2016 Driver of the Month/Year Results:
*** DRIVER OF THE YEAR, PAUL NESSLERODT, DM BOWMAN ***
ROBERT HESS, UPS FREIGHT
15 years, 1.3 million miles
WHARTON MARKS, TERMINAL
39 years, 2.8 million miles
WILLARD NEARHOOF, PITT OHIO
40 years, 3 million miles
CHARLES DENNIS, PERDUE
25 years, 2 million miles
JAMES WALKE, INTERSTATE VAN LINES
45 years, 4 million miles
STANLEY SUTTON, GIANT FOOD
21 years, 1.3 million miles
LAWRENCE TISDALE, FORMAN, INC.
50.8 years, 3.9 million miles
RICHARD BATES, FARRUGGIO'S
36 years, 2.7 million miles
DANIEL CARTER, COWAN SYSTEMS
30 years, 3 million miles
JOHN CONNELL, CARROLL INDEPENDENT
37 years, 2.7 million miles
PAUL NESSLERODT, DM BOWMAN
40 years, 4.7 million miles
WILLIAM BODNAR, BALTIMORE GAS &
31 years, 1 million miles
RICHARD G. ANDERSON SAFETY DIRECTOR
DEAN YOCKEY, PITT OHIO
SAFETY MANAGEMENT COUNCIL'S
INSPECTOR OF THE YEARPrintable Copy
CVSI SUPERVISOR TIMOTHY FLUHARTY
2017 MMTA Oyster, Bull Roast, & Trade Show
February 16th, 2016
5:30 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Martin's West *** 6817 Dogwood Road, Baltimore, MD 21244
Order Tickets Online
RSVP: Kathy Norris at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-644-4600
BUY EARLY TO SAVE A SEAT! SPACE IS LIMITED TO 650! ***
Tickets purchased up to
Feb. 3 $50.00 (after Feb. 3 $55.00)
Table of 10 up
to Feb. 3: $475.00 (after Feb. 3: $525.00)
Reserved seating is ONLY provided for purchased tables of 10.
Trade Show Booth Pricing
up to Feb. 3: $400.00 (after February 3: $500.00)
Note: Electricity is $35.00 extra.
Trade Show: See the latest products and services at our vendor trade show!
Donations: Donations of door prizes are welcome!
Kuentz Named New Chairman of the Board
Jonathan Kuentz of Ross Contracting was elected 2016-2017 Chairman of the Board of Maryland Motor Truck Association at MMTA's annual meeting on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Kuentz succeeds outgoing Chairman Dennis Morgan of Cowan Systems.
Kuentz is the Director of Maintenance for Ross Contracting, a regional construction firm located in Mt. Airy, MD.
Thank You Conference Sponsors!
MMTA's annual conference is September 29. This event could not be held without the outstanding financial support we receive from our sponsors. We urge our members to consider these companies when making product and service decisions throughout the year.
|J.J. Keller & Associates
|Baltimore Potomac Truck
|Franklin & Prokopik
|Great West Casualty
|John W Ritter
|Richard B. Rudy
|The Pete Store
|Hale Trailer Brake & Wheel
|Ramar Moving Systems
|Schwartz, Metz & Wise, PA
The Selzer Company
|Towing & Recovery
Professionals of MD
|Town & Country Movers
MMTA has Moved!
After 59 years in Baltimore, Maryland Motor Truck Association recently moved to Columbia. Effective July 21, our new address is:
Maryland Motor Truck Association
9256 Bendix Road
Columbia, MD 21045
All other contact information (phone, fax) is the same.
2016 TDC & SUPERTECH WINNERS
TDC 2016 Overall Winners
Jimmy Carver, Collington Services
For a complete 2016 TDC winners list:
Mike Caylor, Ryder System
For a complete 2016 SUPERTECH list:
Caylor , Ryder Systems
Grapes, Beltway Companies
Porter, DM Bowman
Matunis, North American Trade Schools
Williams, North American Trade Schools
Quiles, North American Trade Schools
MMTA Continues to Grow!
With your help MMTA continues to meet its membership goals. We now are approaching almost 1,100 members. Please help us welcome our new members. To view new members who have joined the Association since July 1, 2015 download our printable list.
2016 MMTA Driver of the Month/Year
Congratulations to all the MMTA 2016 Drivers of the Month & Driver of the Year!
The combined records of the Drivers of the Month = 337 years and 21
million miles of safe driving!
This year’s Driver of the Year is Annette Womack from Giant Food.
Annette Womack, Giant Food:
- Has been driving for over 30 years, with 1.7 million accident free
miles in some of the most congested and difficult areas of Baltimore and
- Created a driver route book that is being published to help new
drivers get safely in and out of Giant’s 120 stores in the area.
- Started the "Transportation News”, a communication tool that
alerts transportation managers of safety issues at stores and distribution
- Visited 10 schools in the last year to share what she has seen
from behind the wheel with kids.
Driver of the Month Winners:
Joseph Garvin, ABF Freight Systems
Norman Beck, BGE
Kenneth Kelley, DM Bowman
David Brunner, Builders First Source
Kenneth Stiltner, Cowan Systems
James Yarbrough, Evan Transportation
Lawrence Tisdale, Forman, Inc.
Annette Womack, Giant Food
James Dupee, Interstate Van Lines
Michael Miltenberger, Pitt Ohio
Morris Schrum, Terminal Transportation Svcs.
Curtis Dennard, UPS Freight
Compliance & Drug/Alcohol Seminars
Make sure your company is in compliance with the various federal and state motor carrier safety regs. These seminars cover the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs), federal and state roadside inspections, drug and alcohol testing, drug and alcohol regulations, safety review procedures and more. All attendees receive a management edition of the FMCSRs and relevant handouts to the specific seminar.
$75 for MMTA members, $125 for non-members;
MMTA, 3000 Washington Blvd., Baltimore, MD;
8:30 a.m.- 12 noon; Training Dates:
Please call 410-644-4600 for the upcoming Fall schedule.
Save Money with E-ZPass
What's one great benefit of MMTA membership? All members may enroll in the E-ZPass electronic toll collection system to automate the passage of their trucks through toll facilities across Maryland, as well as other participating states such as Delaware, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
Members who enroll in E-ZPass through the Association receive a discount on their Maryland tolls that is greater than the rate a member can individually receive on its own if it enrolls in E-ZPass through the Transportation Authority (unless the member is receiving the maximum discount of 20%). The MMTA discount rates are based on a member's monthly tolls in Maryland only for 5+ axle vehicles and are as follows:
MD Monthly Tolls
$0 - $149
$150 - $1,999
$2,000 - $7,499
$7,500 or more
For those companies who have already enrolled in E-ZPass through the Transportation Authority - you can easily convert to MMTA's program and begin receiving increased toll discounts as well. There is no need to replace your transponders.
Stop paying too much in tolls! Now is the time to save money by enrolling in MMTA's E-ZPass program. Call MMTA for more information and to obtain an application today! You can also download a copy of the application and the terms and conditions by clicking on the links below.
MMTA E-ZPass Application
MMTA E-ZPass Terms and Conditions
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