From September 10 to 16, 2023, our nation celebrated National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW) under the theme “Miles of Gratitude.” Established in 1988 by the American Trucking Associations, NTDAW annually honors truck drivers’ vital contributions to our lives and the economy. It’s a time when we collectively salute these remarkable individuals who power our economy.
Moreover, with over 3.6 million dedicated truck drivers traversing our nation’s highways, their tireless efforts fuel our daily lives. They ensure essential goods reach every corner of our land, supporting over 80% of U.S. communities relying exclusively on trucks for their freight needs. From the food on our tables to the clothes on our backs, these unsung heroes make it all possible.
In addition, National Truck Driver Appreciation Week serves as a powerful reminder of their significance, offering an annual salute to their unwavering dedication and the sacrifices they make to keep America moving forward safely, securely, and on time.
Gary Amoth Trucking’s Local Celebration
Transitioning to Gary Amoth Trucking’s Local Celebration, at Gary Amoth Trucking, we cherish our drivers as the heart of our company. While we express our gratitude daily, NTDAW is a special time to go the extra mile. We showcased driver-submitted photos, offering a glimpse into their unique journeys on our social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
Furthermore, the week commenced with tokens of appreciation for our drivers, recognizing the incredible miles they cover and the hardships they endure. The pinnacle was a celebration feast, where we honored their dedication and pivotal role in our success. We gathered to dine, share stories, and commemorate the exceptional journeys our drivers embark upon daily. It’s a time for camaraderie and reflection.
Consequently, our company culture revolves around appreciating our drivers’ hard work, perseverance, and dedication. After all, our company’s growth and prosperity are inseparable from the tireless efforts of these remarkable individuals. As we conclude another NTDAW, we want to reiterate our heartfelt gratitude: Thank you, Drivers! Your relentless spirit keeps Gary Amoth Trucking and our great nation moving forward.