Spotlight

Time to Enter the 2014 Shine’n Star Contest

May 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

Time to show off your trucks. Submit a photo of your tow truck to the Shine ‘n Star Photo Beauty Contest. It’s free to enter and six lucky winners will have their trucks appear on a cover of Tow Times. Three easy ways to enter: 1. […]



Video Captures Unveiling of the Century 1150R Rotator

May 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

A video produced by Miller Industries showcases the introduction of the new Century 1150R rotator at the Florida Tow Show®. Under police escort, it was the first public unveiling of the rotator. A large crowd was on hand to get a first-look at the rotator […]



Dynamic Manufacturing Invites You to Celebrate the U.S.A.

May 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

It’s a red, white and blue tribute to the towing industry. Do you honor our great nation with a patriotic-themed truck? Or a truck dedicated to the military? Submit a photo of your patriotic-themed truck on Instagram for a chance to have your photo appear in […]



USAC/MD Golf Classic Breaks Records For Survivor Fund

Apr 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Survivor Fund was once again the big winner of the 7th Annual USAC/MD Charity Golf Classic. Due to the generosity of the sponsors, players and those who purchased raffle tickets and auction items, USAC/MD raised a record-shattering $14,000 for the Survivor Fund. The tournament […]



PWOF Raffle Truck Winner

Apr 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

On Saturday, April 12 at the Florida Tow Show®, the raffle drum was close to full of tickets purchased by show attendees hoping to win the Professional Wrecker Operators of Florida Raffle Truck: a 2014 Hino chassis with a Century® LCG™ car carrier. Showgoers gathered […]



2014 Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Apr 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

Source: International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame & Museum Six outstanding industry leaders have been selected for induction into the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame as the Class of 2014. Derek Beahan (Dublin, Ireland), Mel Berman-Deceased (Tamarac, Florida), Julie A. Hanifen (Des […]



Tow Operator is Finalist in Cold Crew Contest

Mar 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Features, Spotlight

Nominations for the third annual Cintas & Carhartt Cold Crew Contest have closed and Eric McDaniels, a tow truck driver from Orland Park, Ill., has been selected from thousands of entries as a Top 10 Finalist. Online voting took place through March 31, and the […]



TRAA Launches New Website

Mar 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Towing & Recovery Association of America (TRAA) has launched its new website, www.traaonline.com. The new site has been designed to enhance TRAA’s interaction with members, offering easily updated content. “We thank towPartners for their tremendous assistance with the development of this new and exciting […]



Tow411.net Celebrates 13 Years of Service to the Towing Industry.

Mar 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

Congratulations to the Tow411 Towing Information Network, which is celebrating 13 years of service. Members are invited to visit tow411.net to offer well wishes. The site posts that each member responding will be placed in a drawing for an International Towing and Recovery Hall of […]



Towing & Recovery Management Summit

Feb 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Spotlight

The Towing & Recovery Management Summit is the industry’s first forum specifically for towing company owners and key managers. The concept – a true educational summit with instructors who provide business advice and guidance – is new for the towing industry and long overdue as […]