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Averitt Named Top Workplace for Women In Transportation

November 7, 2018

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Averitt Express has been named a "Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation" by the Women In Trucking  (WIT) Association. The honor recognizes companies in the transportation and logistics industry that embody a corporate culture that is supportive of gender diversity. 

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Topics: Recruiting, Awards, Drivers

October 2018 Averitt Associate Service & Safety Milestones

November 1, 2018

Each month, more and more Averitt associates are making major career milestones. From joining the ranks of our Over 20 Team to meeting safe driving accomplishments, these associates have played a major role in driving our company forward. 

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Topics: Associates

Averitt Recognized As Great Supply Chain Partner of 2018

October 29, 2018

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — SupplyChainBrain, an online publication of supply chain news and information, has recognized Averitt in its 100 Great Supply Chain Partners of 2018 list.

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Topics: Awards

Averitt Express Launches New OJT Diesel Mechanic Program for Veterans And Family

October 23, 2018

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Averitt Express, a Tennessee-based transportation company, has always supported military veterans as they transition to civilian careers and now, the company is excited to announce its new on-the-job training (OJT) diesel mechanic program for veterans and family members with Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits. This OJT program is part of Averitt’s commitment to hiring 1,200 additional veterans by 2020, adding to the hundreds of  veterans the company currently employs.

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Topics: Recruiting

TDEC And TDOT Recognize Averitt Express With Sustainable Transportation Award

September 26, 2018

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), named Averitt Express as a winner of its 2018 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards.

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Topics: Awards, Environment

Averitt Makes InBound Logistics' 2018 Top 100 Trucker List

September 25, 2018

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — InBound Logistics, a leading transportation industry publication, has recognized Averitt Express as a Top 100 Trucker for 2018.

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Topics: Awards

August 2018 Averitt Associate service & Safety Milestones

August 31, 2018

Each month, more and more Averitt associates are making major career milestones. From joining the ranks of our Over 20 Team to meeting safe driving accomplishments, these associates have played a major role in driving our company forward. 

 

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Topics: Associates

Averitt Recognized For Quality Service By Shippers For 20th Consecutive Year

August 29, 2018

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Readers of Logistics Management magazine have recognized Averitt Express as a top transportation provider in the publication’s Quest for Quality Awards.

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Topics: Awards

Averitt Enhances Mileage Rate For Regional Drivers

June 7, 2018

Averitt Express recently announced pay enhancements for newly hired regional truckload drivers.

Experienced over-the-road driving associates will now start at 46 cents per mile. For drivers with less than six months of experience, this rate will begin after they complete one of Averitt’s training programs.

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Topics: Drivers

Honoring Veterans And The Fallen With The Wall That Heals

June 1, 2018

Our commitment to veterans is one of the reasons we’re proud to be a sponsor of “The Wall That Heals,” a traveling 375-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Wall. The wall honors the more than 3 million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed Forces in the Vietnam War, and it bears the names of the more than 58,000 men and women who lost their lives there.

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Topics: Veterans

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