Announced Thursday at its virtual Van Line Summit & Awards Gala, Bekins Van Lines awarded top honors to four drivers in the network as Drivers of the Year. To be eligible for these awards, individuals must first earn a Driver of the Month award between January 2020 and December 2020 and consistently provide superior service to Bekins’ customers. By their excellent records in claims, customer service and safety, these drivers are among the best in the van lines’ fleet.
Aristeo Fermin Castillo, Boerman Moving & Storage, Inc., Woodridge, Ill.
A decade since Aristeo Fermin Castillo entered the moving industry at the suggestion of his nephew, he’s at the top of his game, wowing customers and earning the respect of agents around the country. Castillo is a solid “#1” rated driver in The Wheaton Group system with a near perfect customer satisfaction score based on 260 customer responses.
David Zaragoza, Direct Lease Fleet, Indianapolis, Ind.
David Zaragoza is one of the most valuable drivers in The Wheaton Group fleet; always dependable, always professional, with an excellent driver rating and accolades from customers. Zaragoza says he is motivated to demonstrate by example for his family. His core belief is to do unto others as you would have them do unto you, and it shows time and again in his interactions with customers.
Each winning driver receives a Driver of the Year plaque from The Wheaton Group, along with a $2,000 cash award.