DENTON, Texas – Peterbilt Motors Company named Cervus Equipment Peterbilt its 2014 North American Dealer of the Year for its consistently high level of customer satisfaction, significantly growing its heavy- and medium-duty truck and PACCAR MX engine sales and quadrupling its number of locations.
“We are honored to be named Peterbilt’s Dealer of the Year and to be recognized for our investments and efforts in providing our customers with unparalleled levels of satisfaction while growing Peterbilt’s share throughout the markets we serve,” said John Higgins, Cervus’ vice president, transportation. “Cervus Equipment Peterbit has an outstanding team of dedicated, skilled and hard-working professionals – and this top honor is testament to that.”
Cervus Equipment Peterbilt owns and operates sixteen Peterbilt dealerships throughout Ontario and Saskatchewan. They added 12 locations in 2014 with the acquisition of Peterbilt Ontario Truck Centres.
“Cervus Equipment Peterbilt brings extraordinary passion for Peterbilt’s brand, products and customers that makes it truly deserving of our North American Dealer of the Year Award,” said Darrin Siver, Peterbilt General Manager and PACCAR Vice President. “Not only have they increased their dealer footprint fourfold, but they significantly increased sales and market share in Canadian markets.”
Higgins accepted the award during Peterbilt’s annual Dealer Meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz., a two-day business meeting that included presentations and breakout sessions covering market trends, product and service features, and new dealer/customer technologies.
In addition to the North American Dealer of the Year, Peterbilt also recognizes top-performing dealer groups with Best in Class awards. The Best in Class Awards are based on a combination of Peterbilt’s Standard of Excellence scores, financial performance, parts and service performance, and utilization of PACCAR training and programs.
Receiving Best in Class Awards were (Dealer Principals listed in parentheses):
• Allstate Peterbilt (Don Larson and Jeff Vanthournout)
• Calgary Peterbilt (Doug Fach)
• Jackson Group Peterbilt (Blake Jackson)
• Larson Group Peterbilt (Glenn, Kyle and Kory Larson)
• Performance Peterbilt (Nathan Ried and Ryan Church)
• Peterbilt of Louisiana (Jack Brabham)
• Peterbilt of Sioux City (Brad Wilson)
• Peterbilt Manitoba (Doug Danylchuk)
• Peterbilt Pacific (Terry and Don Pasiuk)
• Rush Peterbilt Truck Centers (Rusty Rush)
• Stahl Peterbilt (Eddy Stahl)
• The Peterbilt Store (John, Jeff and Greg Arscott)
Based in Denton, Texas, Peterbilt Motors Company combines a global reputation for industry leading design, innovative engineering and fuel efficiency solutions, with superior quality to engineer a truck that stands as the “Class” of the industry.
Through its 300-plus North American dealer locations, Peterbilt also provides a comprehensive array of aftermarket support programs to complement its full lineup of on-highway, vocational and medium duty products, including alternative fuel vehicles. Customers enjoy industry leading service and support, including preventive maintenance plans, expedited QuickCare services, automated parts inventory replenishment and 24/7 complimentary Customer Assistance through 1-800-4-Peterbilt. For more information about Peterbilt, visit www.peterbilt.com.
Peterbilt is a PACCAR Company, traded publicly on the NASDAQ as PCAR.
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