Daseke Launches Daseke Fleet Services to Improve Purchasing and Equipment Efficiency; Adds Three Trucking Executives

NEWS RELEASE ADDISON, Texas, May 14, 2018 – Daseke Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE), the largest flatbed and specialized trucking company in North America, today announced the formation of Daseke Fleet Services.  The new department will support Daseke’s growing scale by leveraging areas such as purchasing, equipment optimization, and maintenance. Daseke now has a revenue run rate in excess […]

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For Don Daseke, Horatio Alger Award Is An Opportunity To Encourage The Next Generation Of American Leaders

Don Daseke can claim many accomplishments. Even more impressively, over the course of a business career which has seen him achieve success by overcoming setbacks and disappointments, Don Daseke has also learned a few lessons about powering through adversity. As a 2018 inductee into the Horatio Alger Association, Don recently met the scholars the organization […]

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Tri-State and Group One Take Home Top Missouri Safety Honors

Missouri likes to refer to itself as the “Show Me State.” True to that motto, two Daseke companies recently demonstrated their excellence by taking home prestigious awards from the Missouri Trucking Association (MoTA). At the organization’s 71st Annual Safety Awards Banquet, Tri-State Motor Transit Co. received first place honors for Fleet Safety: Over the Road, […]

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Daseke to Acquire Aveda Transportation and Energy Services

– One of the Largest Oil Rig Moving Companies in North America to Join Daseke’s Operations – – Management to Discuss Acquisition via Conference Call Today at 11:00 a.m. ET – ADDISON, Texas, April 16, 2018 –Daseke, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE) (NASDAQ: DSKEW), the largest owner of flatbed and specialized transportation and logistics solutions in North […]

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HDT Looks at The Schilli Companies’ Efforts to Address Industry’s Other Talent Shortage

When it comes to losing sleep over how to recruit and retain skilled employees in the trucking industry, fleet managers and directors certainly aren’t alone. Shop managers and fleet maintenance directors share in this insomnia due to the growing shortage of truck and equipment technicians and diesel engine specialists.  Heavy Duty Trucking, which has been […]

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CCJ: Central Oregon Truck Co., Bison Transport named Best Fleets to Drive For

By: Jeff Crissey Bison Transport and Central Oregon Truck Company (COTC) were named the overall Best Fleets to Drive For by the Truckload Carriers Association and CarriersEdge during TCA’s 2018 Annual Convention in Orlando, Fla. The companies received the recognition based on their comprehensive programs to create positive work cultures through compensation packages, operational strategy, career development and work-life […]

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