President Obama Visits UPS and Delivers Challenge

Primary tabs

President Obama Visits UPS and Delivers Challenge

tweet me:
UPSide blog - President Obama Visits @UPS and Delivers Challenge - http://bit.ly/f1ECZp

Summary

President Obama came to UPS's Landover, Maryland, facility to announce the National Clean Fleets Partnership, of which UPS is a charter member.

Monday, April 11, 2011 - 12:15pm

by Shawn Butler

A crowd of more than 300 UPS employees and guests welcomed President Barack Obama to the Landover, Md. UPS facility on Friday, April 1.

President Obama opened his speech joking to the crowd why he and members of his Cabinet were there, “I am thrilled to be here, proud to be joined here today by two of our outstanding Cabinet Secretaries, Steven Chu and Ray LaHood. We’re here today for a simple reason: Ray wasn’t home when they tried to deliver a package yesterday – so we thought we’d just grab it and be on our way.”

Continue reading about President Obama's challenge... 

About UPS
UPS (NYSE: UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including the transportation of packages and freight; the facilitation of international trade, and the deployment of advanced technology to more efficiently manage the world of business. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. The company can be found on the Web at UPS.com and its corporate blog can be found at blog.ups.com. To get UPS news direct, visit pressroom.ups.com/RSS.
 
UPS13077
Keywords: Energy | National Clean Fleets Partnership | President of the United States | Scott Davis | Scott Wicker | UPS