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For Immediate Release
May 5, 2003

For Information Contact:
Gary Petty, NPTC

NPTC Institute Announces 2003 CTP® Graduating Class

NPTC Institute Announces 2003 CTP® Graduating Class

Alexandria, VA – The NPTC Institute, the education and professional certification arm of the National Private Truck Council (NPTC), announces its 2003 CTP Graduating Class. The graduates were honored during a ceremony at the NPTC 14th Annual Education Management Conference, April 27, 2003, in St. Louis, Missouri.

The Certified Transportation Professional designation recognizes and validates a commitment to truck transportation management and represents an extraordinary level of skill, knowledge and experience for those individuals achieving this certification. The CTP program is the private fleet community’s only professionally certified form of recognition in the field of private fleet and transportation management.

The new graduates are:

Debra Anne Stone, CTP
Corporate Logistics Operations Analyst
McKee Foods Corporation
image Thomas Bagwell, CTP
Marketing Manager
Peterson Power Systems
image Roger W. Baldwin, CTP
Dispatch Manager
Shaw Industries Group, Inc.
  Roger W. Baldwin, CTP
Dispatch Manager
Shaw Industries Group, Inc.

Jim Corbean, Jr., CTP
Transportation Manager – Southeast Region
Orgill, Inc.

image John R. Defoor, CTP
Assistant Terminal Manager
Sentinel Transportation, LLC
image Paul Gade, CTP
General Transportation Manager
Best Buy Co., Inc.
  Louis “Dean” Green, CTP
Transportation Manager
McKee Foods Corporation
image Bradford J. Hewitt, CTP
Regional Sales Vice President
First Fleet Corporation
image Lon Huso, CTP
Central Dispatch Manager
The Schwan Food Company
image Jim Palmer, CTP
Director of Transportation
Guida’s Milk & Ice Cream
  William J. Saffer, CTP
Dispatch Supervisor
Dana Global Logistics

  Gary D. Schumann, CTP
Stoughton Trucking, Inc.

  Ronald Thoensen, Jr., CTP
Truck Engine Account Manager
Peterson Power Systems


Keith L. Thurgood, CTP
Director of Strategic Sourcing
Frito-Lay, Inc.

image John H. Waisanen, CTP
Safety Director
Clifford W. Perham, Inc.
image Henry C. Weber, CTP
Regional Leasing Manager
Mack Leasing System
  John C. Williams, CTP
Fleet Maintenance Superintendent
McKee Foods Corporation

David A. Zimmerman, CTP
Manager Fleet Support
Suburban Propane LP

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