Proud Truck Dealer Celebrates 25th; Welcomes Generation Next

Derek Thorne with customer Pannunzio

BELLEVILLE, ON. — At the same time as his family business celebrates its 25th anniversary, truck dealer Randie Thorne, founder and owner of Source 1 Truck & Equipment Sales Ltd., is proud to announce the addition of Derek Thorne to its professional sales team.

Derek, 19, is the youngest son of owner Thorne, who has been selling used trucks since 1987.

And not long after joining the team, the younger Thorne sold his first rig: A 2009 Pete 389 to Tony Pannunzio of East Coast Transport.

“Source 1 Truck joins a select list of dealers who have added a second-generation family member to the team ensuring the level of quality and commitment customers have come to expect continues on another 25 years,” Thorne said.

The new sales rep Derek can be reached by e-mail at or phone at 1(519) 835-2495.


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