Who We Are

The Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) is the trusted and effective voice of the road transport industry that supports its members. Founded in 1966, the APTA is an Atlantic wide non-profit industry association formed to advocate on advancing and improving the commercial trucking industry in Atlantic Canada.

APTA's membership is comprised of motor carriers, industry suppliers and other stakeholders. The APTA represents over 320 members across Atlantic Canada, some of which are among Canada's largest trucking companies. 

 

APTA Team





JEAN-MARC PICARD
Executive Director 
jmpicard@apta.ca

Jean-Marc is responsible for the overall management and direction of the Association. He works closely with the government on legislative and regulatory issues to defend the interests of his members. Jean-Marc has 25 years of experience in the transportation industry and has extensive experience in the areas of policy development, government and public relations, advocacy and strategic communications. Jean-Marc has been with the Association for over 8 years.


DANIELLE HÉBERT
Event Planner & Member Services
dhebert@apta.ca

Danielle is involved in the planning of all APTA events and projects. She works closely with members, committees and the Executive Director to meet the needs of our members on a daily basis. She is the Association's go-to person. Danielle has over 15 years experience in logistics and has been with us for over 10 years. She is fluently bilingual and has a diploma in Transportation & Logistics Management.


MICHELINE BABINEAU
Office Administrator

mbabineau@apta.ca

Micheline is responsible for the day-to-day front office operations of the Association, product sales, accounting, fuel surcharge, training and seminars. She also manages special projects such as the GoodLife fitness memberships. Micheline is fluently bilingual and has her degree in Business with a Major in Accounting. She has over 20 years experience in accounting and office administration. She has been with the APTA for over 7 years.

 

AMÉLIE BERGERON
Communication & Public Relations Manager

abergeron@apta.ca

Amélie is responsible for all communication and public relations of the Association such as the activity report, the From the Road quarterly newsletter, press releases, letters to government officials, website and social media. She is fluently bilingual and has her degree in Business with a Major in Marketing. Amélie has over 15 years experience in the marketing and communications field and has been with the APTA for 2 years.