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Chestnut Named Driver of the Year Finalist

POSTED: Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Last night, Saddle Creek's Johnny Chestnut was recognized as one of three finalists for "Company Driver of the Year" by the Truckload Carriers Association in an awards ceremony at its annual convention. Chestnut was selected as a finalist from hundreds of drivers around the country based on his long history of driving safely, his dedication to trucking, and community service. A 16-year veteran of Saddle Creek, Chestnut has traveled over 3.5 million miles during his 40-year...

Growth of CNG at Saddle Creek Fuels Interest in Natural Gas

POSTED: Tuesday, 17 February 2015
The CNG program at Saddle Creek Logistics Services has made great strides in just three years.  As the 3PL's eco-friendly fleet reaches the 34-million-mile mark, it is attracting attention as a creative solution to today's energy problems.  A new program, "Power to the People," which aired on public television for the first time this month, highlights the sustainability of Saddle Creek's CNG fleet. As the program details, Saddle Creek launched a ground-breaking CNG initiative in 2012...

Saddle Creek Names Vice President of Transportation

POSTED: Thursday, 22 January 2015
New Position Created in Response to Growth Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced today that John Erwin has been promoted to vice president, Saddle Creek Transportation.  The creation of this position was spurred by the rapid growth of Saddle Creek's transportation division. Erwin joined Saddle Creek in 2011 as director of operations support/maintenance. Since then, the company's fleet has more than doubled in size.  In his new role, Erwin will be responsible for leading approximately 60 percent...