Leading Through the Pandemic

Truckers navigating through the pandemic is not a new topic these days and Arizona has its fair share of tremendous stories to tell of trucking companies banding forces to help where needed and deliver the supplies that have been so desperately needed.

Our featured story, Arizona Truckers Leading Through the Pandemic, highlights true leadership as UPS’s Bruce MacRae, Stewart Transport’s Collin Stewart, Minero Trucking’s Xavier Ortega and Arizona Trucking Association’s Tony Bradley share their stories. They are truly a terrific line up of outstanding leaders!

Arizona Trucking will be hitting your mailbox in the coming days. Meanwhile, here’s an advanced peek at the digital version…



Yellow’s James Harrison Honored

It is with tremendous delight that we present to you our next cover profile coming out of Connecticut in MTAC’s newest edition of The Transportation Professional!

Yellow recently honored Mr. James Harrison, a consummate professional driver/driver trainer, who navigates busy city streets in Connecticut daily, for achieving 2 million free miles without having a preventable accident. In fact, he’s never had an accident at all.

His story will be reaching your mailbox in the coming week. Be sure to check it out for this story and several more. And if you’re traveling or otherwise on the go, come back here in a few days to catch the digital version of The Transportation Professional and read all about this terrific human.


Walmart’s Wallace Simien, III: LMTA’s Driver of the Year

Louisiana Motor Transport Association’s magazine, Open Road, has a hot new edition hittin’ the streets any day now! Here’s a sneak peek at the cover featuring Walmart’s Wallace Simien, III.

Mr. Simien was named LMTA’s Driver of the Year for 2021 and “Driven to Serve” sums up his core values in a nutshell. You’ll want to be sure to take in his story.

Stay tuned for the digital link to appear here in the coming days!

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ATA’s President Announces MPG = New Publisher!

MPG is thrilled to be back in Arizona!

Arizona Trucking Magazine

See the message from Tony Bradley, President & CEO, Arizona Trucking Association:

Greetings, ATA Members!

We are pleased to announce that the Arizona Trucking Association has partnered with Matthews Publishing Group (MPG) to publish our beautiful statewide magazine and buyers’ guide, Arizona Trucking.

Arizona Trucking will continue to provide great advertising opportunities for any of our members who want to market their corporate message to our members and readers. MPG will bring terrific original editorial content written exclusively for ATA members, with first-class graphic design, photography and production, plus widespread distribution. 

Best of all, these improvements are being made while the advertising rates for the publication have been lowered. So, you will get more for less, and everybody loves the sound of that!

MPG has been improving the trucking industry’s image with its unique, award-winning style of publishing state trucking association magazines for 24 years, and they bring a terrific team of talented professionals to work on each publishing project. 

Jennifer Matthews-Drake from MPG will be contacting you in the coming days and weeks. If you are interested in advertising, she will take care of everything you need and make the process go smoothly. You may reach out to her directly at jennifer@matthewspublishing.com or (501) 690-9393. 

Members may also contact me to indicate interest in advertising and to share potential story ideas.

We look forward to a great partnership with MPG!


Tony Bradley
President & CEO
Arizona Trucking Association

MTAC’s The Transportation Professional ~ Issue 1, 2022

The newest edition of Motor Transport Association of Connecticut’s statewide magazine, The Transportation Professional, is now available in its digital form.

Check it out here: http://online.anyflip.com/ejlw/pwjp/mobile/index.html

Read all about MTAC’s popular podcast, Nutmeg State Transportation Report. Also, you’ll find stories on ATRI’s newest top critical issues list and Connecticut’s newly implemented rules and policies surrounding oversize, overweight permitting.

Plus, you will LOVE seeing our generous advertisers and perusing the Buyers’ Guide section featuring all of MTAC’s corporate members.

Happy reading!