Palmer Leasing Group, a PacLease franchise since 1981, has been named 2019 U.S. Kenworth Franchise of the Year.
The Franchise of the Year Award is an accomplishment earned through high-quality service and promotion of the PacLease network. Providing the Midwest and South with top-notch commercial truck rental, leasing, contract maintenance and fleet management services, the group has also received a Gold Award for PacLease Standards of Excellence.
“It’s an honor for our team to receive this Franchise of the Year award for 2019. We work hard to be good business partners with our customers in Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Illinois. I am privileged to lead our team and have the support of our owners and senior management team,” says Palmer Leasing Group General Manager Mark Fritcha.
Palmer Leasing Group is a full-service lease and rental provider of Kenworth as well as a contract maintenance provider for all makes of trucks and trailers. The team consists of nearly 100 employees from across Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Illinois.
As part of Palmer Trucks’ several years of growth, Palmer Leasing Group has expanded to meet the ever-growing needs of the commercial truck market across the region, the company says.
“We continue to innovate and offer new opportunities to our Palmer-Kenworth clients, utilizing the latest technology alongside the award-winning Kenworth product portfolio to meet the market’s fluctuations day-in and day-out,” Fritcha says.
Palmer Leasing Group anticipates taking the operation to even greater heights, as the new Kenworth of Indianapolis-East facility will provide greater service levels for its customers beginning in 2021, the company says.