Dobbs Peterbilt Honored As The 2023 Montgomery Transportation Group Partner Of The Year

July 2024

Memphis, TN… Recently, Dobbs Peterbilt was awarded the 2023 Montgomery Transportation Group Partner of the Year Award. This recognition speaks to the dedicated efforts of providing the #DobbsValue experience to the customer relationships at Dobbs Peterbilt.

Since the inception of Montgomery Transportation Group in 2011, they have cultivated a robust flatbed trucking fleet that now boasts over 700 power units. At Montgomery Transportation Group, they specialize in transportation of heavy loads, routinely exceeding 50,000 lbs., and seamlessly navigating over-dimensional loads up to 65 feet in length. Their track record speaks volumes – with prioritization of safety and efficiency in every journey.

With expertise honed over years of service, Montgomery Transportation Group has been entrusted with the transportation of critical materials essential to various industries. From steel coils to roofing materials, and from steel plates to lumber, Montgomery Transportation Group ensures the reliable and timely delivery of cargo, every time.

Jake Contorno, Montgomery Transportation Group Chief Executive Officer, stated, “The Montgomery Transportation Group Partner of the Year Award, which is given in recognition of excellence and devotion, recognizes the immeasurable contributions of the incredible partners who have shown unparalleled dedication, dependability, and exemplary service all year long. This esteemed award honors organizations who continuously go above and capture the core values of our business by establishing the standard for excellence. This recognition is a testament to Dobbs Peterbilt unwavering commitment and invaluable collaboration, which have been essential to our development and success.”

When asked what the future is for Montgomery and how Dobbs Peterbilt can continue to support their vision, Jake said, “The future for Montgomery Transportation Group holds promising prospects marked by a dual strategy focusing on organic growth and strategic acquisitions. With an emphasis on organic growth, Montgomery aims to leverage its existing resources, market presence, and operational efficiency to expand its service offerings and penetrate new markets effectively. This approach entails optimizing internal processes, investing in cutting-edge technology, and fostering innovation to stay ahead in the dynamic transportation industry. With Dobbs providing the best after the sale support, they continue to contribute to the overall success of our organization’s efficiency and future growth potential.”

In response to being honored as the 2023 Partner of the Year for Montgomery Transportation Group, Mike Clark, Dobbs Truck Group Chief Executive Officer, said, “Dobbs Peterbilt is honored to be recognized as Montgomery Transport’s Partner of the Year for 2023.  We deeply appreciate the partnership with Montgomery Transport because they drive us to be better through strong communication and clear expectations. Montgomery Transport is a collaborative partner that values strong relationships with drivers and suppliers alike."

The mission of Dobbs Truck Group is to be the premier commercial truck dealer group by consistently delivering valued solutions that drive superior customer results. An aspect of accomplishing the mission at Dobbs Truck Group is by providing continual communication and resolution to the unavoidable situations that all trucking companies find themselves in. The team at Dobbs Truck Group offers up to the minute updates and proactive involvement with every down unit for customers. The team of experienced Fleet Advisors monitor 100% of the Montgomery fleet 24/7.

As the overarching brand of Dobbs Peterbilt, Dobbs Leasing, Dobbs TRP, Dobbs Truck Center, Dobbs Technical Institute, and Western Truck Center, Dobbs Truck Group is a full line dealer group with New Trucks, Used Trucks, Parts, Service, Body Shops, Lease and Rental, and Finance. As an authorized Peterbilt, Volvo, Mack, Autocar, Hino, and Battle Motors dealership, Dobbs Truck Group represents some of the most iconic OEMs in the industry.

Dobbs Peterbilt, a brand of the Dobbs Truck Group portfolio, is a Peterbilt dealer group providing full service dealerships in locations throughout Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Washington.