Outstanding Drivers Recognized at the “Elite” Fleet

By: National Carriers

Outstanding Drivers Recognized at the “Elite” Fleet
Jeff Gutzler has been awarded Driver of the Month for September of 2017 by National Carriers
Inc. He operates a company truck within NCI Hides Division where he recently celebrated his
tenth anniversary. He and his wife Billie are residents of Portales New Mexico. He is now a
finalist for NCI Driver of the Year to be announced in April of 2018.
National Carriers spokesman Ed Kentner stated “Jeff is one of the most upbeat professional
drivers in the industry. His appearance and attitude is always professional. Drawing from his
military background he completes assigned tasks with minimal assistance. He has twenty-four
years of safe truck driving with the last million and a half miles with NCI. He is now eligible to
compete for our NCI Driver of the Year Award in April of 2018.”
Gutzler explains his motivation while driving “I am always looking behind looking to each
side looking ahead looking far ahead always on the lookout for the other driver who may not
be paying attention or who is driving dangerously. Defensive driving cannot be over emphasized.
I am thankful the opportunity NCI has given me and I also appreciate being recognized as driver
of the month.”
The “Elite” Fleet has recently recognized Laura McCullough Roger Alexander Mike Wylie
and James Johnson with safety rings in recognition of five years of accident free driving while
Robert Mallard was recognized for ten years.
Each Driver of the Month is a finalist for NCI Driver of the Year 2017 with each monthly winner
receiving a $500 bonus. National Carriers Driver of the Year is awarded a $5000 prize at the NCI
Driver of the Year Banquet held in Arlington Texas in the spring of 2018.
Company Information
National Carriers is a diversified motor carrier servicing all 48 states in the continental United
States with transportation offerings which include refrigerated livestock and logistics services.
At National Carriers our mission is to be the safest most customer-focused and successful
motor carrier in our class.
Being part of the Elite Fleet® means enjoying a career worthy of your skills and commitment to
excellence. We believe long-term success is waiting for you at National Carriers® one of the
nation’s oldest most respected and largest carriers. Learn about our exciting opportunities for
owner operators as well as company drivers. If you are interested in a leasing a truck National
Carriers® Leasing Division is the ideal partner to help you get started.
National Carriers Inc. | 3925 Carbon Rd Irving TX 75038
Contact: Edward Kentner Director of Media | Phone: (800) 835-2097 Ext. 6628
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