I am pleased to announce that David Richards, General Manager Employee line of business will be promoted to Vice President, Operations effective July 1, 2024.

Over the past 6 years, David has been pivotal in the reorganization of the Employee line of business and has been able to successfully manage through significant challenges such as the Covid-19 pandemic, the Fort McMurray flood, and the recent evacuation due to out of control wildfires. He has led the team through those challenges and has continued to grow and diversify the business as well has worked to further build our reputation as a company focused on safety, customer service, employee engagement and innovation. David has led the hydrogen alternative fuel initiative as well as the development of new technologies which has placed Diversified in the forefront of clients throughout North America.

On behalf of everyone at the Pacific Western Group of Companies, we congratulate David on his achievements and his new appointment to Vice President.


Tim Lindsay

President, Pacific Western Transportation

Employee Division