Press Release

January 18, 2011

Estes Executive Appointed to Virginia Board of Transportation Safety.

RICHMOND, Va.—Governor Bob McDonnell has appointed Curtis Carr of Estes Express Lines to Virginia’s Board of Transportation Safety. His term will expire June 30, 2014.

Carr has served as vice president of safety and risk management for Estes Express Lines in Richmond since 1998. A graduate of the University of North Carolina, Carr is active in state and national trucking associations and currently serves on the American Trucking Association Safety Management Council.

About Estes

Richmond, VA-based Estes is a full-service freight transportation provider offering a full range of shipping solutions including LTL, Time Critical, Volume & Truckload, Global and Custom Solutions. Founded in 1931 by W.W. Estes and still owned by the Estes family, the company has grown from a small, local carrier into one of the most respected total-solutions providers in the industry. More information about Estes and its shipping options is conveniently available on and