‘Oscars of the live events industry’ honor “underscores On Tour Logistics’ dedication to exceptional service and quality”

Averitt Express was recently honored for the first time as Trucking Company of the Year at the annual Parnelli Awards for its On Tour Logistics (OTL) service.

“This prestigious accolade recognizes On Tour Logistics’ unwavering commitment to excellence in the production and event logistics industry,” said Averitt in a release.

The Parnelli Awards, often referred to as the “Oscars of the Live Events Industry,” are presented annually by Production, Lights and Staging News magazine and Front of House magazine. Nominations and votes for the Parnelli Awards are exclusive to industry professionals, ensuring the recognition comes from industry peers.

“We’ve been nominated before, but winning this time is truly an honor. All the nominees are phenomenal, so even being included on the short list is a remarkable achievement,” said Chris Sheppard, the Director of On Tour Logistics Sales at Averitt. “Our vendors and tours support us year after year. They are the reason we have this opportunity, and our goal is to make transportation the last thing they need to worry about.”

Averitt says the honor “underscores On Tour Logistics’ dedication to exceptional service and quality and highlights the industrywide support that propels Averitt to be the very best in event logistics, according to the trucking giant.”

“On Tour Logistics is a premier provider of live event logistics solutions,” said Averitt in a release. “The team of highly skilled drivers equipped with industry-leading expertise and uniformed in show black, are meticulously trained to handle a diverse range of production gear.”

For more information, visit OnTourLogisticsServices.com or parnelliawards.com.

Photo via Averitt.

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