FOR RELEASE JULY 2008 BUMPER-TO-BUMPER MARKS 20TH ANNIVERSARY
Publisher recognizes Instructor-of-the-Month
PORT ARANSAS, Texas
A 1996 graduate of Western Pacific Truck School, Eric Wiltse found himself out of a job when the company that he drove for closed after 30 years. He saw a Western Pacific advertisement for an Instructor and thought that it might be interesting. Fortunately for Eric and his students, he found that teaching truck driving IS interesting, he reports in a profile posted on www.bumper2bumpertruckbook.com.
Eric Wiltse has been named the Instructor of the Month for July, 2008, announced Devorah Fox, president of Mike Byrnes & Assoc., Inc, publishers of BUMPER to BUMPER, The Complete Guide to Tractor-Trailer Operations. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the publication of the book’s first edition. To recognize the folks who use the book every day in their work, Mike Byrnes & Assoc., Inc. has launched “Instructor of the Month.” Wiltse has received Master Level certification from the Commercial Vehicle Training Association - Mike Byrnes Instructor Development and Certification Program, and has also completed Western Pacific Truck School’s Train the Trainer Program.