PGT DRIVER AWARD PROGRAMS
PGT Premier Professional Fleet
PGT identifies exemplary drivers and recognizes them by appointing them a member of the Premier Professionals Fleet. Drivers who meet the established performance and safety criteria receive a superior truck decaled with the PGT Premier Professional logo which is individualized with the driver’s name stenciled on the unit, an apparel package specific to the Premier Professional Fleet, a recognition plaque, annual bonus check and a pay increase. Drivers must maintain an exemplary record to maintain Premier Professional status.
Million Mile and Safe Driver Celebration
PGT recognizes drivers with 5+ years of safe driving and drivers with a million miles of safe driving at an annual event celebrating their achievements. Each driver and a guest are invited to attend the event held in Pittsburgh, PA at Heinz Field. All drivers are awarded with apparel displaying the PGT Safe Driver Million Mile Logo and their choice of a gift pack. New Million Mile drivers are presented with a crystal award during the event. All guests receive an item commemorating the event.
Dave Levin Award – Company Driver of the Year
PGT recognizes one company driver each year for outstanding performance, commitment to safety and to PGT. This award is named in memory of David Levin who set the standard of excellence for a Proud Professional.
Harry “Buster” Barnes Award – Independent Contractor of the Year
PGT acknowledges an Independent Contractor whose performance and attitude reflect the highest level of loyalty, dedication and commitment to PGT. This award is named in memory of Harry “Buster” Barnes, an Independent Contractor who possessed those qualities and was with PGT from the day our doors opened.
Rookie Driver of the Year
In 2017, PGT introduced a new award for excellent performance and safety record for a new driver starting their career in transportation. All student drivers with excellent performance and safety records with at least six months with the company in the qualifying year are eligible for this prestigious award.