KEMPTVILLE, Ont. – Tallman Truck Centre welcomed over 400 customers to its grand opening in Kemptville, Ont. June 10.
The event included speeches from chairman Gerald Tallman, as well as president Kevin Tallman and Navistar Canada’s John Bowen, among others.
“The town of Kemptville holds a very special place in my heart, it’s the community where I was born and raised and it is also the community where Tallman Truck Centre began more than 40 years ago” said Kevin Tallman. “In the beginning, our company employed a modest staff of 20 people. Today, we own and operate 11 dealerships throughout Ontario and employ over 500 people”
The new dealership will offer parts, sales and service for trucks and trailers, in addition to lease and rentals.
The facility boasts five drive-through bays accommodating up to 15 trucks at one time and has heated floors, LED lighting and a fully stocked parts warehouse.
Left to right: Steve Clark, Richard Shortt (VP Tallman Group), Kevin Tallman (president, Tallman Group), John Bowen (fleet sales director, Navistar Canada), Gerald Tallman (chairman), David Gordon.