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2015 Manitoba Driver of the Year Announced
Jun 22, 2015
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The Manitoba Trucking Association and Volvo Trucks Canada are pleased to announce that this year’s Manitoba Driver of the Year is ‘“ Murray Slack of the TransX Group of Companies.

The Driver of the Year is presented annually, and is selected from the Industry Excellence Award recipients from the previous year. The recipient is chosen based on commitment to the industry, safety, outstanding acts & customer service.

Annually there are 10 Industry Excellence recipients to choose from and the award was presented by Randy Fleming of Volvo Trucks Canada at the Truck Driving Championships Awards banquet on Saturday June 20 at the Victoria Inn Hotel in Winnipeg.

A driver with over 35 years of experience, Murray has received numerous company safety awards and has over 4 million miles accident free. His employer says ‘œMurray is a deck driver who is the epitome of dedication and loyalty. Even while battling cancer this past year he has come in and done runs when needed“.

As the Provincial Driver of the Year, Murray is now eligible for the Canadian Trucking Alliance/ Volvo Trucks Canada National Driver of the Year Award.

MB Driver of the Year Murray Slack and his wife Doreen with Randy Flemming of Volvo Trucks Canada MB Driver of the Year Murray Slack and his wife Doreen with Randy Flemming of Volvo Trucks Canada

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For more information, please contact:

Laura La Palme, Marketing & Business Development
Manitoba Trucking Association
204-632-6600 | llapalme@trucking.mb.ca

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