First Woman Driver to Move Toward 3 Million Safe Miles

Apr 28 2016

First Woman Driver to Move Toward 3 Million Safe Miles
Like a good pair of Levi’s jeans, sometimes you find a job that fits just right. You’re comfortable, secure and feel confident. In the early ‘90s, one J.B. Hunt driver found herself looking for the perfect fit. More than two million miles and several safety awards later, Edwina Webb is comfortable in her broken-in driving […] Read more

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Shelley Simpson is 2016 Distinguished Woman in Logistics

Apr 26 2016

Shelley Simpson is 2016 Distinguished Woman in Logistics
Shelley Simpson, the executive vice president, chief marketing officer and president of Integrated Capacity Solutions and Truckload, is the winner of the 2016 Women In Trucking’s Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award. Shelley was chosen among three finalists – Elizabeth Fretheim, logistics sustainability director at Walmart and Liz Lasater, logistics CEO at Red Arrow. Shelley was awarded during the […] Read more

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New Features in the DRIVE app you can’t miss!

Apr 21 2016

New Features in the DRIVE app you can’t miss!
It’s another busy day at the BNSF ramp in Dallas, TX.  A train has just pulled in and larger-than-life cranes are moving back and forth over the rail, picking containers up and carefully planting them on chassis.  Our Haslet terminal is so close that it’s hard to tell where our terminal ends and the rail […] Read more

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Joe Ruppel: A Passion For Life

Apr 20 2016

Joe Ruppel: A Passion For Life
Joe pulls up to the security gate at his account and checks in with the guard around 3 p.m. Most of the other night shift drivers on his dedicated account do not arrive until the sun has started to set, yet Joe chooses to come in early on the days he works in order to […] Read more

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Atlanta Motor Speedway

Apr 14 2016

Atlanta Motor Speedway
In February, J.B. Hunt had the pleasure of attending the Folds of Honor QuikTrip500 in Atlanta, GA. DCS, Intermodal and Truckload drivers from the Southeast region were chosen by management to attend the race with a guest of their choice. Early the morning of the race, everyone gathered at the Atlanta Motor Speedway for a […] Read more

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Driver Honored with Women in Trucking Image Award

Apr 14 2016

Driver Honored with Women in Trucking Image Award
It was a great day to be a woman driver at the 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show this past March 31 – April 2nd in Louisville,Ky. Hundreds of women cruised the truck show and gathered together for the Women in Trucking Salute to Women Behind the Wheel celebration. The event rolled out music, refreshments, prizes, guest speakers, a group […] Read more

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Secretary of Army Helps Transition Vets into Trucking

Apr 12 2016

Secretary of Army Helps Transition Vets into Trucking
This year’s Mid-America Trucking Show consisted of more than beautifully rigged heavy duty trucks, transportation seminars, and the newest trucking technology. A room of top carriers gathered around a table to discuss the importance of hiring Veterans and transitioning soldiers within the transportation industry. Leading the discussion were Secretary of the Army Patrick Murphy and Assistant Secretary of Labor […] Read more

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Driver Experience Survey

Apr 08 2016

Driver Experience Survey
At J.B. Hunt, our people are our most vital asset. That is why we want to Listen. Understand. Care. about our drivers’ experiences. Starting today until April 22, drivers will have the opportunity to participate in a Driver Experience Survey that will ask about satisfaction with pay and benefits, equipment, work environment, managers, and more. […] Read more

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J.B. Bucks—A New Social Experience

Apr 08 2016

J.B. Bucks—A New Social Experience
We’re teaming up with Boost Chatter to take your social experience to a new level. Introducing J.B. Bucks—a program that rewards you for what you already do—interacting with us! Earn bucks by being active on our J.B. Hunt Driver social media accounts and then cash in your bucks for prizes, giveaways and more. Sign up […] Read more

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Hiring America TV Show Features Hunt’s Heroes Program

Apr 07 2016

Hiring America TV Show Features Hunt’s Heroes Program
Hiring Veterans is a company-wide effort at J.B. Hunt and by 2020 we want 10,000 on our team. Through our distinguished Hunt’s Heroes trucking program, J.B. Hunt proudly trains and hires military personnel and Veterans who selflessly serve to ensure our nation’s freedom and safety. We are proud to place these hard working men and women […] Read more

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