Premier Truck Rental announces two additions to sales team


Premier Truck Rental (Fort Wayne, Indiana) adds Kevin McCarthy and Stephen Taglieri to sales team. McCarthy was hired in the role of VP of sales, and Stephen Taglieri is Northeast territory manager. Having a healthy, collaborative company culture is the key to success. At Premier Truck Rental, there’s a strong emphasis on building a culture where employees feel at home and a part of something bigger. It’s important that PTR employees love what they do, creating an environment where the team can take initiative and have a self-employed mentality.

McCarthy joined the PTR team as the VP of Sales in August of 2021. His extensive sales background includes 21 years of sales and leadership experience in the commercial truck rental and leasing business. McCarthy manages 12 direct reports and is dedicating his time to leading his team in building strong relationships with all our customers.

“I’m excited to be a part of the PTR team and to lead such a motivated and driven group of people. I’m looking forward to working with our sales team to build more relationships across all six territories, growing a high-performing team and expanding our business by providing terrific service to both existing and new clients,” says McCarthy.

Stephen Taglieri joined the PTR team in October of 2021 as our Northeast Territory Manager, focusing on new business development and growing existing customer relationships in the Northeast region. He has over 20+ years in both sales and operations management in multiple industries, like commercial truck rental and leasing and heavy construction and aerial equipment. “I’m looking forward to continuing my career at Premier Truck Rental, growing their Northeast footprint and being a part of an organization that’s focused on customers and committed to providing the best service in the industry,” says Taglieri.

“We’re pleased to have Kevin and Stephen on board. Both of these men are talented and knowledgeable about the work truck and trailer rental industry, and that they understand the customer service our customers expect. We’re happy to have them on our team.” says Rob Troxel, PTR’s CEO.

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