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 Fleet Owner Profiles Don Daseke On Open Deck Success

Fleet Owner Profiles Don Daseke On Open Deck Success

As the subject of a recent interview with Fleet Owner’s Wendy Leavitt, Don Daseke himself couldn’t have come up with a better subtitle for the article: “Old School Values Guide this Now $688 Million Trucking Group.” “Wendy captured the essence of what we’re doing with our family of Daseke companies,” said Don. “She understood how […]

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Daseke, Inc. Now Ranked No. 2 in SC&RA’s ACT TRANSPORT Top 50

The headline was appropriate: “Large and in Charge.”  That was from the December 2014 issue of Specialized Carriers and Riggers Association’s (SC&RA): American Cranes & Transport (ACT) magazine, which listed the Top 50 specialized fleets in North America. Making the biggest news in the ranking was the rapid ascent of Daseke, Inc.  Led by the […]

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Daseke Inc. | Dallas Business Journal Top 10 in DFW

The Dallas Business Journal has released their list of the largest trucking companies with a presences in North Texas, and Daseke Inc. placed in the top ten. Every year, the Dallas Business Journal compiles lists to congratulate the biggest and fastest growing companies in the DFW area and assembles them into the Book of Lists. […]

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Daseke Inc. No. 3 in Dallas Top 100

They say everything is bigger in Texas. That’s certainly true as Daseke Inc. continues to grow and be recognized. On the heels of its recent merger with Lone Star Transportation, Daseke was named No. 3 in the prestigious Dallas 100, published by the Dallas Business Journal in its Nov. 14 issue. The recognition was based on […]

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Don Daseke Honored with 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Southwest Region Award

Don Daseke has received the 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Southwest Region Award. This prestigious business award honors entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievements. Don Daseke was among a variety of leaders in the southwest honored for their work in building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, […]

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Daseke Inc. Named to Transport Topics Top 100 For-Hire Carriers

The July 14th issue of Transport Topics, the trucking industry’s leading weekly trade journal, listed the top for-hire carriers in 2014. Daseke Inc., ranked No. 59, made its first appearance on the list. Looking at revenue numbers and truck capacity, Daseke Inc. would rank No. 2 in North America when it comes to open deck carriers. The article said […]

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Daseke CFO Wheeler Comments on New Health-Care Law in Transport Topics

By Rip Watson, Senior Reporter, Transport Topics This story appears in the Sept. 2 print edition of Transport Topics. Trucking companies said they are adjusting 2014 health-care plans to meet federal requirements so employees have adequate time to understand enrollment changes. That was the feedback from 11 companies that responded to Transport Topics’ requests for […]

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