Illinois - 1st place 5-Axle
Ivan, of IN Trucking, Inc., domiciled out of the FedEx Ground hub in Chicago, won his second Illinois 5-Axle title in three years. A professional driver for almost 13 years years, he has driven more than 1.75 million miles without ever having an accident. Ivan says he stays safe by always thinking of returning home to his family. He came to the U.S. when he was 23 years old after studying mineral processing. In his spare time, Ivan enjoys tennis and basketball. He and his significant other Mirjana have a two-year-old son, Maksim. They live in Willow Springs, Illinois.