“Leaders of Tomorrow” J.D. Smith Scholarship

Jun 01, 2008

JD Smith is pleased to sponsor a scholarship which recognizes a student each year who demonstrates a commitment to his/her community, school or other volunteer undertaking through his/her exemplary leadership qualities. This scholarship is a tribute to the memory of Doug Smith, under whose leadership the Ontario trucking industry saw some great benefits.

The JD Smith “Leaders of Tomorrow” Scholarship Award is funded by an endowed fund established by JD Smith and administered by OTA Education Foundation, Inc. Further information can be viewed on

Celebrating it’s 90th year in business, J.D. Smith and Sons Ltd. offers a unique blend of integrated third-party distribution and logistic services that combine the pride of a family-owned company with leading-edge technology. Its infrastructure includes a network of modern warehousing facilities, an extensive, well-maintained fleet, and state-of-the-art I.T. systems. The company’s unwavering commitment to customer service and its creative and innovation solutions have helped to establish long-term relationships and provide clients with a competitive advantage.