Marten Transport, Ltd. Names Norlin

By: Marten Transport, Ltd.

(May 29, 2007)  Mondovi, Wis. – Timothy Norlin has been named Director of Driver Recruiting by Marten Transport, a premium supplier of time and temperature-sensitive transportation services.

            “I’m thrilled to be associated with Marten,” says Norlin.  “Marten’s reputation as a leader in transportation is well earned and I am very happy to be here.  I’m looking forward to a great future with the company.”

            Marten’s Chief Operating Officer Bob Smith shares Norlin’s enthusiasm.  “We’re delighted to have Tim on our team,” says Smith.  “His years of experience and understanding of the industry will serve him well in spearheading our recruiting efforts.  Marten has a lot to offer professional drivers and Tim is the right person to get the word out.”

With nearly 20 years of transportation industry experience, Norlin was most recently Director of Driver Services at WH Transportation in Wausau, Wis.  Prior to that he served as Director of Driver Recruiting for Stan Koch& Sons Trucking in Minneapolis and as Driver Training Administrator  with U.S. Xpress  in Chattanooga, Tn.  He has also served as operations manager, terminal manager, and sales manager in the industry.

            “One of the reasons this position is ideal for me is that Marten allows me to focus on my core strengths which are in recruiting and staff leadership,” Norlin says.  “They allow me to do what I do best.”

            Marten Transport, with its signature blue trucks and blue bird logo, is headquartered in Mondovi, Wis.

For more information on driving opportunities with Marten, call 800-395-3331 or visit www.marten.com.