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May 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Jack Schrock's Blog

Doctors and towers have at least two things in common. First, they are often called on to save lives in critical situations and because of that they are also regularly on call 24/7. I’ve had an attempted meal or two with a tower carrying and […]

Every Day Should be Mother’s Day

May 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

Mother’s Day is this weekend, but I think every day should be Mother’s Day. I believe every woman — whether she has children or not — does some sort of “mothering” to others. I know that when I was growing up my Mom was a […]

20,000th Isuzu N-Series Gasoline Truck Rolls Off the Line

May 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced in April that the 20,000th gasoline-powered Isuzu N-Series truck was produced at the Spartan Motors, Inc., facility in Charlotte, Mich. Assembly of Isuzu N-Series gas trucks began at Spartan in April 2011. The Isuzu N-Series gas truck is […]

Towing and Recovery Association of America Election Results

May 8th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

On Friday, April 10, 2015, at its annual board meeting in Orlando, Fla., The Towing and Recovery Association of America announced the results of their recent elections. The new board members were sworn in at the time the results were announced. 2015-2017 TRAA Cabinet: President: […]

New Mexico

May 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Jack Schrock's Blog

The state is said to be “enchanted” and having worked and traveled throughout I am inclined to agree. The blend of mountains and desert give the traveler a terrific view and the outcroppings seen along a driving trip from the Texas panhandle on highway 60 […]

Assets and Liabilities

May 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

When you look at your balance sheet for your business and see the assets and liabilities listed, do you ever think of your employees rather than the numbers and bottom line? Employees can be a liability, but they are most certainly your greatest assets. Acquiring […]

Greg Smith to leave Talbert Mfg.

May 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

A recent press release from Talbert Manufacturing announces that effective May 8, 2015, Greg Smith, VP of Sales and Marketing, will be leaving the company. In the release Smith states: “It has been a wonderful 6+ years and I’ve thoroughly enjoyed working with the Talbert […]

10 Series Gen II Car Carriers from Miller Industries

May 1st, 2015 | By | Category: New Products

Miller Industries recently debuted their 10 Series Generation II car carrier line. The redesign includes a new subframe design that lowers the deck height 1 ½ to 2 inches for a better center of gravity along with making it easier to secure your load. The […]

Towing Museum Needs Auction Donations

May 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

The International Towing & Recovery Museum will be hosting its silent auction again this year on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. EST. This is a great fundraising opportunity for the museum and a lot of fun. The museum needs as many auction items […]

Family and Towing

Apr 24th, 2015 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

My grandson was baptized last weekend. It was a joyous occasion and as I watched the priest pour water over his head. I marveled at where the time has gone. Wow — my husband and I are grandparents to a precious little miracle! So far […]