Congratulations to the latest companies earning MVP status

Media Contact:
Summer Marrs
Senior Director of Communications & Public Relations

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (Oct. 13, 2023) — Because standards don’t raise themselves, NTEA’s Member Verification Program (MVP) acknowledges the companies leading the industry to excellence. Fleet managers, truck dealers and OEMs know truck equipment manufacturers and distributors with MVP status have implemented specific business and quality standards and comply with federal regulations.

New MVP members (since July 1, 2023)

  • Forest River Bus LLC – Champion (Goshen, Indiana)
  • Forest River Bus LLC – ElDorado National (Goshen, Indiana)
  • Forest River Bus LLC – Elkhart Coach (Goshen, Indiana)
  • Forest River Bus LLC – Starcraft (Goshen, Indiana)
  • Forest River Bus LLC – StarTrans (Goshen, Indiana)
  • Scelzi Enterprises Inc. (Tacoma, Washington)
  • WA Jones Truck Bodies & Equipment (Columbia City, Indiana)


  • Advanced Truck Body & Equipment (Central Point, Oregon)
  • Badger Truck Equipment – Milwaukee, WI (West Allis, Wisconsin)
  • Braun Industries (Van Wert, Ohio)
  • Crysteel Mfg. Inc. (Lake Crystal, Minnesota)
  • Dejana Truck & Utility Equipment LLC (Schenectady, New York)
  • Fisher Engineering (Rockland, Maine)
  • Forest River Bus LLC – Forest River Van (Goshen, Indiana)
  • Forest River Bus LLC – Glaval (Goshen, Indiana)
  • Forest River Bus LLC MobilityTrans (Livonia, Michigan)
  • Ice Glen Holdings Inc. dba Fleet Electrical Service (Worcester, Massachusetts)
  • JC Madigan Inc. (Lancaster, Massachusetts)
  • The Knapheide Manufacturing Company (Quincy, Illinois)
  • Marathon Industries Inc. (Santa Clarita, California)
  • Messer Truck Equipment (Westbrook, Maine)
  • Midway Specialty Vehicles (Elkhart, Indiana)
  • Northland Equipment Co. Inc. (Janesville, Wisconsin)
  • Pick Up Pals Inc. (Lubbock, Texas)
  • Stellar Industries Inc. (Garner, Iowa)
  • Western Products (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

Current NTEA Distributor and Manufacturer members are encouraged to apply for MVP status at any time. There is no charge — NTEA underwrites the cost of MVP as part of an ongoing effort to enhance the core competencies of its members. Once qualified, companies receive MVP status for a three-year term. To renew, MVP members must again document compliance, ensuring their ongoing commitment to professionalism, industry knowledge and high performance.

Visit to learn more and apply or contact NTEA’s technical services department for personalized assistance (800-441-6832 or

Established in 1964, NTEA – The Work Truck Industry Association, a 501(c)(6) organization, represents more than 2,100 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial vehicles, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories. Buyers of work trucks and the major commercial truck chassis manufacturers also belong to NTEA. The Association provides in-depth technical information, education, and member programs and services, and produces Work Truck Week®Green Truck Summit, Commercial Vehicle Upfitting Summit, and Executive Leadership Summit. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in suburban Detroit and government relations offices in Washington, DC, and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 

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