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We invest in people!

Mullen became a successful company within our niche because of our people. After over 60 years in the trucking industry, we know how to allocate resources and our greatest one is our staff, drivers and owner-operators. We’re proud of our team and we’d like to take this opportunity to showcase some of the great Mullen employees who contribute to the on going growth and success of this company!

August 2018

Wayne Third, Unit #548

Wayne must be doing something right! He joins us for a second time as Driver of the Month! Wayne started out on our Heavy License Division (HLD) in 2012 pulling an assortment of over dimensional loads across North America. He maintains a steadfast commitment to professionalism and safety while being one of our most reliable drivers on the HLD fleet. Not only are these qualities key factors to the success of Mullen Trucking, they also make Wayne a highly respected and valued member of our team. Wayne hangs his hat in Regina, SK where he enjoys is time off with his wife and family. Congratulations on a job well done!

July 2018

Mark Beattie, Unit #12112

Congratulations Mark Beattie for being chosen as Driver of the Month for July! Mark started working in Mullen Trucking’s Dedicated Fleet in 2014, hauling Finning parts from Leduc, AB to Jasper, AB nightly, Monday to Friday. More recently Mark has stepped up to cover a variety of other dedicated runs and has done a first rate job of them! Mark has established himself as a very reliable driver who gets the job done in a professional and respectable manner. When Mark isn’t out on the highways he spends his time in Sherwood Park, AB near his family. Way to go Mark!

June 2018

Shawn Morneau, Unit #12207

A BIG congratulations goes to Shawn Morneau, he was picked for June’s Driver of the Month! Shawn joined our team in 2014 as an Operator on our Dedicated Fleet loading out of Cranbrook, BC. He eventually moved over to our Cloverdale Division where he delivers paint throughout Western Canada. Over the years he has demonstrated his commitment and professionalism on many levels and remains one of our most reliable drivers on the Dedicated Fleet. Shawn lives in Lethbridge, AB with his wife and children, he enjoys camping and the outdoors on his time off. Congrats Shawn!

May 2018

Brian Pettit, Unit #473

Congratulations to Brian Pettit for winning Driver of the Month for May! Brian started with Mullen Trucking in 2008 and, in the 10 years he’s been with us, has proven himself to be a great asset to Mullen Trucking. He carries himself in a professional manner, this combined with his friendly nature have made Brian a pleasure to work with on and off the road. Brian works on our Medium License Fleet traveling all over Canada and the United States. When he’s not out on the road he can be found in Southern Manitoba with his wife Ellen, spending time with his family or enjoying a warm holiday. Congrats on a job well done Brian!

April 2018

Geoff Ross, Unit #201

A big congrats goes to Geoff Ross for winning Driver of the Month for April. Geoff has been with Mullen Trucking since 1986 and over the years has worked in many positions. He started as a Company Driver and did this for several years, at which time he came off the road and worked in our Safety Lane while raising his boys. Eventually he bought his own truck and returned to the highway as an Owner Operator at Mullen Trucking. Geoff has remained a professional and reliable asset to our company over the years. Congratulations Geoff for many years of service on and off the road!!

March 2018

Ty Watson, Unit #244

Congratulations to Ty Watson as he is March’s Drive of the Month! Ty started with Mullen Trucking in 1993 and continues to be a valued member of the Mullen Trucking team. His dedication to delivering his loads in a safe and timely manner is not only a huge plus for our Operations team, but makes him a respected driver out on the road. Ty is always professional and courteous while getting the job done. When not working, Ty spends his time with his wife Denise at home in Penhold, AB or traveling. Congratulations TY!!

February 2018

Ryan Loyva, Unit #12114

Congratulations to Ryan Loyva, he has been chosen as Driver of the Month for February! Ryan started with Mullen Trucking in October of 2014 as a Company Driver, and is a great asset to our fleet. Ryan operates in a professional and courteous manner and is easy to work with. He is always eager to head out on a load and is a driver that we can all count on to get the job done! He is well respected within the office and out on the road, whether he’s at a customer’s site or the truck stop. Congrats on a job well done Ryan!

January 2018

Larry Cole, Unit #289

Larry Cole kicks off 2018 as Driver of the Month! Congratulations! Larry’s positive attitude towards Customer Service has always been top notch. He is very accommodating to customer’s requirements and will offer suggestions and assistance to help execute a smooth load and delivery experience. His equipment is always well maintained and presentable to the eye. Recently Larry hauled 3 loads that had him all over the highways. He hauled a dipper handle from Longview, TX, a dipper shell from Virginia, MN and handle from Aldersyde, AB to Fort Hills, AB. Larry has become a great Ambassador in our industry and a true asset to Mullen Trucking. Congrats again Larry!

December 2017

Wayne Zeller, Unit #12208

Wayne ZellerCongratulations to Wayne Zeller! He is closing out 2017 as Driver of the Month for December! Wayne has very recently joined Mullen Trucking to work on our Dedicated Fleet, running Osoyoos, BC to Spokane, WA five nights per week. This particular run is very time sensitive and tightly scheduled; any delays in this run will cause a ripple effect within the Dedicated Fleet services. Regardless of the many daily challenges that Wayne can face including poor weather or loading / unloading delays, he has proven to be quick thinking on his feet, efficient with his time and a valuable member of our team. Congratulations Wayne, well done!

November 2017

Pete Labrenz, Unit #15000

Pete Labrenz - November 2017Congratulations goes to Pete Labrenz for being chosen as Driver of the Month for November! Pete has worked at Mullen Trucking for many years, first as an Owner Operator and more recently as a Company Driver pulling multi-axle trailers. Over the years Pete has hauled many types of freight within our Heavy Haul Division and has earned himself a reputation for being reliable and professional. This year Pete was involved in a large project out of Virginia that had him hauling a Liebherr chassis destined for Fort McMurray, AB. Moving very large loads through the Eastern United States poses many challenges and Pete remained professional, patient with delays and most importantly, he delivered the load safely! Congrats again on a job well done Pete!

October 2017

Steve Mallon, Unit #12206

Steve Mallon - October 2017Congrats to Steve Mallon for being chosen as Driver of the Month for October! Steve is a Company Driver working on our dedicated Finning Parts run. The Finning Parts run is a nightly run that originates in Spokane, WA, takes Steve through Fort Macleod, AB and up to Leduc, AB as the final destination, with a variety of stops along the way. As with all of our Dedicated Services this run is very time sensitive, Steve handles the logistics of his run with professionalism and a great attitude. Steve has been with Mullen Trucking since September 2015 and remains a valuable member of our team! Congratulations Steve on a job well done!

September 2017

Brian Butz, Unit #486

Brian Butz - September 2017Congratulations to Brian, as he has been chosen as Driver of the Month for September. Brian has been with Mullen Trucking for nearly 20 years and has remained a well respected member of our team. During his years here he has always been willing to go above and beyond, and anywhere asked of him. In more recent years he has been a big help providing coverage on our Dedicated Fleet. Brian’s genuine laugh and happy nature make him an easy friend to make out on the road or in the office. Brian lives with his wife in Regina and enjoys his free time spent with his grandchildren. Congrats again Brian!