2020 Driver of the Year Award
Oct 26, 2020
Autumn Transport is pleased to announce that Pneumatic Division driver Gene Johnson has been awarded the 2020 Driver of the Year Award.
“Congratulations Gene, on a well-deserved award. We truly appreciate all your hard work and dedication these past nine years, and look forward to many, many more! Thanks for all that you do.” - Pneumatic dispatcher Julie A.
Gene leased on with Autumn in November of 2011. During his time at Autumn Gene has worked in both the Liquid Tank and Pneumatic Tank Divisions. Gene has been an exemplary driver, exhibiting true professionalism in all he does and embodying all four of Autumn’s core values: integrity, service, leadership and family.
The Driver of the Year award is based on 5 criteria, as follows…
1. Longevity: Must have been contracted continuously for the last 36 months as of August 31st
2. Safety: Must have no violations on their roadside inspections in the prior 24 months
3. Safety: No preventable crashes during their tenure with Autumn Transport
4. Safety: ELD accuracy
5. Recruitment: Must have recruited at least 1 new hire during their period of service
Gene is well-known at Autumn for being a kind and friendly driver. He helps out whenever he can and always has a positive attitude. Gene is a safe driver and a pleasure for his dispatcher team to work with.
“Congrats on being named driver of the year. Thank you for always having a positive attitude and for your ability to go the extra mile safely. You’re a good guy to work with, even though you’re a Cardinal fan.” - Pneumatic dispatcher Darin S
Autumn Transport is proud to have Gene Johnson as part of the Autumn family and excited to recognize and honor him with this award.