We’re extremely proud to share that Recology Davis driver Gustavo Arriaga has been named the 2023 Regional Residential Driver of the Year, and Recology South Valley driver Salvador “Sal” Plascencia has received Honorable Mention for Regional Commercial Driver of the Year!

This is the third year in a row that two Recology drivers have been recognized for the prestigious Driver of the Year awards. This national honor is given to drivers who exemplify safety and outstanding performance in the industry.

Gustavo just celebrated his 35th anniversary as a residential driver in Davis, CA, where he has earned a lasting reputation for his enthusiasm for the job, commitment to the community, and providing exceptional service to his customers.

With 23 years in the industry, Sal has always taken enormous pride in his work to deliver the highest level of customer service. His attitude, professionalism, and driving skills are celebrated by both customers and his fellow employee-owners.

Please join us in congratulating Gustavo and Salvador on their incredible achievements! Read more from the National Waste & Recycling Association here.