ATHS Awards Program

50 Year Company Award: Brown Hurley
50 Year Company Award: Brown Hurley
Golden Achievement Award: Gene Whitaker
Golden Achievement Award: Gene Whitaker

Each year the Society is honored to recognize individuals and companies whose contributions helped build and grow the trucking industry into the juggernaut it is today.

Award Categories

Founders Award – Honoring living pioneers of the industry. This prestigious award is reserved for those who began working in the industry before October 1, 1935, and who have made trucking their life’s work.

Golden Achievement Award – Recognizing the men and women who have been involved in trucking for 50 or more consecutive years.

Company Awards – Acknowledging the profound impact of trucking companies in operation for 50 or more consecutive years.

The Harris Saunders Sr. Award – Exclusively for ATHS members. To honor those members who consistently exhibit exemplary leadership and whose outstanding achievements have had a positive impact on the mission of ATHS.

The Museum Award – Recognizing industry museums that preserve the history of antique trucks and trucking history.

Distinguished Service Award – ATHS honors those members who have committed themselves to the Society’s mission through volunteer service at either a chapter or national level.

Historian of the Industry Award – For authors and collectors whose significant work helps inform and educated the general public.

Museum Award: Galen Cole Family Land Transport Museum
Museum Award: Galen Cole Family Land Transport Museum
75 Year Company Award: The Mackie Group of Companies
75 Year Company Award: The Mackie Group of Companies
The Harris Saunders Award: Terry Klenske
The Harris Saunders Award: Terry Klenske