Followmont Transport is proud to be Queensland’s largest Transportation and Logistics Company; however our greatest achievement is our commitment to creating a culture that inspires our people to grow, unite and succeed. For this we were recognised for the fourth consecutive year, at the Queensland Trucking Association Annual Dinner & Awards Night.
Followmont Transport was honoured to be presented with the Industry Excellence Award for our involvement in the community, empowering our people to achieve their career aspirations and our positive contribution to road transport.
The function was held on Saturday, 8th October 2016 and showcased the outstanding achievements of our employees.
Professional Driver of the Year: This award acknowledges the individual’s safe driving history, high-level of professionalism and display of exceptional customer service.
- Winner – Russell McCulloch (Local Driver, Brisbane Branch)
- Finalist – Darryl Josey (Local HR Driver, Brisbane Branch)
Young Achiever Award: The future of our industry looks bright, as this award highlights the determination of our youth to expand their skill-set and knowledge within their chosen field.
- High Commendation – Louise Nazzari (Pallet Control Administrator, Townsville Branch)
Industry Safety Award: This category recognises the exemplary compliance record and the demonstrated leadership to strive for improvement in the standards of road safety, as ‘what you walk past, is the standard that you accept’.
- Finalist – Followmont Transport (accepted on behalf of Karen McTainsh, Health & Safety Manager)
Followmont Transport will continue to deliver unique transport solutions across our network with the aim to strengthen the Transportation and Logistics Industry within Australia. Above all, we remain committed to our purpose to be ‘a passionate family business, 100% dedicated to service and hands-on relationship with our customers, our people and suppliers’.