Spotlight

Lee-Smith Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Oct 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

On Wednesday October 15, Lee-Smith celebrated its 75th anniversary as a leading supplier of commercial transportation products and services in Chattanooga, Tenn., and the surrounding market with a Customer and Supplier Appreciation luncheon. Over 800 people were in attendance. Founded in 1939 as a McCormick-Deering […]



AW Direct Donates $$10,000 to Survivor Fund

Oct 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum has announced that AW Direct, a leading direct marketing company providing equipment and supplies to the towing and service vehicle market, presented a donation of $10,000 to the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame […]



Get Ready for the World’s Largest Tow Truck Parade

Oct 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

It’s time to start collecting toys and get ready for this year’s Tow Trucks for Tots parade. Every second Sunday in November, towing companies throughout the Midwest converge to Rockdale, Ill. (Hollywood Casino) and stage their trucks for the world’s largest tow truck parade. This […]



2014 B/A Products Co. Open House

Sep 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

Mark your calendars — B/A Products Co. will hold its 8th annual Open House on Friday, November 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Shuttle transportation will be provided to and from the AT Exposition in Baltimore. There will be live product demonstrations along with […]



George Stevens 10/22/1938 — 9/21/2014

Sep 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

Press Release from the Towing and Recovery Association of America: It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of George Stevens. He will be greatly missed by us all. We will remember him always for his many contributions to TRAA, the […]



Jerr-Dan Towmance Contest

Sep 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight


Miller Industries Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Sep 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

Miller Industries’ employees who represent the company’s divisions including accounting, export, chassis and marketing received a soaking as they recently took on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The event was filmed. Go here to view the video. In an introduction to the video, Randy Olson, vice […]



Fellow Tower Needs Help

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

The following is a message from Joseph Saladino, president of Prompt Towing of Punta Gorda, Fla. “Junior of Red’s OK Towing in Ft. Myers, Fla., is asking for some help. His 6-year-old daughter has been diagnosed with a rare blood disease. It is a curable […]



E.S.T.R.A. Truck Length Bill Signed into Law

Aug 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

Press release from the Empire State Towing and Recovery Association: On August 11, 2014, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law at the request of the Empire State Towing and Recovery Association (ESTRA). The bill allows for three feet of overhang on […]



Miller Industries Presents $10,000 Check to Towing Museum

Aug 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

During a recent meeting at the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum in Chattanooga, Tenn., Randy Olson, vice president of Marketing and Sarah-Beth Camp, assistant marketing director for Miller Industries, presented the museum board with a check for $10,000 towards the museum’s […]