Neil Hammargren, Martin Bros. Distributing Co., Inc., Named to IFDA Truck Driver Hall of Fame - Martin Bros. Distributing

October 30, 2018

Neil Hammargren, Martin Bros. Distributing Co., Inc., Named to IFDA Truck Driver Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Neil Hammargren, one of 26 inductees to the inaugural class of the International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) Truck Driver Hall of Fame!

The IFDA Hall of Fame casts a spotlight on the industry’s top drivers for their outstanding records of service and safety. To be eligible for the Hall of Fame, the driver must have at least 24 years with no chargeable accidents and may not have any moving violations within the previous 5 years prior to nomination.

“We’re proud to honor the exceptional careers and contributions of these hard-working professionals with this new program,” said Mark Allen, President and CEO of IFDA. “We understand that highly-skilled drivers are the heart of our industry, ensuring a safe and efficient food supply for professional kitchens across the country.”

The inaugural class was honored at the IFDA Distribution Solutions Conference on October 30 in San Antonio, Texas.

Neil has 30 years of service at Martin Bros., starting the job on March 29, 1988. He has maintained a clean license from the very beginning of his employment, a feat that in itself is remarkable. He estimates that he has over 2 million miles under his belt! Neil exemplifies dedication to safe driving and legendary customer service.

Martin Bros. Distributing Co., Inc. is a full-line, family-owned food service distributor serving Iowa and surrounding states with inspirational and innovative solutions. The company offers state-of-the-art distributing, nutritional tools, culinary advising, menu design and much more.

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STORY SOURCE: Martin Bros., 6623 Chancellor Drive, Cedar Falls, IA 50613

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