2011 Drivers of the Year
The 15th annual Driver of the Year program salutes Bob Lowery of Jack B. Parson Companies in Ogden, Utah. Also recognized is finalist Dominic Giancaspro of Prairie Material in Bridgeview, Ill. The honorees were selected by a panel of judges—assembled by the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association's Operations, Environmental, and Safety Committee—on the basis of multiple criteria, including competence and service skills; number of years without an on- or off-site accident; and, customer and colleague testimonials. During a March 21 presentation ceremony to be held during the NRMCA's Annual Convention at the Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, a $5,000 check from the Truck Mixers Manufacturers Bureau will be awarded to the Driver of the Year, with the finalist receiving a $500 TMMB prize. Program cosponsors Concrete Products and NRMCA commend these outstanding professionals for their expert workmanship in an industry that could not thrive without the precision and enthusiastic effort they exemplify.