ROCKY MOUNT, N.C., May 3, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It is a great privilege for Eagle Transport Corporation to announce Darryl Nowell as the “Professional Tank Truck Driver of the Year – Grand Champion” for 2015-2016. The prestigious award was announced on April 25, 2016 at the National Tank Truck Carrier’s Annual Conference in San Diego, Calif. This honor exemplifies Darryl’s incomparable trucking career.

Darryl’s career in transportation spans over 31 years including 13 years with Eagle, working out of the Richmond, Va. Terminal. He is a “President’s Million Mile Club” member and a Certified Trainer for Eagle. His sense of pride and energy toward error-free work compel him to be a constant mentor and source of knowledge to other drivers within the company.

Darryl is very involved in local Tidewater Virginia activities, and has some very interesting hobbies: He’s an Army veteran, a Boy Scout Leader, a Little League football and baseball coach, a Search & Rescue Coast Guard Volunteer, a community advocate for fire prevention — and most distinctive of all, a Professional Wrestler in the persona of “Pyro the Human Incinerator” complete with flaming fingertips! Needless to say he has a very BIG personality!!

“All of Eagle Transport congratulates Darryl, and celebrates his continued commitment to safety and excellence. We are VERY PROUD to have someone as professional and caring as Darryl to be part of the Eagle family,” said Ron Thomas, VP Human Resources, Eagle Transport.

About Eagle Transport Corporation:
Headquartered in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, Eagle Transport now owns over 450 power units, with 22 terminals located throughout the eastern United States from Delaware to South Florida and west to Nashville, Tenn.

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*Photo Caption: (L-R) Herb Evans, Vice Chairman Eagle Transport; Darryl Nowell; Lance Collette, President Eagle Transport.

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