Smith Honors Safe Drivers @ UPS Site**Watch photo slide show** :Smith Visits Workers at UPS Distribution Center
Congressman Chris Smith (NJ-04) was a guest at the United Parcel Service (UPS) Customer Center on Vassar Avenue in Lakewood, N.J. on Nov. 2.
Smith was welcomed on-by site Staff Manager Steve Culley, and Teamsters Local 177 President Bob Cherney, and spoke to nearly a 100 drivers and various USP staff. Smith presented congressional certificates for six drivers who achieved safety milestones, including driver Mike Piazza, who achieved a milestone of 25 years without an accident. Smith also presented him with a special UPS leather jacket only given to drivers who hit that milestone.In the past, Smith has visited similar Customer Centers in Mercer and Monmouth counties.
He also met with Sean Pender, of Hamilton, USP Enterprise Account Manager; Sue DeJong, of Freehold, Director of Enterprise Accounts- International Sales, and; UPS management official Chris Lutick, of Manasquan.UPS is one of the largest employers in Smith's district, and is the third largest private employer in New Jersey with nearly 20,000 workers.