Werner Enterprises to Host SiriusXM Radio Remote
OMAHA, Neb. -- July 29, 2013
Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN) will host a live radio remote at its global
headquarters in Omaha, Neb., on Thursday, Aug. 1, from 1 to 3 p.m. CDT. The
SiriusXM Radio show “Road Dog Trucking News” will air featuring its host Mark
Willis with guest speakers to include Werner President and COO Derek Leathers,
Executive Vice President of Driver Resources Bob Synowicki and Senior Vice
President of Operations Steve Phillips.
“We are truly excited and proud to have this live event at Werner
Enterprises,” said Leathers. “This is an excellent opportunity for us to
interact with the trucking community and discuss the most important and
relevant topics with drivers all over the country.”
The remote will take place at the Conestoga building on the Werner campus.
Additional guest speakers during the live remote include Vice President of
Safety and Compliance Jaime Maus, Associate Director of Government and Field
Recruiting Jim Morbach and professional Werner drivers Charley Endorf, David
Conkling and Tom Pietrzak. Other activities planned include a free lunch from
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and a chance to meet “Road Dog Trucking News” host Mark
Willis. Werner will provide shuttles to and from local travel centers, Sapp
Bros located at the I-80 exit 440 and the Flying J located at the I-80 exit
432, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. for drivers to attend. Drivers in the area are
encouraged to take part in this live event designed exclusively for them.
“Road Dog Trucking News” is a daily radio show on SiriusXM’s Road Dog Trucking
Radio on channel 128. Each weekday, the show tackles tough issues facing
truckers today and invites industry executives and experts to weigh in while
keeping drivers informed of all the latest and pertinent trucking news.
Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is a premier transportation
and logistics company, with coverage throughout North America, Asia, Europe,
South America, Africa and Australia. Werner maintains its global headquarters
in Omaha, Nebraska and maintains offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico,
China and Australia. Werner is among the five largest truckload carriers in
the United States, with a diversified portfolio of transportation services
that includes dedicated van, temperature-controlled and flatbed;
medium-to-long-haul, regional and local van; and expedited services. Werner's
Value Added Services portfolio includes freight management, truck brokerage,
intermodal, and international services. International services are provided
through Werner’s domestic and global subsidiary companies and include ocean,
air and ground transportation; freight forwarding; and customs brokerage.
Werner Enterprises, Inc.'s common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select
Market^SM under the symbol "WERN." For further information about Werner, visit
the company's website at www.werner.com.
Fred Thayer, 402-895-6640 ext. 2065
Director of Corporate Communications
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