Each January Hemphill Brothers Coach Company brings together all of their drivers to go over the past year’s accomplishments and to hand out awards. This year was another great year for our drivers with 97% clear MVR’s. We also logged 5,890,000 miles and this year Terry Ford celebrated his 20th year of driving for Hemphill Brothers. Way to go drivers! See Below for a list of the awards given each year and their 2010 recipients.
Leadership Award: DWAYNE HARPER
For displaying the ability to lead by setting a standard that others will want to follow.
Award of Excellence: TY SAUNDERS
For showing the greatest improvement in their dedication to excellence in their duties by completing and submitting all required paperwork with minimal violations.
Honorable Mention: STEVE EASTER , DWAYNE HARPER, TONY HAMMONDS, LASHAWN LUNDSTROM, EARLE SINGLETON, CURLY JONES, DANNY SHELNUT, JOHN MORGAN
Most Improved: MIKE WARBINGTON
Driver of the Year: CURLY JONES
For showing outstanding leadership, being helpful to other drivers, being a team player, keeping a positive attitude, being a safe driver and keeping their bus spotless
Honorable Mention: TONY HAMMONDS
Helping Hands Award: FRED REED
For displaying the highest willingness and greatest abilities to help other drivers with their mechanical and interior repairs while on the road.
Maintenance Achievement: MICHAEL KERSH
For setting the highest standard in preventative maintenance and equipment quality.
Honorable Mention: DALE BROCK
Rookie of the Year: BRETT PREMER
For showing that even though they have only been with Hemphill Brothers for a relatively short time, they have what it takes to someday be a driver of the year.