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Driver Lifestyles

The Pursuit of Freedom on the Road: David Manley

By Sean M. Lyden
Posted May 6th 2019 12:32PM
If your goal is to become an expedite owner-operator, most wise folks in the industry will advise you to first drive for a fleet owner for at least six months or so. This way, you can test the waters and learn the business without taking a significant risk. And that’s the advice mentors had shared with David Manley, a former maintenance technician for two decades with Frito Lay. Says Manley, "I'm like, ‘Nah. I've had a boss my entire life. I want to do this on my terms. H...