Dotty's primary function in the company, besides being the company's President, is to address new customer and industry requirements, thus improving the products and services we offer. Dotty is a lead trainer and works directly with the programming staff to further product development. Dotty has dedicated her entire professional career to the pursuit of software solutions that resolve the unique needs of the industries we serve. In order to design, service and support effective systems, it's critical to understand the data that ‘drives the company'.
No company can function effectively if it can't 'get the word out'. Dennis Lucas, besides being Vice President, is the sales and marketing manager of Transport Data Systems. Dennis works hard to create new opportunities for our company and keeps our visibility up at the various association meetings we attend. Dennis is also the primary contact for the Driver's Daily Log and DDL iTruck Log Auditing Software programs. Dennis works diligently with DDL programmer, Fritz Bjorklund, as well as state and federal regulatory and enforcement agencies regarding the hours-of-service regulations and its impact on the trucking industry.
Gayla brings intimate business knowledge with her from participating in a family trucking business. Her 35 years of business experience are also a great credit. Gayla's Bachelor's degree in Business Administration along with her accounting and professional experience provide a wealth of resources to serve the needs of our customers.
Transport Data Systems, Inc. was founded in 1987 in Brookings, South Dakota, by Dennis and Dotty Lucas. Serving the trucking industry has always been the primary focus of our company. We got our start when the need for transportation software was great and options were few. Those associated with the trucking industry know, without trucks America stops.