How We Support The Industry

Being involved members of multiple national and state organizations in trucking is a privilege. The benefits of networking, community involvement, ongoing education and awareness initiatives, and a chance to contribute to improving the industry and strengthening its players is unmatched.

Check out our membership list below to see where we’re involved.

Tenstreet also believes in sharing its expertise with the trucking industry. We have a number of industry experts on staff who are available to provide their insights to journalists working on trucking-related articles.

Press Inquiries

Are you approaching a deadline and need a quote to strengthen your piece? Contact Molly Vidler at [email protected] to connect with one of our industry experts.

Check out our expert profiles today to learn more about their expertise and see where they have been featured!

Tim Crawford – Tenstreet CEO  Brad Fulton – Data Expert  Tim Hindes – Retention Expert  Marilyn Surber – Industry ExpertShannon Wheeler – Compliance Expert

Tenstreet In The News

Check out some of the top sites where Tenstreet is being talked about across the web and learn more about our involvement across the country with the trucking industry.

December 2022

Customized training programs boost recruiting, retention – FreightWaves

FreightWaves sits down with Tenstreet Transportation Advisor, Marilyn Surber, to discuss how Tenstreet’s training programs and technology can help fleets reach new generations of drivers.

FASTPORT and Tenstreet Support Annual Wreaths Across America Appreciation Dinner on the Eve of National Wreaths Across America Day – Press Release

FASTPORT and Tenstreet partner to sponsor Wreaths Across America’s annual appreciation dinner. The dinner serves as a celebration of the efforts made by thousands of volunteers across the country, supporters, and the trucking industry to fulfill the mission to Remember, Honor, and Teach.

5 Ways Fleets Can Compete for Truck Drivers in a Tough Labor Market –  Heavy Duty Trucking

Tim Crawford, CEO of Tenstreet, discusses the latest data surrounding hiring drivers during an HDT Leadership Insights video podcast.

November 2022

Driver Surveys Offer Retention, Safety Benefits- FreightWaves

FreightWaves shares how Tenstreet’s data-collecting power and expertise continues to bring actionable insights to the recruiting and retention space.

Tenstreet Q3 Market Index: Recruitment & Retention Rundown FleetNewsDaily

Tenstreet roundup of industry data for Q3 indicates an especially strong rebound from the unpredictability of the pandemic years – as well as the usual seasonal signals that recruiting is headed for a holiday slowdown.

October 2022

Safety, Compliance Tech Investment Can Save Money Down the Road-  Truck News

Marilyn Surber, transportation leader at Tenstreet, acted as moderator for a panel discussion at Biz & Breakfast – Safety, Compliance and Insurance in the Trucking Industry.

Meet the 2022 HDT Emerging Leaders- Heavy Duty Trucking

Six out of ten HDT Emerging Leaders work for companies that use Tenstreet. Stephen Lusk of EverGreen Industries says that “adopting the Tenstreet ATS system… fundamentally changed how we identify, engage, and hire professional drivers.”

Top 5 Trucking Companies That Pay Percentage- Zippia

According to a Stay Metrics- now owned by Tenstreet- survey, drivers who received pay on a percentage split indicated they were 31% more satisfied than those who receive hourly pay and 29% more satisfied than those who receive per-mile pay.

Marilyn Surber, transportation adviser at Tenstreet, weighs in on The Diversity Equity and Inclusion Change Leader Award, sponsored by Tenstreet. This award encourages ATA members to implement a DEI program or continue to improve an established company DEI program.

Inward-facing Cameras Gain Ground as Drivers GrumbleFreightWaves

Byron Wiebold, of Tenstreet’s industry relations team discusses the implementation of inward-facing cameras.

September 2022

2022 CCJ Top 250: Carriers Boost Revenue in a Tight Market – CCJ Digital

The 2022 CCJ Top 250, sponsored by Tenstreet, is the industry’s most comprehensive ranking of the largest for-hire carriers in North America with U.S. operating authority.

Recruiting and Retaining Drivers in a Post-Pandemic WorldFleet Owner

 Tim Hindes, manager of engagement products at Tenstreet discusses new research highlighting the latest trends for hiring in transportation, including how companies are responding to high turnover.

Stay The Course: Keep Recruiting Efforts Top of Mind as Market Shifts- FreightWaves

Tenstreet’s Marilyn Surber says it’s better to refrain from making serious strategy changes or even exiting the recruiting game altogether in the evolving truck driving climate.

Gen Z Seeks Tech, Purpose from Trucking Jobs – CCJ Digital

Marilyn Surber, transportation adviser at Tenstreet, weighs in on how to attract Gen Z to trucking as industry demographics shift

August 2022

Strategies to Recruit the Next Generation of Drivers and Address the National Trucking Shortage- CCJ Digital

Atlas Van Lines, a Tenstreet client, was able to reduce the average time it takes to bring new recruits on board from 88 days to 15 days.

Private Fleets Sharpen Focus on Driver Satisfaction – Averitt Express

Since using Tenstreet, Dot Transportation has been “much more intentional” in its focus on hiring female drivers.

Changing Demographics in Trucking: Adaptation Tools for All Levels – TCA

Tenstreet, Next Generation in Trucking Association, and Melton Truck Lines announced a new webinar to help carriers navigate generational differences in the industry. Join us on September 8th, at 1 p.m. ET.

Tenstreet Puts Drivers in Control of Their Own Data FreightWaves

Tenstreet’s new Application Transparency feature gives drivers better control over how carriers can contact them, and it prevents drivers and carriers alike from wasting their time engaging in dead-end recruiting conversations.

Tenstreet’s New Application Transparency Tool: Drivers Control Their Data HDT

With nearly 4 million drivers storing their data on Tenstreet’s secure platform, privacy and security are hallmarks of our brand, and the new Application Transparency feature builds on that legacy.

July 2022

Hiring Trends in Trucking may be Slowing FreightWaves TV

Marilyn Surber joins the FWNow team to discuss what carriers and drivers should expect as the industry’s hiring rates begin to normalize from the hiring boom of the past few years.

Graves wins TTSAO’s Instructor of the Year Award Truck News

Doug Graves, a professional driver since 1970, has won the TTSAO/Tenstreet Instructor of the Year award. TTSAO also honored Mike Millian, president of Private Motor Truck Council of Canada with the Tenstreet President’s Award

AB5 protests rage on, AI contract negotiators and driver onboardingWhat The Truck?!?

Tim Crawford, co-founder and CEO at Tenstreet, is bringing transparency to truck driver data with Driver Pulse’s latest feature – App Transparency.

How to Recruit Drivers With so Many Retiring Now FreightWaves TV

Marilyn Surber joins a round table discussion on recruiting drivers amongst the mass retirement of the baby boomer generation.

3 Benefits of Utilizing Vnomics True Fuel to Measure Driver Impact on MPG in Your Fleet- Trimble Transportation

Trimble announced an integration with Vnomics, now owned by Tenstreet, to offer their True Fuel® technology to fleets utilizing Trimble in-cab technology.

Comprehensive Safety Management can Drive Down Insurance Costs- FreightWaves 

Tenstreet’s Josh McAllister reveals how Tenstreet’s Safety Management platform is appealing to all types of insurers, but can be especially helpful in the case of group captives.

June 2022

Communication Methods Key to Successful Driver Recruitment- FreightWaves

FreightWaves highlights data that shows Tenstreet’s Driver Pulse app outperforms traditional recruiting methods like texts and emails.

Successful Strategies for Post-Pandemic Driver Recruiting- Heavy Duty Trucking

Tenstreet CEO, Tim Crawford, sits down with Jim Park of HDT to discuss trends that define the driver-carrier relationship and provide insight for fleets who want to stay ahead of the evolving dynamic.

Tenstreet Unveils New Powerful Features, Focused Acquisitions FreightWaves

Tenstreet has added a host of new features to its recruiting arsenal, making it easier and more effective than ever for carriers to recruit, onboard, and retain drivers.

May 2022

Trucking, Turnover and Turning to Women- Women in Trucking

Women in Trucking pulls data from Stay Metrics, now a division of Tenstreet to analyze driver turnover amongst women in the industry.

Recruitment & Retention Rundown- Fleet News Daily

Fleet News Daily shares Tenstreet’s Recruitment and Retention Rundown to help you keep drivers in your trucks for the long haul.

Will Freight Be a Multiverse of Madness Forever FreightWaves

Tenstreet’s Bryon Wiebold appears on FreightWaves ‘What the Truck’ podcast to discuss The Elmer Lindamood CDL Training Scholarship Touch-A-Truck event.

Expedite Expo Kicks Off in Fort Wayne, Indiana, in July- Overdrive by Randall Reilly

Marilyn Surber will speak on a “State of the Trucking Industry” panel with John Elliot of Load One and Women in Trucking’s Ellen Voie at this years Expedite Expo.

April 2022

Tenstreet Acquires Vnomics, True Load Time- Heavy Duty Trucking

HDT covers Tenstreet’s acquisition of two new companies. The addition of fuel optimization solution, Vnomics, and load-time management technology, True Load Time, augment Tenstreet’s retention and engagement services by reducing the friction drivers encounter.

Driver Turnover Driven by Different Factors Depending on Tenure, Gender- FreightWaves

FreightWaves and Tenstreet analyzed exit survey data to figure out why drivers leave carriers. Results from our analysis revealed that drivers with different amounts of tenure tend to leave carriers for vastly different reasons.

March 2022

How Fleets are Winning the Race to Hire Drivers- Transport Topics

Marilyn Surber, Tenstreet’s transportation advisor, weighs in on the changing attitudes surrounding the hiring of student drivers.

How to Appeal to a Changing Truck Driver Demographic- FleetOwner

Marilyn Surber, Tenstreet’s transportation advisor, explains the importance of fleet management understanding how demographics are changing so they are better equipped to recruit and manage a younger generation of drivers.

February 2022

Entry Level Driver Requirement Changes Start This Week- FreightWaves TV

Tenstreet’s Transportation Advisor, Marilyn Surber, appears on FreightWaves TV to discuss the changes to entry level driver requirements that were implemented in early February.

Is Driver Retention Getting Better? Stay Metrics’ Latest Data Suggests Yes- FreightWaves

FreightWaves analyzes various data comparisons in the latest quarterly report from Stay Metrics, owned by Tenstreet, that indicate drivers might be sticking around longer.

Advanced Truck Technologies Market Report 2022-2023- Yahoo! Finance

Stay Metrics, owned by Tenstreet, is cited stating that 70% of drivers who leave a carrier do so during the first year of employment in an article forecasting trends in the industry for the upcoming years.

January 2022

Fleets Find Raising Pay Doesn’t Solve Driver Shortage- Transport Topics

Tenstreet’s Transportation Advisor Marilyn Surber notes in a conversation with Transport Topics that pay rate increases have a small effect, but not a broad sweeping one.

How Can Fleets Boost Their Attractiveness to Drivers?- FreightWaves TV

Marilyn Surber appears on FreightWaves NOW to provide insight on how fleets can position themselves to attract drivers. 

Global Advanced Truck Technologies Market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.6% By 2032 – Yahoo!

Stay Metrics, owned by Tenstreet, is cited stating that 70% of drivers who leave a carrier do so during the first year of employment in an article about ever-changing industry dynamic.

Make Plans to Attend Truckload 2022: Las Vegas- The Trucker

Tenstreet is excited to be sponsoring Truckload 2022: Las Vegas, which along with our New Member Welcome Mixer, brings truckload professionals together for networking and education