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Best Fleets to Drive For 2017: COTC and SPD Bring Home Honors

Central Oregon Trucking Company and Smokey Point Distributing Bring Home Honors. It’s a very enviable award to have in the trucking industry. It says you’re doing things right and your drivers appreciate your efforts. It’s the hotly contested Best Fleets to Drive For® competition, and Smokey Point Distributing and Central Oregon Trucking Company both made […]

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Daseke’s Nasdaq DSKE Bell Ringing Celebration!

Daseke, Inc. (Nasdaq: DSKE) listed on the Nasdaq as DSKE on February 28th, 2017. In honor of the occasion, Don Daseke, President, CEO and Chairman, rang the Nasdaq Closing Bell on March 23rd, 2017. Joined by Don were Daseke Inc. top executives and representatives from the family of operating companies that make up Daseke, Board of […]

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Don Daseke and Dan Hennessy Join Nasdaq on Facebook Live

Tuesday, February 28th marks the day that Daseke officially becomes a publicly traded company as DSKE and DSKEW.  This is the first new offering of a publicly traded new trucking company since 2010.  Don Daseke and Dan Hennessy joined Nasdaq for an interview on Facebook Live during one of the Nasdaq events in New York […]

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Daseke, Inc. and Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II Announce Closing of Merger Transaction

Daseke, Inc. Becomes a Public Company, Trading on Nasdaq Under Ticker “DSKE” to Commence on February 28, 2017 ADDISON AND HOUSTON, TEXAS – Feb. 27, 2017 – Daseke, Inc. (“Daseke”) and Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II (NASDAQ: HCAC, HCACU, HCACW) (“HCAC” or the “Company”) today announced the closing of their previously announced business combination. The […]

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Smokey Point Distributing’s New Terminal Turns Heads

Move-in is complete for Smokey Point Distributing’s (SPD) new home terminal in Arlington, Washington, just north of Everett, Washington. Company President Dan Wirkkala says it’s something to behold. “Our new home is spacious, with beautiful décor. It’s a wonderful workspace and home-away-from-home for our drivers,” said Wirkkala. “It’s really something — jaw-dropping — and we’re […]

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