Industry News

Tennessee Tow Show and International Towing Museum to Work Closer in 2014

Oct 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

The Tennessee Tow Show and the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum (ITRHFM) have announced they will be working more closely together for 2014. “We are quite excited about a more combined focus for 2014,” says Clarissa Powell, Publisher of Tow Times, […]



TowMate Unveils Revolutionary Smartphone App For Lighting

Oct 21st, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

TowMate Unveils Revolutionary Smartphone App For Lighting The TM-APP Connects Via Bluetooth To Interface/Control Truck Lighting TowMate has been known for their innovative products and unbeatable service with over 100 unique items to fit almost any lighting need you may have over the course of […]



Del Campo to Lead Jerr-Dan Corporation

Oct 18th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Jerr-Dan Corporation, an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK] company, announces that Richard Del Campo has been named the new vice president and general manager for Jerr-Dan Corporation. “Del Campo brings extensive domestic and international business experience to the organization and will lead Jerr-Dan operations to deliver […]



2013 OPEN HOUSE B/A Products Co.

Oct 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

  B/A Products Co. will hold its 7th annual open house this year on Friday November 15th from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Shuttles will run every half hour from outside the American Towman Expo.  Be one of a select few to see our limited […]



Martineau is new TRAA Executive Director

Oct 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

The Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA) announced that it has hired Cynthia Martineau to be its new Executive Director. It was previously announced that the current TRAA Executive Director, Harriet Cooley, would be retiring at the end of October 2013 and Ms. Martineau […]



North Carolina Show Beauty and Driving Competition Winners

Oct 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Editor’s Note: The following information is from a press release issued by the Towing and Recovery Professionals of North Carolina.  The 2013 Tow Truck and Trade Show by the Towing and Recovery Professionals of North Carolina was held September 7th at the Piedmont Triad Farmers […]



Rick Myers Joins Talbert Manufacturing

Sep 13th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Talbert Manufacturing, a manufacturer of specialized heavy-haul trailers and transportation equipment, has hired Rick Myers as its director of materials. Myers oversees deliveries, material purchases, warranty fulfillment and aftermarket parts. He also is responsible for budgets, employee training and planning in those areas. “Rick’s operational […]



FleetNet America Expands Sales Team

Sep 6th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

FleetNet America continues to deepen its footprint across the U.S. by adding additional sales consultants. Phil Walker joins the Customer Solutions team as a National Account Executive with over 30 years experience. He will be headquartered in the Northeast portion of the U.S. Joining FleetNet […]



Custer Products Limited Acquires Blades Tow Right Inc.

Aug 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Custer Products Limited has acquired Blades Tow Right Inc., a long-time producer of wired and wireless light bars. Located in Novi, Michigan, Blades Tow Right was founded by Ed Blades. The company started in 1991 manufacturing wired tow light bars and later venturing into wireless […]



WTRAA Business Development Series Seminar

Aug 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

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