Industry News

100,000th PACCAR MX-13 engine produced in North America

Aug 28th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

The 100,000th PACCAR MX-13 engine produced for North America was recently presented to Kenan Advantage Group (KAG) which will operate the engine in a Peterbilt Model 579, Peterbilt Motors Company announced. The engine was presented to KAG President Bruce Blaise and Vice President – Fleet […]



SteelTow Insurance, LLC Announces Opening

Aug 21st, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

SteelTow Insurance, LLC, announced their agency’s opening on August 1, 2015. The family-owned-and-operated team with 25 years of experience specializes in tow truck, repossession and trucking insurance. SteelTow currently writes Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Texas […]



Jerr-Dan Corporation Welcomes J. Heath Fassnacht

Aug 14th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Jerr-Dan Corporation, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, has announced that J. Heath Fassnacht will support the company’s commercial and towing segments along with the Jerr-Dan distributor network with national and fleet programs. “He brings with him over 19 years of experience in towing industry and […]



NRC Celebrates 40-Year Anniversary

Aug 7th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

NRC is celebrating its 40-year anniversary and part of that celebration includes the unveiling of a new branding logo for the rest of 2015. “For over 40 years, NRC has focused on building quality towing equipment at the cutting edge of technology that meet the […]



Jerr-Dan Twin Steer Rotator In Production

Jul 24th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Jerr-Dan Corporation, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company has announced the completion of the first production twin steer JFB rotator at the factory in McConnellsburg, Pa. The twin steer rotator chassis option is now in full production. The company also announces that it has obtained a Purple Permit in the State […]



New VP of Sales and Marketing for Talbert Manufacturing

Jul 17th, 2015 | By | Category: Features, Industry News

Troy Geisler is the new vice president of sales and marketing for Talbert Manufacturing. “I have more than 10 years of trailer sales and marketing experience, including the last two years as Talbert’s Great Lakes’ area sales manager,” said Geisler in a Talbert Manufacturing press release. […]



Advantage Funding Expands Sales Operations in New England, Mid-West

Jul 10th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Advantage Funding, Inc. has announced the addition of two more professionals to its sales team. Along with Dan Morgan, Robert Hartshorn will handle vocational sales in the company’s New England Region. Dino Bordignon will manage vocational sales in the Mid-West Region. Prior to his appointment […]



Isuzu Delivers 5000,000th Isuzu-built Truck in North America

Jun 26th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced on May 14 that it has delivered the 500,000 Isuzu-built truck since the Isuzu brand entered the North American market in 1984. The N-Series truck was sold to Farmers Home Furniture in Dublin, Ga. The unit marked the […]



Advantage Funding Names Bonanno New CFO

Jun 19th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Advantage Funding, one of the largest transportation finance firms in the U.S., has named MarkBonanno as Chief Finance Officer. A veteran finance professional with more than 25 years of experience, Bonanno assumes the position previously held by Al Damiani, who was named CEO of the […]



Dynamic Slide-In Unit Winner

Jun 5th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Ricky Purcell of Purcell Auto Service and Towing in Jesup, Ga., (back row in blue shirt) was the proud winner of a Dynamic Slide-In Unit raffled at this year’s Florida Tow Show/Repo Expo in Orlando. Purcell, in the towing business for 30 years, purchased one […]