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November 25, 2014

#DeliveringThanks: Recognizing Those Who Embody the Purple Promise

Each of the following articles feature FedEx team members who never hesitate to go above and beyond for our customers, and each has an incredible story that truly embodies our Purple Promise.

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September 3, 2014

Jose Razo Brings Flight-Safety Mentality to Driving

Jose Razo started flight school at the age of 18, where he was immediately taught the vital importance of putting safety first. The concept of being safety conscious comes to mind quite naturally when flying high above the earth, as consequences are so obvious in this space.

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August 22, 2014

Ted Carlson Brings Marathon Mentality to Driving Freight

Ted Carlson has pursued his passion for driving since the day he drove his first car, which didn’t even have a gas cap!

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August 17, 2014

Meet one of our champion drivers, Christy Tolbert

If you’re taking a road trip, you want Christy Tolbert on your team. She is one our many outstanding, expert drivers at FedEx Express, with six years of accident-free professional driving under her belt.

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June 5, 2014

FedEx Contractor Rescues Police Officer Under Attack

Mike Elgas, a driver for Wkforce, Inc,  Service Provider to FedEx Ground, risked his own life to save the life of a police officer who was being assaulted.  It all started as an ordinary day as Mike stopped for breakfast on his way to work in Las Vegas, NV. While eating he noticed a belligerent customer overpower a police officer, knock him to the ground, and begin punching and yelling that he was going to kill him.  

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June 5, 2014

Cousins Unite Against Cancer

Remco de Jong and Sean West are brothers-in-law and FedEx employees who have a strong relationship with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – both have children who have undergone treatment for cancer there and both run as St. Jude Heroes on Team FedEx, raising money for cancer research. Meet their children, Alyssa de Jong and Tyler West, cousins and St. Jude patients who hope to help cancer patients in the future.Meet Alyssa:

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