Every year, Mack acknowledges the efforts and contributions of its dealer network by honoring high-performing distributors in its U.S., Canada and International business units.
Selection criteria include sales, facilities, personnel, leasing, service, parts, general management, customer satisfaction and community service. In addition, the U.S. Distributor of the Year is selected from a pool of regional honorees.
Ballard Mack Sales & Service, Worcester, Mass., is the U.S. Distributor of the Year for 2007. Ballard Mack has locations in Worcester, where the dealer principal is John Picking, and Coventry, R.I., where the dealer principal is Steven Grahn.
In addition to Ballard Mack, which represents the Northeast Region, the other 2007 U.S. regional winners include: Southwest Region, Bruckner Truck Sales, Amarillo, Texas; Southeast Region, McMahon Truck Group, Charlotte, N.C. and Nashville, Tenn.; Central Region, Housby Mack Inc., Des Moines, Iowa; Western Region, Northwest Equipment Sales Inc., Boise, Idaho.
Redhead Equipment, Ltd., Regina, Saskatchewan, is the Canada Distributor of the Year for 2007. Salinas y Fabres S.A. (SALFA), Santiago, Chile, was named Mack International Distributor of the Year for 2007.