Railroad Crossing Safety Tips Focus of Government Campaign

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has launched an initiative to bring attention to highway-rail grade crossing safety. [Read more…]

Penske Expands Branding Efforts with New Video Ads

Revised logosLast week, Penske released three new video ads supporting its ongoing enterprise advertising and branding campaign that launched last March for its truck rental, full-service truck leasing and logistics businesses. The humorous digital ad campaign was recently featured in Advertising Age (3.16.15) and AdWeek (5.20.15) for its unique marketing and creative approach. View the three new videos below. [Read more…]

Penske Hosted Girl Scouts for Business Skills Event

PWN Karyn TroxellThe woman leaders of today spent time preparing the leaders of tomorrow. The Penske Women’s Network (Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics employees) hosted the Girls Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania on Saturday at the company’s Reading, Pennsylvania, global headquarters. [Read more…]

Penske Associates Help Families Enjoy Thanksgiving

Adopt A FamilyPenske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics associates banded together to donate hundreds of boxes of food to the Salvation Army of Reading that will benefit Berks County, Pa. families in need this Thanksgiving. In all, 105 families were provided with the makings of a traditional Thanksgiving meal from the turkey down to the dessert. Each family, on average, received four full boxes of donations, depending on the family size. [Read more…]

Penske Joins in Solemn Remembrance of Veterans

Penske associate Roy Bates at Arlington 2014 Veterans DayVeterans Day has many meanings. For some it is a time to honor and thank a loved one or friend who served. For others, it is a time of camaraderie and parades to celebrate the freedom veterans have provided through their sacrifices and service. Veterans Day especially invokes moments of great sadness, admiration and reflection as we honor the many generations of fallen heroes, who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation. In keeping with the tradition of honoring veterans, Penske Truck Leasing representatives today participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at The Arlington National Cemetery along with its charity partners from the Paralyzed Veterans of America. [Read more…]

Penske Exhibiting at IFDA Distribution Solutions Conference

Penske-DedicatedPenske Truck Leasing is exhibiting this week in booth 926 at the International Foodservice Distributors Association’s annual Distribution Solutions Conference. The conference takes place Oct. 21 – 23 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. In keeping with the wider organization’s its winning tradition at the Indy 500, Penske Truck Leasing will feature a branded IndyCar as a part of its tradeshow presence. [Read more…]

Penske Associate Gets Fleet Maintenance Manager of the Year Award

Lloyd De MerchantLloyd De Merchant, area maintenance manager for Penske in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, was named the Volvo Trucks Canada Fleet Maintenance Manager of the Year at the Canadian Fleet Maintenance Seminar June 18. [Read more…]

Penske Joins Veterans Hiring Event

Military photoPenske will take part in an upcoming hiring and recruiting event exclusively for veterans seeking employment. The event is hosted by Veteran Recruiting. The career fair will take place entirely online June 4 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern. Veterans will have the opportunity to interact online with recruiters from Penske and other participating companies. Interested veterans should enroll at www.veteranrecruiting.com ahead of the event. [Read more…]

Penske Diesel Excellence Scholarship Winners Announced

Penske Diesel Excellence Scholarship Winner Heather OppedisanoPenske Truck Leasing recently announced the latest winners of the Penske Truck Leasing Diesel Excellence Scholarship, which is awarded quarterly to students enrolled in the auto/diesel program offered at several of the UTI campuses across the country. [Read more…]

Penske Seeking Diesel Technicians Nationwide

Penske Truck Leasing is participating in career fairs throughout April at these technical schools: WyoTech-Fremont, Texas State Technical College, Lincoln College of Technology in Houston and Denver, and UTI in Houston, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Boston. [Read more…]