SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England, a world leader in global transportation, opened the doors to its newest office, Driver Retention and Recognition, at its headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah. The office will help build the company driver and independent contractor relationships to create long term and successful commercial drivers.
"This office will create stronger recognition for our drivers and promote a better and more connected work environment to our road warriors," said Bud Pierce, Director, Capacity Assurance – Retention and Recognition. Pierce will lead the office to create driver recognition and award programs to instill the C.R. England values of success and accomplishment in the drivers.
Prior to his current role, Pierce held the title of Director, Horizon Truck Sales and Leasing. He has been in the transportation industry for the last 25 years. Sarah Overfelt and Ezra Berrios will take over as Directors at Horizon Truck Sales and Leasing at the Salt Lake City, Utah and Burns Harbor, Indiana locations, respectively. Overfelt previously worked as Lease and Sales Manager for Horizon and has been with C.R. England for the past eight years. Berrios previously worked as a manager as well, enhancing and growing the mid-west and east coast operations. Berrios is a graduate of Cal State.
About C.R. England
Founded in 1920, C.R. England, Inc. is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah and is the one of North America's largest transportation companies and the world's largest temperature-controlled carrier. C.R. England services include National, Mexico and Regional Truckload service in addition to Dedicated and Intermodal services. Additional services include Leasing, Brokerage, LTL/Parcel, Supply Chain Engineering, Special Project Engineering, Warehousing, and Global Sourcing, which has offices in Southern California and China. For more information, visit http://www.crengland.com.
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