Carbon Express Inc driver John Gaddy was named NJMTA 2015 Driver of the Year at the New Jersey Motor Truck Association's Awards Dinner July 11. In addition, Carbon Driver Anthony "Tony D" DeMarcky was selected as the third place award winner in the NJMTA Truck Driving Championships Tanker Division.
This is the second consecutive year that a Carbon Express driver was named NJMTA Driver of the Year. The 2014 selection was Carbon Expres Driver Jacobus "Jack" Hansen.
Carbon Express President Steve Rush said: "We are so proud of John and Tony first for their decision to compete and then obviously for the recognition they received. Both men carry on the tradition of safety excellence and driving excellence that are part and parcel of our Carbon Express culture. Our customers can enjoy great confidence in our driver force when they know our younger drivers are led and mentored by great professionals such as John and Tony."
Carbon Express Inc was also honored for the second consecutive year as first place winner for Outstanding Achievement in Highway Safety for companies with a maximum of 500,000 miles.