HOLLAND, Mich., Nov. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Holland professional driver Paul Wahlster is a finalist in the American Trucking Associations (ATA) selection of Captains for the 2019-2020 America’s Road Team.

Drivers chosen as Captains for America’s Road Team are the “best of the best” with superior safety records. America’s Road Team Captains educate the public about sharing the highway, safe driving practices and the trucking industry. Captains must be excellent communicators as well as exceedingly knowledgeable about safety within the industry.

“Safety is a number one priority for our professional drivers here at Holland. Paul has proven that he is a safety leader. He has been a skilled driver mentor for new hires and does his best to make safety a number one priority for every driver he trains. His focus is on safety and communication. He holds himself to the highest standards. We congratulate him for this achievement and look forward to his continuing safety leadership,” said Holland President Scott Ware.