driver of the year

Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking 2017 Terminal Drivers of the Year

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the year for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Year. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance are among the key traits of a true professional and a driver who takes a great deal of pride in their work. The qualities you exhibit on the road are exemplary of the type of driver we strive to hire and retain here at Crete Carrier and Shaffer Trucking. Thank you very much for your commitment to excellence. Your quality and your ability to apply that to the completion of your job are greatly appreciated by everyone at Crete Carrier Corporation.


Company DriversTerminal LocationCompany Name
Roy ThibeaultCheyenne, WYCrete Carrier
Anthony BenjaminCheyenne, WYShaffer Trucking
John DruceWalmart Dedicated – Cheyenne, WYCrete Carrier
Kirk StrukColumbus, OHCrete Carrier
Brett JohnivanColumbus, OHShaffer Trucking
George ThurmanDeLand, FLCrete Carrier
Marlon “Greg” SouthernDeLand, FLShaffer Trucking
Troy CoberlyGreensboro, NCCrete Carrier
Larry BroughmanGreensboro, NCShaffer Trucking
John BerfieldIndianapolis, INCrete Carrier
John McCannIndianapolis, INCrete Carrier
John WelchKansas City, MOCrete Carrier
Benjamin DiamondKansas City, MOShaffer Trucking
Matthew NikkelKnoxville, TNCrete Carrier
James OrrickKnoxville, TNShaffer Trucking
Jeffery BudahlLincoln, NECrete Carrier
Michael ManattLincoln, NEShaffer Trucking
Gary StrubWalmart Dedicated – Mankato, MNShaffer Trucking
Wayne BickelMarietta, GACrete Carrier
Rafal ObercMarietta, GAShaffer Trucking
Billy SpradlinSouth East Regional – Marietta, GACrete Carrier
Theodore MillerNew Kingstown, PACrete Carrier
Gerald WardNew Kingstown, PAShaffer Trucking
Michael AdamsonWalmart Dedicated – North Platte, NECrete Carrier
John WagesWalmart Dedicated – Pauls Valley, OKCrete Carrier
Stephen HambrickPhoenix, AZCrete Carrier
Christopher LeeSalt Lake City, UTCrete Carrier
Jeffrey SpragueWilmer, TXCrete Carrier
Ernesto GarciaWilmer, TXShaffer Trucking