Tag: Truck Dealers

2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Oscar Horton Offers Guest Lecture to Indiana University Business Students

The guest lecture is part of the annual Truck Dealer of the Year award program, which offers the winner the opportunity to speak to business students with an interest in entrepreneurship.

Dealer Advocacy Starts in Our Own Backyards

It takes concerted effort and unified voices to effectuate positive change in the commercial truck dealer world.

Calling All Truck Dealers: Take an ATD Class Live or Online

I invite all dealers and managers to continue pursuing education through ATD’s many curriculum offerings and training.

Your Voice Counts

ATD effectively represents and communicates dealer interests to manufacturers through the Dealer Attitude Survey. Complete the 2021 ATD Dealer Attitude Survey.

The 2021 ATD Virtual Legislative Fly-In is Almost Here

Truck dealers continue to face challenges as overly broad regulations, harmful taxes, and unreasonable mandates impact our businesses, customers and employees.

Your ATD Show Returns in 2022

I’m proud to personally invite you to ATD Show 2022, our latest and greatest Show experience in Las Vegas, March 10-13.

Get to Know Your ATAEs

Throughout the pandemic, ATD’s advocacy work has continued uninterrupted in the nation’s capital, and many other issues are being tackled at the local and state levels.

ATD’s Strength is in Members and Dealer Leaders

While initiatives may change with time, ATD’s core mission stays the same: to serve and represent the needs of truck dealer members through advocacy, industry relations, education and premier member services.

ATD Works to Secure Truck Dealer Landscape

While politics in the nation’s capital may be partisan, truck dealers are more united than ever advocating for their customers, employees, and dealerships. I urge our members to get involved and stay engaged.

New Year Brings Change and Opportunity for America’s Truck Dealers

We have pulled through one of the most challenging times of our lives, and I’m confident that we’re well-positioned to take advantage of the new year’s opportunities.

ATD Education at NADA Show

Education for Truck Dealers at NADA Show 2021

In addition to workshops for each dealership department, truck dealers will find the ATD-focused sessions especially timely.

Demand for Trucks Grows Strong in December

December 2020 marks a time that most truck dealers didn’t expect to see in the earlier part of the year: strong growth.

America’s Truck Dealers Show Resilience During Toughest Year Yet

Despite everything that’s taken us to our breaking point, we’ve survived. And I know we’ll come out of 2020 as resilient as ever!

2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Oscar Horton Gives Indiana University Business Students Virtual Lecture

The guest lecture is part of the annual Truck Dealer of the Year award program, which offers the winner the opportunity to speak to business students with an interest in entrepreneurship.

ATD and 116 Industry Stakeholders Call for Suspension of Federal Excise Tax (FET) on Heavy-Duty Trucks and Trailers

ATD led a letter to congressional leaders urging suspension of the 12% federal excise tax (FET) on new heavy-duty trucks and trailers through 2021.

ATD Wants Your Coronavirus Community Story

ATD wants to highlight what dealers are doing to support their local communities, including first responders, charitable organizations and families, during this difficult time.

Necessary Car and Truck Sales are Essential Business

The Trump administration issued guidance classifying automotive service as essential. While the essential nature of automotive service is not really in question, as service and repair is required to keep America’s fleet of cars and trucks on the road.

ATD Industry Roundtable to Address Federal Policy Challenges and Opportunities

This ATD Show panel of experts will provide an interactive review of current policy challenges and initiatives affecting commercial truck dealers today and in the coming years.

ATD Member David A. Thompson to Receive 2020 Horatio Alger Award

The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. has honored ATD member and TEC Equipment, Inc. president and CEO David A. Thompson with their 2020 award.

Meet 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Nominee Scott Pearson

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, during the 57th annual ATD Show in Las Vegas, which runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Show from Friday, Feb. 14, through Monday, Feb. 17.

Meet 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Nominee Jim Bland

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, during the 57th annual ATD Show in Las Vegas, which runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Show from Friday, Feb. 14, through Monday, Feb. 17.

Get the Latest Legal and Regulatory Updates for Dealers at NADA Show 2020

NADA Show Legal and Regulatory education sessions will address the latest hot topics for dealers and provide the information you need to stay up-to-date with dealership processes.

Ford Commercial make meeting at ATD Show 2020

New Date and Time: Ford Commercial Make Meeting at ATD Show

Learn the latest updates and changes happening with Ford, talk directly to truckmakers about your dealership’s concerns and get to know other successful dealers under your brand at ATD Show 2020.

Meet 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Nominee Tim Mitchell

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, during the 57th annual ATD Show in Las Vegas, which runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Show from Friday, Feb. 14, through Monday, Feb. 17.

Meet 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Nominee Thomas “Lance” Wilson

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, during the 57th annual ATD Show in Las Vegas, which runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Show from Friday, Feb. 14, through Monday, Feb. 17.

Start Your New Year’s Resolution with ATD

Learn how ATD can help propel your dealership’s success in the New Year.

Meet 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Nominee Oscar Horton

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, during the 57th annual ATD Show in Las Vegas, which runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Show from Friday, Feb. 14, through Monday, Feb. 17.

Networking at ATD Show 2020

Get to Know Key Players in the Commercial Truck Industry at ATD Show 2020

Make connections that can propel both your career and your dealership to the next level at ATD Show in Las Vegas.

ATD Announces Five Nominees for 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Award

The American Truck Dealers (ATD), Heavy Duty Trucking magazine and Procede Software are proud to announce the nominees for the 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year.

ATD Salutes our Veterans

In honor of Veteran’s Day on Monday, ATD would like to acknowledge the dealerships that do an excellent job recruiting and hiring veterans and members of our military.

Truck Dealer Bob Nuss Honored with Department of Labor 2019 HIRE Vets Medallion Award

Nuss received the 2019 HIRE Vets Medallion Award, the only federal-level award that recognizes a company or organization’s commitment to veterans’ employment and professional development.

2019 Truck Dealer of the Year Trey Mytty Guest Lectures Indiana University Business Students

2019 Truck Dealer of the Year Trey Mytty was invited by Indiana University to share his professional journey and leadership experiences with students enrolled in entrepreneurship classes at the school’s Kelley School of Business on Tuesday, Oct. 22.

ATD Show 2020 Las Vegas

Register Now for ATD Show 2020 in Las Vegas

The Commercial Truck Dealer Event of the Year returns to Las Vegas on Valentines Day weekend, February 14-17. Attendee registration and housing are now open!

ATD Show 2020 General Session Speakers Announced

Each year, American Truck Dealers brings outstanding speakers and industry professionals to share insights on leadership, innovation and motivation for our ATD Show attendees.

Apply for booth space at ATD Show 2020

Online Booth Space Applications Now Open for ATD Show 2020

Expand your brand’s recognition by exhibiting at ATD Show 2020 in Las Vegas, the industry’s premier marketplace for commercial truck dealers.

ATD Show 2019 Expo Passport Program

Use your Expo Passport to navigate the show floor and find out what’s new, what’s now and what’s next in the commercial truck industry!

John Nichols is One of Six Nominees for 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The national award recognizes commercial truck dealers for industry leadership, business performance and community service.

Trey Mytty Is One of Six Nominees for 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The winner will be announced on Jan. 26 during ATD Show 2019 in San Francisco.

Harry Moyer Nominated for 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The national award recognizes commercial-truck dealers for industry leadership, business performance and community service.

Terry Minor Nominated for 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The national award is sponsored by ATD, Heavy Duty Trucking magazine and Procede Software.

Kim Mesfin Nominated for 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Saturday, Jan. 26, during ATD Show 2019 in San Francisco.

David Kriete Nominated for 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Saturday, Jan. 26, during ATD Show 2019 in San Francisco.

ATD industry roundtable

2019 ATD Industry Roundtable Features the Customer Perspective

The ATD Industry Roundtable kicks of ATD Show 2019, featuring a diverse group of commercial truck fleet owners, executives and truck buyers discussing how commercial truck dealerships can better serve their customers.

ATD Show 2019 General Session Speakers Announced

Each year, ATD brings industry experts and leading speakers to share insights on business innovations and solutions that will help drive your truck dealership into the future.

ATD Show 2019 Offers Big Discounts for Travel and Lodging

Maximize your dealership’s ROI for attending the upcoming ATD Show 2019 in San Francisco.

Call for 2019 NADA Workshop Speakers

2019 Call for Workshop Proposals Now Open

We are looking for our next round of educational speakers who will deliver top-notch learning sessions at NADA Show 2019 and ATD Show 2019.

Lee White Nominated for National Truck Dealer of the Year Award

Old River Companies includes eight full-service dealerships and a body shop with 235 employees in Mississippi and Louisiana representing Volvo, Mack, Hino and Isuzu trucks.

A Holiday Message from Your ATD Chairman

People say that ‘a lot can happen in a year.’ And, indeed, it has at the American Truck Dealers (ATD). The holidays are here and I cannot help but reflect on what the year has brought us.

ATD Show 2018 Registration is Now Open

Registration and hotel selection for the Commercial Truck Industry Event of the Year is now open! ATD Show 2018 returns to Las Vegas for four days, Thursday, March 22 to Sunday, March 25.