The three small fleets pictured above will be traveling to Nashville, Tennessee, next week for the unveiling of the winner of Overdrive's 2021 Small Fleet Championship. The winner will be announced the evening of Thursday, November 4, during the annual conference of the National Association of Small Trucking Companies.
Ultimately, six judges scored all 10 fleets taking into account growth in recent history but also factors that undergird likely future stability, whether a diversified portfolio of customers, a clear acumen for all areas of trucking business, a commitment to employees and the communities they reside in, and more.
"A competition like this shows the clear wealth of expertise and the diversity of experience all around the owner-operator trucking community," Dills added. "Narrowing the field down to just three – it's a hard call, no doubt."
Nonetheless, these three finalists separated themselves narrowly from other contenders in the final scores' tally: