Dan Heister

Boyd Bros. recognizes driver achievements

| March 15, 2011

Clayton, Ala.,-based flatbed carrier Boyd Bros. Transportation announced company awards for drivers, recognizing their work for 2010.

Interviewing Dan Heister, Overdrive’s Trucker of the YearImage Gallery

| February 16, 2011

In this month's issue of Overdrive, I wrote about the recession-surviving prowess of Boyd Bros.-leased owner-operator Dan Heister (pictured), whose mastery of his short-medium haul niche in Boyd's self-dispatch/percentage-pay Independent Express program brought him through ...

2011 Trucker of the Year named

| February 02, 2011

Dan Heister, a 45-year-old steel hauler, has been a driver for Clanton, Ala.-based Boyd Bros. Transportation for 15 years.

Trucker of the Year 2011

Todd Dills | February 01, 2011

When the housing market collapsed, Dan Heister learned how quickly flatbed could go sour — and what it would take to keep his head above water.

Trucker of the Month

James Jaillet | July 01, 2010

Dan Heister’s meticulous planning and knack for truck mechanics boost his success.

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