Kenworth Names the 2024 Dealer Council and 2024 Parts Council to support the World’s Best Customer Experience.

Kenworth Truck Company recently held its annual Dealer Meeting, focused on technician training and connected services as pathways to provide superior customer uptime and continue to drive the transition to zero emissions.  During the meeting, Kenworth named the 2024 members appointed to its Dealer Council and Parts Council to support the World’s Best® customer experience throughout the Kenworth dealer network. The Kenworth Service Council will be announced this spring.

Kenworth Dealer Council

The Kenworth Dealer Council features executives representing 480 Kenworth dealerships in the United States and Canada from seven different dealers who work in partnership with Kenworth to provide leading-edge customer support and strive to maximize uptime for fleets and truck operators.

The 2024 Kenworth Dealer Council members include:

  • Chairman – Bill Kozek, CSM Companies (Madison, Wisconsin)
  • Kyle Treadway, Kenworth Sales Company (Salt Lake City, Utah)
  • Jared White, MHC Kenworth (Leawood, Kansas)
  • Andrew Johnston, Inland Kenworth (Burnaby, B.C.)
  • Carl Herzog, CIT Trucks (Normal, Illinois)
  • Mike Levering, Truckworx Kenworth (Birmingham, Alabama)
  • and Jodie Teuton of Kenworth of Louisiana (Gray, Louisiana) serves as the Kenworth line representative for the American Truck Dealers (ATD)

Kenworth Parts Council

The 2024 Kenworth Parts Council is comprised of leading parts directors and managers from Kenworth dealerships in the United States and Canada focused on further enhancing parts quality and customer support for truck operators and fleets.

PACCAR Parts supports Kenworth dealerships in efforts to expedite repairs and increase customer uptime by helping to maintain industry-leading parts availability throughout the Kenworth dealer network, and by providing access to parts in 24 hours or less through its network of distribution centers strategically located throughout North America.

Kenworth Parts Council members for 2024 are:

  • National Chair – Eric Bontrager, CSM Companies (Madison, Wisconsin)
  • Ryan Colby, Kenworth Sales Company (Salt Lake City, Utah)
  • Sébastien Letendre, Kenworth Maska (La Présentation, Quebec)
  • Patrick Lisconish, Kenworth Northeast Group (Syracuse, N.Y.)
  • Jacob Herzog, CIT Trucks (Mokena, Illinois)
  • Scott Lockhart, MHC Kenworth (Denver, Colorado)
  • Jeff Weaver, Truckworx Kenworth (Birmingham, Alabama)
  • Clayton Zuchotzki, GreatWest Kenworth (Calgary, Alberta)
  • and Mike Levering, Truckworx Kenworth (Birmingham, Alabama) serves as Kenworth Dealer Council representative

Kenworth dealers offer genuine Kenworth proprietary parts and provide all-makes parts and service (partsandservice.kenworth.com) through 480 locations in the United States and Canada. Kenworth dealers also offer TRP parts, which are reliable aftermarket products designed and tested to exceed customers’ expectations for quality and value. Regardless of the age, make, or application of the vehicle, TRP is the all-makes answer. For more information, visit www.TRPParts.com.

Kenworth Truck Company, founded in 1923, specializes in the design and manufacture of The World’s Best® heavy- and medium-duty trucks. As a leader in the development of advanced diesel powertrains, zero-emissions vehicles, connected truck technologies, and advanced driver assistance systems, Kenworth is creating transportation solutions to drive a better world. Kenworth’s Internet home page is at www.kenworth.com. Kenworth is a PACCAR company.

About CSM Companies

As a leader in the transportation industry, the CSM family of companies offers a comprehensive network of businesses across 5 states to meet the continued demand for premium transportation products. This includes 24 heavy- and medium-duty truck dealerships, two commercial vehicle and automotive dealerships, 10 Premier Leasing & Rental locations, a Dedicated Fleet Service location, and CSM Financial. CSM features Kenworth, Mack, Hino, and AutoCar trucks.