HMD Trucking, Inc. (HMD Trucking) was founded in March of 1998. Henry Malukas, Founder and President, started the business with his wife Daiva when he discovered the expanding transportation opportunities in the 6 County area surrounding Chicago. The Company’s aim was to achieve an exemplary safety score in all of the categories and keep all of the equipment intact while educating drivers on safety protocols. Since its inception, the Company has had an operating history of over 19 years. HMD Trucking has been highly successful in securing good margin opportunities in over-the-road and contract hauling, so the company’s growth has been phenomenal.
The third and final step on the Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires debuted as Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires in 2014. Sanctioned by INDYCAR, the series is operated by Andersen Promotions, which oversees all three levels of the ladder system including the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship and the Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires.
At Cooper, we understand that the four tires on your vehicle are what keep you connected to the road, playing a crucial role in how your vehicle handles, and keeping you safe on your travels. As an American company since 1914, our focus is on making quality tires that will perform well and last for thousands of miles. With more than a century in the tire industry, we know that tires matter and that is why you should count on Cooper.
RTD Media and Management, a division of Race Tech Development, was founded in 2008 by long-time motorsports industry member Mike Maurini. RTD Media and Management is prepared to provide clients with a full range of marketing services – from preparing and distributing media releases to website and social media set-up, design, maintenance and management. At a time when social media is growing, we can put our marketing initiatives to work to get your name, experiences and accomplishments out to the masses. Developing a strong relationship with many industry leaders, Mike and his foray of motorsports related companies are well respected throughout the world of motorsports. Through his business-to-business contacts, Maurini has expanded his Race Tech Development Group to include media and promotional services across a variety of different industries.
Turtle Plastics is a global leader in providing innovative environmental health and safety stabilization products made from recycled plastic. We create smart, life-saving safety solutions from recycled polymer technologies, specifically PVC, HDPE and UHMW, for rescue cribbing, auto extrication, first responder stabilization tools, material storage, industrial maintenance and repair and walking and compartment surfaces.
Our versatile, interlocking plastic cribbing blocks are the safer, cleaner solution for stabilizing heavy equipment and vehicles in emergency response and industrial maintenance and repair. All our products are proudly made in the USA. Turtle Plastics products are used around the world in such industries as manufacturing, fire and safety, military, aerospace, mining, institutional, hospitality, transportation, heavy equipment, railroad maintenance and agriculture.
We are proud to be a trusted safety resource for customers ranging from FORTUNE® 500 vehicle and heavy equipment manufacturers to fire departments in large cities and small rural communities. We collaborate closely with our customers to develop solutions tailored to their challenges and safety needs.