Member Phill Hodges wins big

12 May 2022

VACC member-business owner, Phill Hodges of Transport Certification Services has been formally recognised for his enormous contribution to the heavy vehicle industry.

Held on the Gold Coast in Queensland, the Trucking Australia 2022 Conference culminated with a gala dinner and the Australian Trucking Association’s National Trucking Industry Award presentation. The event was a chance to celebrate the achievements of some of the industry’s leading individuals and organisations.

Phill – a long-serving member of the Commercial Vehicle Industry Association Victoria (CVIAV) and past President of the Commercial Vehicle Industry Association Australia (CVIAA) – took home the Outstanding Contribution to the Australian Trucking Industry award.

Alongside Phill's award, the Australian Trucking Association acknowledged the following industry figures and businesses:

  • Trucksafe John Kelly Award: A & R Magill Pty Ltd
  • National Training Excellence Award: Followmont Transport
  • National Trucking Industry Woman of the Year: Leanne Dyer, On the Pads
  • National Professional Driver of the Year: Denis Thompson, Thompson Removals
  • Don Watson Memorial Award: Darren Nolan, Nolan’s Interstate Transport.

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