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 Logistics Driver Saves Pair Trapped in Overturned Vehicle

Penske Logistics Driver Rodney SimpsonPenske Logistics driver Rodney Simpson was returning from his last run on a recent Saturday morning – less than a half hour away from putting a period on what had been an uneventful day – when he noticed a car in front of him swerve from lane to lane and tumble down an embankment. [Read more…]

Penske Receives United Way Leadership Award

Brian Hard, Penske's President and CEO, accepts the Leadership Award from Tammy White, United Way of Berks County President.

Penske received the Leadership Award from the United Way of Berks County, Pa., for ranking second on its Top 10 list of supporting organizations during its annual drive. [Read more…]

Keep Your Dog Safe When Moving

Kurgo dog harnessDuring a move, your four-legged friends are just as precious as your belongings. That’s why Penske has teamed with Kurgo to keep dogs safely secured with a harness while traveling in a Penske rental truck. [Read more…]

Guest Editorial: How to Fix the Third-Party Logistics Talent Problem

penske logistics, peopleThird-party logistics companies worldwide say recruiting and retaining managers is one of their biggest challenges. Here are some steps providers can to take to remedy this growing concern. I have been conducting research into the third-party logistics (3PL) industry for nearly 25 years. For the last 20 years I have done three annual regional surveys of the chief executive officers (CEOs) of many of the largest 3PLs in North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. [Read more…]

Penske’s VP Named Top Fundraiser, Wins Smooch with Pig

Penske's Paul Rosa kisses Maycie MayPenske Truck Leasing’s Vice President of Supply and Planning Paul Rosa won the Olivet Boys & Girls Clubs’ Kiss A Pig fundraiser May 22 with a record-breaking $111,884. [Read more…]

Penske Joins Veterans Career Fair May 29

Veteran Virtual Career FairPenske will participate in a Veteran Recruiting Virtual Career Fair from 1 – 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 29.

The virtual fair is open to active duty, veterans, guard/reservists and military spouses. Register today. Need assistance visiting the virtual fair? Watch the job seeker tutorial. [Read more…]

Military Spouses Honored

Mike Parker, Penske’s district manager, speaks at the Support Military Spouses' Shoeboxes for Military Spouses event.Penske Truck Rental was one of the sponsors of Support Military Spouses’ Shoebox for Military Spouses event May 9 at the Crown Center Arena, Fayetteville, N.C. Other sponsors of the event included Walmart and Chick-fil-A. More than 1,200 military spouses in the Fayetteville area received shoeboxes filled with letters of encouragement written by children and adults, and gift items such as shower gels, lotions, and jewelry. [Read more…]

Retro on the Riverfront Benefits Local Charity

Olivet Boys and Girls Club Kiss-A-Pig 2013 LogoPenske and the Riverfront Federal Credit Union are working together to host Retro on the Riverfront from noon to 5 p.m. May 5 at the Riverfront Park, 255 Riverfront Drive, Reading, Pa. [Read more…]

Authors Take Scenic Route in Penske Truck

Go Girl collageTwo Arizona-based authors recently teamed up with Penske Truck Rental  for a two-week promotional tour across the U.S.  The Go! Girl Guides (GGG) founder and editor-in-chief Kelly Lewis and GGG author Erica Arvizu embarked on a road trip from Arizona to Pennsylvania in their Penske truck, visiting book stores in 11 cities to promote their women’s guides to traveling. [Read more…]