Werner Receives Distinguished Service Award


Original article was posted on April 4, 2017. This update includes video of President and CEO Derek Leathers accepting the award.

Werner Enterprises recently was honored with the 2017 Distinguished Service Award by the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) for its outstanding efforts in support of military veterans and veteran spouses through its Operation Freedom hiring program. President and CEO Derek Leathers accepted the award on behalf of Werner Enterprises.

MOAA is an independent, nonprofit organization and the nation’s largest association of military officers representing the interests of the military service members and their families. As a military friendly employer, Werner has pledged to hire 2,000 veterans and 250 veteran spouses in 2017.

Aaron Evans