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Rising Star Bharat Mahajan Joins Daseke as CFO

Character, fairness, integrity, and teamwork. Perhaps those four words describe Bharat Mahajan best. It’s those attributes, along with his laser-sharp financial abilities, which led to the appointment of Bharat as the new chief financial officer of Daseke. Bharat will assume the role of CFO from Scott Wheeler, who was named Daseke’s president earlier this year. […]

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Dallas Innovates: Daseke Betting on Technology Ready for the Long Haul

The Daseke family of companies is going above and beyond by implementing the latest technology in its trucks. By upgrading the 5,000 vehicles in its network, the company is proving its commitment to staying up-to-date with the latest trends in the transportation industry. Just as importantly, this technology will be crucial to creating the safest […]

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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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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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Daseke Appoints Scott Wheeler as President

ADDISON, Texas – Jan. 12, 2018 – Daseke Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE) (NASDAQ: DSKEW), the leading consolidator and largest flatbed and specialized transportation company in North America, today announced the appointment of its chief financial officer, Scott Wheeler, as the company’s new president. Wheeler assumes the role of president from company founder Don Daseke, who will continue to serve […]

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Daseke Milestones 2017

This past year was full of exciting news for both Daseke Inc. and all of the companies in the Daseke family. 2017 got off to an incredible start with Daseke going public, which led to the implementation of the Employee Stock Program as well as many new companies joining the Daseke family. Over the following […]

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Wreaths Across America 2017

Wreaths Across America is an incredible organization that is fueled by volunteers to deliver wreaths to veterans’ cemeteries across the country. Laying these wreaths is a way for us to remember our country’s veterans, honor their service and teach the value of freedom. This year, drivers from Boyd Bros. Transportation, Smokey Point Distributing, Central Oregon Truck […]

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