio Alfaro as our Driver of the Month for October, and our 10th for 2015. He has been with GTI for 3 years and has spent over 15 years behind the wheel taking care of customers and challenging himself to be better tomorrow than he was today.

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Brian Blaylock Honored as GTI's Driver of the Month for September

Posted by Brett Terchila on Oct 25, 2015 9:27:00 PM

Gordon Trucking would like to recognize Brian Blaylock as our Driver of the Month for September, and our 8th for 2015. He has been with GTI for a year and a half and has 17 total years of driving under his belt.

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Vincente Chavez honored as GTI's Driver of the Month for August

Posted by Corporate Communications on Sep 23, 2015 11:29:00 AM

Gordon Trucking would like to recognize Vicente “Vince” Chavez as our August Driver of the Month, and our seventh for 2015. He has spent 2.5 years with GTI and has been driving a total of 3 years.

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Veer Singh honored as GTI's Driver of the Month for July

Posted by Ben Orvold on Aug 14, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Gordon Trucking would like to recognize Veer Singh as our July Driver of the Month.  Veer started his driving career at GTI and has been with us for 5 and a half years.  He drives on our NCL Fleet running from Northern California to Wheeler Ridge and back.

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Topics: News, Award, Professional Truck Driver, Driver of the Month

Edward Cruz honored as GTI's Driver of the Month for June

Posted by Ben Orvold on Jul 16, 2015 9:40:00 AM

Gordon Trucking would like to recognize Edward Cruz as our June Driver of the Month.  Ed has been with GTI for over five and half years.  Before driving, he was a custom glass installer.  Ed is currently on the Southwest Regional Fleet and runs through California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, and Colorado.

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Topics: News, Award, Professional Truck Driver, Driver of the Month

Latest Academy Class Adds Five to GTI’s Driver Trainer Roster

Posted by Scott Rayburn on Jul 1, 2015 6:00:00 AM

Five GTI drivers became the company’s latest Certified Driver Trainers following June’s three-day Driver Trainer Academy in Lathrop, Calif.

Completing a Driver Trainer Academy certification program were Balvir Bassi, Jeffrey Freeman, Charles “Chuck” Pitman, Gregory Stefonek and William Segovia.

Bassi is a Southwest Regional fleet driver dispatched out of Phoenix, Ariz., who resides near Sacramento, Calif. Freeman is a Georgia Pacific (GP) fleet driver who resides near Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. Segovia is a GP fleet driver from Medford, Ore. Pitman is a Northern California local driver operating out of Lathrop, and Stefonek is a Midwest local driver based in Green Bay, Wisc.

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Topics: News, Professional Truck Driver, Truck Driving Jobs

Louis Ekler honored as GTI's Driver of the Month for May

Posted by Ben Orvold on Jun 10, 2015 7:00:00 AM

Gordon Trucking would like to recognize Louis Ekler as our May Driver of the Month.  Louis has been with GTI for a little over a year.  He started his driving career back in 1978 hauling tankers around California.  During a brief hiatus from trucking in 1985, he worked as an aircraft mechanic in Palmdale, CA for Rockwell International.  In 2001, Louis bought his own truck which he owned and operated for 14 years and was hauling rock and sand for construction sites in the Bay area.

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Topics: News, Award, Professional Truck Driver, Driver of the Month

Road Check Week Is Just Around the Corner!

Posted by Emily Lawrence on May 29, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Road check week is a dedicated period of 72 hours emphasizing compliance, enforcement and safety.  During this time, scales that are normally closed at night may be open.  Drivers should be on alert and pay special attention to all scales and checkpoints.

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Topics: News, Professional Truck Driver, Safety