April 25, 2013
Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo (N.D.) has been named the 2012 North American Dealer of the Year by Peterbilt Motors Company.
Dealer principals Don Larson and Jeff Vanthournout accepted the award during the annual Peterbilt Dealer Meeting, held at the PACCAR MX Engine manufacturing facility in Columbus, Miss.
“It is a pleasure to present Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo with Peterbilt’s highest honor, one that is truly earned and deserved by this outstanding dealership,” Bill Kozek, Peterbilt General Manager and PACCAR Vice President, says. “Their entire organization is committed to setting the bar higher every day. The result is superior customer satisfaction and a constant focus on improving efficiency, productivity and profitability.”
Noted achievements of Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo include serving customers with the full range of PACCAR solutions, including PacLease and PACCAR Financial, participating in the Peterbilt Dealer Council, and utilizing all available training opportunities.
“We are honored to be named Peterbilt’s North American Dealer of the Year, a distinction that would not be possible without our entire team at Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo,” said Larson. “Each employee brings a passion and innovativeness to their work, every day, always putting the customer first and always setting higher standards for our industry.”
In 2011, Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo was named the company’s Parts and Service Dealer of the Year and PACCAR MX-13 Engine Dealer of the Year.
The North American Dealer of the Year Award is among six Best in Class Awards given during the annual event.
Receiving the other Best in Class Awards were Peterbilt of Springfield (Dealer Principals Glenn, Kevin, Kory and Kyle Larson); Rush Peterbilt Truck Center – Oklahoma City (Dealer Principals Marvin and Rusty Rush); Stahl Peterbilt – Edmonton (Dealer Principal Eddy Stahl); Peterbilt of Lafayette (Dealer Principal Jack Brabham); Peterbilt Manitoba (Dealer Principal Doug Danylchuk)