LONGVIEW, TX – Capacity Trucks has named J.P. (Jerry) Looney as its new National Sales Director. In this role, Mr. Looney will be focused on fostering relationships that will result in greater business opportunities from the company’s national accounts, such as UPS and Fed Ex.
Mr. Looney has been with Capacity Trucks since 2007 and brings over 20 years of professional experience in sales and strategic management to his new position. “Jerry Looney is a great asset to our company, and he will be focused on defining and executing the necessary strategies for our continued evolution and improved profitability for our stakeholders,” said Scott Lord, Capacity Trucks CEO. Mr. Looney added, “I look forward to taking on this new challenge and the opportunity it offers to increase the value of our brand and to further extend our already strong market share in the yard truck industry.”
Previously, Mr. Looney worked as Director of Aftermarket for market-leading OEM, Collins Industries, whose companies have included Capacity of Texas, LayMor, Collins Bus Corporation, and Wheeled Coach.
Mr. Looney attended Texas Wesleyan University and holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. He and his wife will be relocating to the Dallas-Fort Worth area later this year.
About Capacity Trucks
As a leader in terminal truck manufacturing for over four decades, Capacity vehicles are on the job in ports, intermodal terminals, and warehouse and distribution centers in the U.S. and around the globe. Headquartered in Longview, TX, since 1971, Capacity continues to set its manufacturing standards high, making Capacity yard trucks among the most durable in the industry.