Penske Truck Leasing Opens in Windsor, Ontario

Friday, June 9, 2017

Media Release

 

Contacts:

Kim Harmsen                                                  Randy Ryerson
610-796-4369                                                  610-775-6408
kimberly.harmsen@penske.com                    Randolph.ryerson@penske.com

 

READING, Pa., June 9, 2017 – Penske Truck Leasing builds on its presence in Canada with the opening of a new location in Windsor, Ontario. Offering full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck fleet maintenance services, the new operation is located at 4505 Fourth Street.

This site contains three service bays and one wash bay in a 10,400-square-foot building on 7.5 acres.

“We have been steadily and strategically increasing our presence in Canada and the Ontario region specifically,” explained Dan O’Boyle, senior vice president for Penske’s north central region. “Our new location provides customers easy access to the E.C. Row expressway, Huron Church Road and is less than five minutes to the Ambassador Bridge.”

“I am pleased to welcome Penske Truck Leasing to the City of Windsor,” said Mayor Drew Dilkens. “This confirms once again that our strategic location is one of our greatest strengths. The Penske brand is respected all over the world and I want to thank them for their confidence in the Windsor market.”

Stephen MacKenzie, CEO of the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation added, “The WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation (WE EDC) is pleased to welcome Penske Truck Leasing to the Windsor-Essex region. Penske’s new strategic location will serve our region well and strengthen the growing transportation and logistics sector in Windsor-Essex. It was our pleasure to work with Penske and provide them with regional information and connect them with our transportation and logistics community. We are happy to have Penske call Windsor-Essex home and will continue to support them in any way that we can.”

To contact the truck rental or maintenance departments, please call 519-624-4380.

 

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, GE Capital Holdings and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 250,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit https://www.gopenske.com/ to learn more. Penske Truck Leasing social media: Move Ahead Blog, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, and Instagram.