Lytx’s Gary Johnson Named MTA 2014 Safety Professional of the Year


Award Recognizes Leaders in Service in Trucking and Highway Safety

August 7, 2014 – San Diego, Calif. – The Minnesota Trucking Association (MTA) has honored Lytx Inc.’s Gary Johnson, director of risk and compliance management, with its prestigious Safety Professional of the Year Award. The award, presented at the group’s annual conference in Alexandria, Minnesota, recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding service to the trucking industry and to highway safety.

With nearly 30 years of professional experience in the transportation sector, Gary is an active member of many transportation industry associations, including American Trucking Associations’ Safety Management Council, Truckload Carriers Association and Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance.  He has served on the MTA Safety Council for the last seven years, including the last two as president. At Lytx, Gary brings his regulatory compliance knowledge to structure enterprise risk management programs that benefit the trucking and fleet industries.

“Gary’s level of commitment and service within the trucking industry is unmatched,” said Jim Angel, general manager, trucking, Lytx, Inc. “Whether it is his work at Lytx to improve the services we offer the industry or his passion for safety innovation, Gary has put his stamp on our sector. This award is a testament to his dedication to the trucking industry and we’re proud to have him in our ranks.”

About Lytx

At Lytx™ (formerly DriveCam, Inc.), we harness the power of data to change human behavior and help good companies become even better. Our flagship product, DriveCam powered by Lytx™, sets the standard for driver safety in the industries we serve, and our RAIR® Compliance Services helps DOT-regulated fleets comply with safety regulations, complementing the DriveCam® Program. We protect more than 950 commercial and government fleet clients worldwide who drive billions of miles. Our clients realize significant ROI by lowering operating and insurance costs, while achieving greater efficiency and compliance. Most of all, we strive to help save lives – on our roads and in our communities, every day. Lytx is privately held and headquartered in San Diego.  For more information, visit


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