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Tri-Truck Centre Inc. Earns Hino Dealer of the Year Award

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Hino staff accepting the dealer of the year award

From left to right: Jennifer Fitzsimmons, Director of People and Culture (Humberview Group), Eric Smith, Senior Vice President, Sales and Customer Support (HMC), John Esplen, Dealer Principal (Tri Truck Centre), Rick Howitt, General Manager (Tri Truck Centre), Kevin James Reason, Central Region Sales Manager (HMC)

Hino Motors Canada, Ltd. (HMC) is pleased to announce Tri- Truck Centre Inc. of Barrie, Ontario as the 2015 Hino Dealer of the Year. Tri-Truck Centre won this prestigious award in 2014 and again in 2015. They received the highest ranking in HMC’s annual Dealer Evaluation, a comprehensive measure of the dealer’s total business; Sales Management, Service Support, Parts Performance and Overall Facility.

“Tri-Truck Centre has been a long standing Hino Dealership for more than 30 years, they have won multiple Hino awards during that time. This dealership is not the biggest but for 2015 it is the best. The team at Tri-Truck Centre has shown significant dedication and commitment by offering superior levels of customer support and this is what sets them apart” according to Eric Smith, Senior Vice President, Sales and Customer Support for HMC.

Hino Canada recently announced the top honour award to John Esplen, Dealer Principal and Rick Howitt, General Manager at the Tri-Truck Centre dealership.

About Hino: Hino Motors Canada, Ltd., a Toyota Group Company, produces and distributes light and medium duty commercial trucks in Canada and is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, with manufacturing operations in Woodstock, Ontario. Service is provided through its extensive coast-to-coast dealership network and is backed by its industry leading customer care protection program. For more information, please visit us at