FleetPride Acquires Truck Service Company, Inc. Of Chattanooga

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

FleetPride, Inc. announced Tuesday that it has acquired the assets of Truck Service Company, Inc. of Chattanooga. Truck Service Company has been in business since 1989, providing repair and service work for drivers and fleets in southern Tennessee and northern Georgia. Truck Service Company was founded by Jerry Gamble and is now managed by his two sons, Rodney and James.

The new service center will partner with the existing FleetPride parts location only a few blocks away to create a complete heavy duty parts and service value proposition for customers.

"Rodney, James and the other new team members are going to be great additions as we welcome them into the FleetPride family," said Mike Harris, FleetPride senior vice president of sales and operations. "Truck Service Company has a reputation for quality work and great customer service and this acquisition will help us enhance the customer experience with parts and service in the Chattanooga market.  It all starts with great people; we feel very fortunate that Truck Service Company chose FleetPride to partner with moving forward."

"We are very pleased to join FleetPride," said Rodney Gamble. "We know our customers will appreciate having a total parts and service solution, backed by a strong and growing nationwide network."

FleetPride continues to grow its national parts and service operations. 


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