Trucker Spotlight Shining On Monte Huie


Monte Huie


Monte was selected for the truckers spotlight for his many years of dedication to keeping the big rigs on the road and helping truckers.

As mentioned on the trucker spotlight main page, Monte went to work in the transportation industry back in 1974 right after serving the country as a member of the army.

When he is not working hard to keep operations running smooth as the Director of Maintenance for Perimeter Transportation, LLC in Memphis, Tennesssee, Monte spends his time on a forty acre homestead located in Mississippi.

We asked Monte what he did for enjoyment besides helping keep truckers on the road.

Monte replied that he enjoyed fishing, riding horses, working on cars, and spending time with family and friends. In addition, seeing America with his wife as shown by the scene of the Hoover Dam in the background of his picture ranks as one of his favorite hobbies.

We asked Monte a few questions below to gain insight from his experiences working in the transportation industry.


What is the best thing you like about working in the transportation industry?


Meeting and dealing with people from all walks of life 



What is the worst thing you hate about working in the transportation industry?


Not being able to satisfy every request given to me 



What advice would you give a person entering the business as a: Truck Driver or Service Mechanic


Truck Driver - Learn to manage you private life and career to blend them together or both will be hard to deal with

Service Mechanic - Get as much training as possible the more you know the more you can do 



Would you recommend your profession as a career choice?


Yes, it is a challenging and rewarding life. 


Well, it sounds like Monte is enjoying working in the transportation industry as evidenced by his recommendation to select truck driving or being a truck service mechanic as a profession. wishes Monte Huie continued success in his segment of the trucking industry.

Thank you, Monte.