Danh joins our Clackamas Drop Yard location as a Maintenance and Equipment Technician. He is originally from Vietnam and has one son. Danh been a long-time mentor and enjoys sharing his knowledge of mechanics. Welcome aboard, Danh.
Samuel joins our Clackamas location as a Professional OTR Driver. He enjoys spending time at the park and loves nature. We are pleased to welcome Sam to our team. He’s already shown his dedication to working at Kool Pak.
We are pleased to announce that Kirk has been promoted to WA/OR Regional Manager. He has been a long-time employee of Kool Pak as a Regional Driver and Dispatcher. We are super excited for this move and what that means for him and Kool Pak. Congratulations, Kirk.
Andrea joins our Portland office as the new HR Director. She shared that she’s had many interesting moments in her life but, best the one so far is the birth of her children. She also loves the Dallas Cowboys. Welcome, Andrea.
Gus joins us as a Clackamas CSR Warehouse representative. His hobbies include music and watching sports. His favorite place for lunch is Subway. Welcome to the Kool Pak Family.
We are excited Yahir joined our Clackamas Warehouse as a Material Handler. His favorite place to travel is the beach. We are glad you’re part of the Kool Pak Team!
Mike has returned to his Kool Pak family as a local driver based out of Clackamas. He has 4 children and participates in his kids’ little leagues. He also shared that he has a love for the road. Welcome back!
Welcome, Derek, as our new OTR Driver out of the Clackamas Ware-house. Derek has history with Kool Pak and we are honored he’s joined the Kool Pak team. Derek joins us from Sysco.
Welcome aboard, Tyrone. He recently joined our Clackamas Warehouse as a Material Handler. Tyrone comes from Wilco Farmhouse where his interest grew for Carhartt products. He’s a Portland Trailblazer and Seattle Seahawks fan and enjoys hot Cheetos snacks.
Welcome back to Kool Pak, Penné. She returns as our Payroll Administrator in our Portland office. Penné has been an absolute joy working with. Welcome back.
Please give a huge welcome to John who joined our Rancho Location as a Local Driver. John’s home town is Rancho Cucamonga. He loves to travel to Las Vegas and Lake Havasu. He also enjoys bike riding and loves spending time with his family. Welcome aboard!
A warm welcome to Garret, who recently joined our Drop Yard Location as our Reefer Technician. Garret was familiar with Kool Pak, having worked as a vendor and is proud to be a member of the drop yard team.
Andrew joined our Clackamas team as a Local Driver. He is originally from Woodburn Oregon and loves working with computers. We’re thankful you’re on board, Andrew.
Welcome home, Angie! She has recently come back to our Sumner facility as a Customer Service Representative. We are glad Angie’s back.
Another welcome addition to our Clackamas team is Paul. He recently came on board as a Material Handler. Paul is the proud father of four! Welcome, Paul.
Mike has joined our corporate office finance department as an Accountant. He enjoys sports and hails from California. We welcome him to the Redmond office.
A hearty hello to Sigi and welcome to the Rancho Cucamonga Warehouse as a Material Handler. He’s already a great addition to the team and we are happy to have him on the Rancho team.
Aaron joins the Clackamas Drop Yard as a Maintenance & Equipment Technician. We are delighted you chose to be a part of Kool Pak. Aaron enjoys going out for Sushi and, if he were given $250.00, he’d take his mom out to dinner. We thank you for joining our Clackamas team.
Jerry recently joined our Rancho location as a Local Professional Driver. Jerry loves football, baseball, off roading and camping. He enjoys traveling to the beach and the great outdoors. Receiving his CDL changed his life -and we are glad he’s part of the Kool Pak driving team.
Victor joins our Rancho Cucamonga location as a Material Handler. His hometown is Los Angeles and his favorite spots team is the Dodgers. We appreciate Victor’s down to earth style and we’re glad to welcome you to Kool Pak.
Welcome, Jeff, to our Clackamas location as a Professional Local Driver. His hometown is Portland OR. Jeff shared that if he received $250, he’d spend it. Good plan, Jeff. Thanks for joining our team.
Another welcome addition to our Rancho team is Carlo, who is our new Warehouse Manager. His hobbies include surfing and golf. In the past, Carlo enjoyed being a café owner. Welcome aboard.
Eric joins our Rancho location as a Material Handler. He and his family love to enjoy a warm meal at his favorite restaurant, Lazy Dog. We’re glad you’re here, Eric.
Samantha joins us as an Inside Sales Support Rep at our corporate office. Samantha enjoys some good old fashioned junk food and her favorite is Mac N’ Cheese. She brings many skills and a drive to our team. Welcome Sam.
Lamar has returned to Kool Pak as a Professional Local Driver for our Sumner location. It was no secret that his return to Kool Pak was celebrated. The crew in Sumner and our Management / Leadership team know your value and we feel empowered with your experience and personal knowledge of the company to get the job done. Thanks, Lamar.
Raymond joined our Polar Express team in the warehouse. He has been with us since May and was a Godsend at a critical time. Thank you for your hard work, Raymond.
Welcome back Josh. He’s returned as a Material Handler for our Sumner Terminal. He was sought out to return to the team and has accepted graciously with a desire to work hard. Happy to have you back, Josh!
Welcome on board, Bill. It’s been a long journey and Bill joins us with an astonishing amount of experience. Bill’s been traveling pretty much everywhere! He is excited to be closer to home where he can spend preciouses time with his family.
Welcome back Brisa! Brisa returns as the Compliance Administrator and works directly with the drivers. In the short time Brisa was away we missed her immensely. She’s self-motivated and strong willed. Welcome home!
Welcome back Casey, who’s returned as a Billing Specialist II at our corporate office. She’s excited to hit the ground running and missed the steady work environment and positive atmosphere. Honored to have you back!
Welcome back Jenny. She’s back as a CSR Dispatch II for our Rancho Terminal. She comes with an overload of knowledge for the business and plenty of future plans. Proud to have you back, Jenny!
Welcome back to Polar Express/Kool Pak Scott! He worked for us all last year in the shipping office providing customer service, OSD and various warehouse tasks. Scott’s interests are sports and computer games. His favorite food is lasagna. Welcome, Scott.
Welcome to Polar Express/Kool Pak Greg. He joins the Billing team in Canada. Greg enjoys car shows, hockey, football games and golf. His favorite foods are steak, baked potato, with a healthy Caesar salad. Happy to have you here, Greg!
Adrian joins us as a Local Driver for our Ontario Terminal. He brings a high level of enthusiasm to our team
Welcome back, Tami. She was previously part of our Customer Service team and joined us in May as a Billing Specialist. She love to quilt and spend time with her three grandkids.
Welcome Henry. He joined us as a local driver out of Ontario. He loves spending time with his children and enjoys his wife’s cooking.
Randy is our newest local driver out of Sumner, Washington. He’s a Seahawks fan and his favorite food on the road is pizza.
Steven is our newest local driver based out of Ontario. Steven enjoys watching sports and he loves all LA teams. His favorite thing to do on his day off is yard work.
Our newest Regional driver out of Ontario is Wahid. He is from Los Angeles and his favorite place to travel is Louisiana.
Kare joined our team as a CSR—Dispatch out of Clackamas. She enjoys spending time in the sunshine, preferably Mexico and Hawaii. She is a diehard Seahawks Fan.
Congratulations to Tim on his promotion to Maintenance Support. Tim has been with Kool Pak for over 15 years.
We welcome Sue as our new CSR—Dispatch in Ontario. She enjoys going to movies and dancing.
Robert also joins our Ontario team as the new Fleet Manager. Robert enjoys traveling to Pirate Cove in Needles, California and coaching his kids in sports.
In honor of 2019 Annual Safety Day, at Polar Express / Kool Pak Canada, we pulled out all the stops and focused on Safety throughout the organization. Events included a visit from Safety Driven: The Trucking Safety Council of BC, complete with educational materials, team building with a blindfold, mini golf/putting, office discussions and laughter, plus of course, goody bags for all. Thanks to our great staff for participating and making Polar Express / Kool Pak Canada a safe place to work!
Office goodies with the Polar Express staff
Polar Express Office Discussion
Learning about safety
Safety driven demo table
Safety Driven demo table
Safety Trust Factor
The 2018 Kool Pak° Driver of the Year Awards ceremonies were held in April at our four facilities in Clackamas, Ontario, Patterson and Sumner. Each year, we honor, celebrate and acknowledge our exceptional drivers. We are pleased to announce the winners – and extend a hearty congratulations to each of the recipients who continue to make Kool Pak a Kool place to work! Read more >>
Patterson and Ontario, CA
A big thank you back to the local elementary schools who wrote thank you notes to our OTR and Transcon drivers this past holiday season. Our Kool° drivers loved these wonderful, creative cards and the kids received the benefit of learning how important truck drivers are. Win-Win!
KOOL PAK° Owner-Operator of the Year Les Dague shares his thoughts about working at Kool Pak°: