Running your business takes an entire community of trucking industry professionals. Here are just a few of the many associations, organizations, and companies that can help you become a more successful owner-operator.
American Trucking Association
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation’s freight.
Colorado Motor Carriers Association
The Colorado Motor Carriers Association (CMCA) provides a solid “pro-trucking” representation to the State, Local and Federal Government and has a consistent and positive working relationship with regulatory and legislative bodies.
Truckload Carriers Association
The Truckload Carriers Association's Mission is to create success for the truckload industry and the communities it serves. TCA has dedicated itself to representing the interests of truckload carriers since 1938. A member-driven organization, TCA provides benefits and services to all members regardless of size. TCA members join with hundreds of other leaders in the truckload industry working to ensure safe, high quality, reliable and efficient transportation services.
1-20 truck fleets fuel the American trucking industry. CarrierHQ celebrates your spirit of entrepreneurship and ingenuity with a program designed not just to get you on the road, but to help your business grow and thrive. We offer instant online quotes, same day bindings, $0 down payment options, and the ability to save up to 30% each month with safe driving. You won’t find trucking insurance like this anywhere else!
Phoenix-based Trucker Path is the provider of a wide range of truck driver-centric mobility products. Its Trucker Path app is currently in use by over 1 million professional truck drivers. Offering best-in-class navigation with truck optimized routing, the Trucker Path app also provides access to vital up-to-date information about truck stops, real-time available parking, fuel prices, weigh station status, and truck scales and wash locations.
J.J. Keller is the industry leader in safety and compliance and can help you with your authority credentials (USDOT number, MC number, BOC-3, UCR, etc.) as well as ongoing compliance for driver qualification, hours of service, drug & alcohol testing and more.
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TRUCKS & FINANCING
Arrow Truck Sales
Arrow Truck Sales, Inc. was founded in 1950 and has grown to become the leading source of pre-owned medium and heavy duty trucks in North America. Arrow has built a solid reputation in the trucking industry by providing high-quality, pre-owned vehicles to customers who want to maximize the value of purchasing dollars.
OTR Leasing offers in-house semi-truck financing to truckers nationwide. At OTR Leasing, they want to get owner-operators on the road in the shortest amount of time possible. When you lease a semi-truck from OTR Leasing, their goal is to put you in the driver seat of your success as an owner-operator.
Continental Bank is a privately owned FDIC insured commercial bank founded in 2003 and headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. For 15 years, they've specialized in commercial equipment financing for small and medium-sized businesses nationwide and are known both for their willingness to listen to their customers’ needs, and ability to fund their deals quickly.
While its history is integral to the brand, Freightliner remains future-focused, always advancing new technologies and leading the industry through innovation. A continuing emphasis on quality through innovation intersects perfectly with their ongoing, technologically inspired, passionate drive to create the best-of-the-best trucks on the road.
With four convenient locations, Lone Mountain supplies rigs to truckers all over the country through their simple, no surprise lease deals. They secure fleets of trucks from well-known vendors, and then lease those trucks to drivers who are looking for low monthly payments and the opportunity to own their own trucks.
Mission Financial Services
Mission Financial Services provides owner-operators a single source for commercial lending options. Mission Financial specializes in owner-operator loans, first-time buyer loans, truck repair loans, credit challenged loans, semi-truck title loans, and purchases from dealerships and private parties. Mission Financial takes the stress out of the lending process and helps owner-operators get the money they need to purchase a new or used semi-truck, make upgrades to an existing vehicle, or make much-needed repairs. Mission knows you only make money when you’re on the road, so getting you an answer usually only takes a few hours.
Pathway Leasing LLC offers value to independent contractors and motor carriers in the trucking industry through their leasing solutions. They provide a practical solution to ICs seeking an affordable lease, placing them in a reliable truck that meets the needs of their business.
TEL - Transport Enterprise Leasing
Transport Enterprise Leasing (TEL) is the nation's premier commercial truck and trailer equipment management service provider. Their executive team provides over 100 years of truck industry experience to clients enabling a vast variety of customized approaches to solving your unique business needs.
DAT is the largest freight network in the industry with over 1 Million loads daily, and over 279 million loads and trucks per year. DAT TruckersEdge is the load board solution geared specifically toward owner/operators and trucking companies. Starting at just $34.95, TruckersEdge provides unlimited searching and posting, instant alarm match notification, broker credit scores and days to pay, market rates, mileage routing and more.
Truckstop.com delivers software solutions that support the entire freight-moving lifecycle, from matching to payment, and everything in between.
As non-stop innovators, they’re always improving and growing to make Truckstop.com the best place for brokers and carriers to work together.