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    Averitt Honored With 2021 Top Green Fleet Award

    February 21, 2022

    Heavy Duty Trucking, an industry trade publication, has named Averitt a 2021 Top Green Fleet. The award recognizes transportation companies throughout the U.S. that have illustrated a dedication to minimizing their impact on the environment.

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    Topics: Awards, Culture

    Averitt Associates Deliver Largest-Ever Donation to St. Jude

    February 4, 2022

    Setting a company record for its largest-ever contribution, truck drivers and other employees of Averitt Express raised $1,050,001 in 2021 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.

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    Topics: Associates, Culture

    Averitt Names Williams New EVP Of Sales And Marketing

    January 17, 2022

    Averitt Express recently named Kent Williams executive vice president of sales and marketing.

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    Topics: Associates, Culture

    Phil Pierce Retires from Averitt After 40-Year Career

    December 30, 2021

    Averitt Express recently announced the retirement of Phil Pierce after a 40-year career with the company.

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    Topics: Associates, Culture

    Averitt Names Blakely COO, Mason To VP Of Operations

    December 21, 2021

    Averitt Express recently named Barry Blakely executive vice president and chief operating officer, and promoted Larry Mason to Blakely’s previous role of vice president of operations.

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    Topics: Associates, Culture

    Averitt Honored By TTA For Sustainability & Safety Efforts

    November 24, 2021

    Averitt has been awarded the 2021 Clean Diesel Leadership Award and 2nd Place Safety Award for the company’s less-than-truckload (LTL) fleet from the Tennessee Trucking Association (TTA). Presented at the TTA 91st Annual Convention, the awards recognize the transportation and logistics service provider for its efforts in improving fuel conservation and sustainability within in its fleet, as well as the company’s safe driving record.

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    Topics: Awards, Culture

    Averitt Express Celebrates 50 Years

    November 23, 2021

    Transportation company Averitt Express recently marked the official date of its 50th year of service on Oct. 1, 2021. As the culmination of a year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary, Averitt marked the special day with celebrations at its facilities across the country, including at its corporate headquarters in Cookeville, TN.

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    Topics: Culture, 50th anniversary

    Averitt Again Recognized as a Military Friendly Company

    November 8, 2021

    Averitt Express has been nationally recognized for the fourth time as a Military Friendly Company.

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    Topics: Awards, Associates, Culture

    Averitt Named a 2021 Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation

    November 2, 2021

    Averitt Express has been recognized as one of Redefining the Road’s 2021 Top Companies for Women to Work For in Transportation. Redefining the Road, the official magazine of the Women In Trucking Association (WIT), annually highlights companies that are focused on employing women in the trucking industry.

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    Topics: Associates, Culture

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