Trailer Bridge Inc. has named Jonathan "JD" Donaldson as its 2000 Driver of the Year.

The honor is presented annually to the Trailer Bridge driver with the best overall performance record and takes into account a wide range of critical factors, including safe driving record, on-time service, fuel efficiency, timely submission of trip reports and experience with Department of Transportation roadside inspections.

"JD exemplifies what we are looking for in a representative of our fleet and we are proud to have him as a colleague," said Ralph Heim, Trailer Bridge president and COO. "Our drivers are the backbone of our freight network."

Trailer Bridge provides integrated trucking and marine freight service to and from all points in the lower 48 states and Puerto Rico.