Fort Worth, TX, June 29, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Monte Merritt from Fort Worth Freightliner • Western Star, part of the ATC Group, has been awarded the Technician of the Year and placed first in the Technician and Truck Driving Championships held by the Texas Motor Transportation Association or TMTA. Monte will be honored at the Truck Safety/Maintenance Luncheon held on August 8 hosted by Great Dane Trailers. Technician winners of this event receive prizes, a plaque and commemorative ring from Roadranger Marketing. “Monte is a tremendous asset to the company and truly one of the best techs that I have had the pleasure of working with. His positive attitude and work ethic are second to none and I am glad that he is a part of our team,” says Steve Hancock, Service Manager at Fort Worth Freightliner • Western Star. A past winner of this prestigious award, Monte will also go on to compete in the SuperTech2013 Competition at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Sept. 9-11.
The Around The Clock Freightliner Group, LLC, owns and operates facilities in Texas and Oklahoma. Formed in July 1977 by Charles K. Bowen, the ATC Group is one of North Americas largest dealer families with Freightliner, Western Star, Fuso and Sprinter franchises. Ardmore Freightliner ∙ Western Star, Dallas Freightliner ∙ Western Star, Elk City Freightliner ∙ Western Star, Fort Worth Freightliner ∙ Western Star, Muskogee Freightliner ∙ Western Star, Oklahoma City Freightliner ∙ Western Star, North Texas Freightliner ∙ Western Star, Tulsa Freightliner ∙ Western Star,. SelecTrucks of Dallas, SelecTrucks of Oklahoma City, SelecTrucks of Tulsa, SelecTrucks of Fort Worth.