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29Nov, 2016

Driver Valeska Riveros in the Hamilton Spectator

Challenger is proud to have one of our very own, Valeska Riveros, featured by the Hamilton Spectator newspaper. She shares her experiences on the road, including being a female driver in a male dominated industry. Val has been driving trucks for just over year and works a dedicated run here at Challenger. She speaks highly of her life as a [...]

18Nov, 2016

Challenger’s Annual Job Fair – November 26th, 2016

Come to our exciting annual Job Fair and learn about the great opportunities that are available at Challenger!

16Sep, 2016

Women in Trucking – Driven to Success: Lynda Crickmore

Having celebrated 25 years with Challenger this past July, Vice President of Operations, Lynda Crickmore is no stranger to the transportation industry.  Her drive for success has shaped her own career and helped Challenger become a leading company in the industry. Her journey with Challenger began in 1991 as a dispatcher in the Flatbed and Van Divisions, spending the [...]

26Aug, 2016

Going the Extra Mile for Safety (Give or Take a Million)

At Challenger, safety is of paramount importance, and we proudly celebrate individuals who consistently maintain safe practices in their careers. In 2014, Challenger introduced a new initiative called the Million Mile Club to recognize and reward drivers that safely go the distance each and every day.  In order to be eligible for the club, a Challenger driver must safely drive [...]

24Jun, 2016

Hanging on the Edge

Challenger Leadership Members Rappel for Charity. Last week, Challenger’s very own Lynda Crickmore (Vice President of Operations) and Geoff Topping (Senior Director of Human Resources) participated in Make-A-Wish Foundation’s event Rope for Hope. What is Rope for Hope, you ask? “Rope-for-Hope… is a unique challenge event that calls on participants to fundraise in support of local wish-granting efforts, in [...]

10May, 2016

Film Crew Visit

Recollecting when Challenger's Head Office was visited by a Film Crew I started  with Challenger in the Sales and Marketing department last spring, almost a year ago, and I have seen a lot of great changes to the company since arriving. One of the bigger changes was that Challenger dedicated itself on bringing a fresher look to [...]