October 11, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Decker Truck Line, Inc.
3584 5 th Avenue South
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Decker Truck Line, Inc. Personnel Announcements
To strengthen its position for future growth of Decker Truck Line, we are pleased to make the following personnel assignments:
Blaine Martin has been promoted to Vice President of B-T, Inc. in LeMars, Iowa. Blaine joined the Decker Family in January 1995 coming from CRST International in Cedar Rapids where he served in a number of capacities including Director of Sales and Terminal Manager. Blaine previously held the position of Manager of Driver Recruiting out of Decker’s Fort Dodge corporate office.
Deb Peterson has been promoted to the position of Manager of Driver Recruiting out of the Fort Dodge corporate office. Deb has been in the trucking industry for over 30 years, starting with Umthun trucking in 1974. Deb joined the Decker family in March of 2002 as Driver/Contractor Support Manager.
Darin Ladlie has been promoted to Driver/Contractor Support Manager out of the Fort Dodge corporate office. Darin started out as an owner operator for Decker Truck Line in 2000, then became a dispatcher in 2004 for approximately 1 year before taking the position of Owner Operator Recruiter.
Established in 1931 – celebrating its 75 th Anniversary this year, Decker Truck Line, Inc. is a diversified carrier transporting flatbed, refrigerated and dry van freight throughout North America. Decker’s corporate offices are located in Fort Dodge, Iowa, with additional terminals located in Davenport, Iowa; Mediapolis, Iowa; Mason City, Iowa; Hammond, Indiana; Masury, Ohio; Birmingham, Alabama; and Hutchins, Texas. For more information on Decker Truck Line, Inc. you may call 800-247-2537 or visit our website at www.deckertruckline.com.