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NPTC President and CEO Gary Petty writes a regular column in Fleet Owner Magazine, in addition to online articles in Fleet Owner Newsline, that focus on leaders, private fleet companies, best practices, and unique features which make private fleet trucking a competitive advantage in corporate transportation.. Reaching more than 100,000 subscribers, three-quarters of whom are private fleet professionals, these publications highlight expert management practitioners and successful business models of leading private fleets.

Gary Petty | | Private Fleet Editor for FleetOwner Magazine

Gary Petty has more than 30 years of experience as CEO of national trade associations in the trucking industry. He has been the president and CEO of the National Private Truck Council since 2001.

A Very Close-Knit GroupMagazine Column

September 2020

Troy Kays, CTP with Papa John’s recognizes the professional development and connections that NPTC offers.

Heroes on BoardMagazine Column

August 2020

Merchants Distributions (MDI) recognizes their drivers as heroes serving their communities during the COVID pandemic.

Hillyard: The Cleaning ResourceMagazine Column

July 2020

Hillyard Inc. makes sure the health and safety of its drivers is always a top priority.

Service Driven by ExcellenceMagazine Column

June 2020

Continuous improvement helps Weinstein Wholesale Meats stay competitive.

Managing Driver BehaviorMagazine Column

May 2020

TBHC Delivers, a division of Lumina Foods, shares how reinforcing good driver conduct can help mitigate risky driving behaviors.

The Secret Sauce of SuccessMagazine Column

April 2020

Products and fleet power Hungry Howie’s ascent in tough food segment.

Investing in SafetyMagazine Column

March 2020

Atlas Trucking opens premier repair and maintenance center.

Event will Focus on New TrendsMagazine Column

February 2020

NPTC 2020 Annual Conference spotlights the best of private fleets.

When Opportunity KnocksMagazine Column

January 2020

An unexpected but rewarding career journey from science to transportation for David Barth, CTP with Wegmans Food Markets.

PFMI 2020 Opens New EraMagazine Column

December 2019

Growing support for private fleets in U.S. corporations.

An Elite Private FleetMagazine Column

November 2019

American Foods Group ships 6.5 million lbs. of beef a day.

A Whirlwind ExperienceMagazine Column

October 2019

2020 CTP Top Graduate T.J. Mummert, CTP with ProVia Logistics shares roadmap to success.

Mastering the Right DataMagazine Column

September 2019

Oldcastle APG data analytics proves private fleet value.

Safety on a Higher PlaneMagazine Column

August 2019

Orlando to host NPTC’s 2020 National Safety Conference.

Keep Up with your EducationMagazine Column

July 2019

ADM Trucking recognizes the value of a safe private fleet.

National FoodMagazine Column

June 2019

National Food is the Northwest’s leading producer of both organic and cage-free eggs.

Award-Winning DriversMagazine Column

May 2019

NPTC honors Hall of Fame and National All-Star drivers.

A Pioneering LeaderMagazine Column

April 2019

NPTC Board Chair Carol Heinowski with Meijer, Inc. marks successful three-decade career.

Humble BeginningsMagazine Column

March 2019

Service and reliability the foundations of Brakebush Brothers.

Best in ShowMagazine Column

February 2019

NPTC’s 2019 exhibition presents model of networking success.

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