SelecTrucks of Memphis Announces New Center Manager
SelecTrucks of Memphis has announced the recent hiring of Robby Phillips as Center Manager. A Tennessee native, Phillips has a lifetime of experience with the trucking industry, bringing great leadership, energy, and expertise to the SelecTrucks of Memphis team.
As the new Center Manager, Phillips looks forward to serving the transport needs of trucking professionals in the Memphis region. “It is our goal that fleets and owner-operators can count on SelecTrucks of Memphis for the best used trucks and services in this area,” said Phillips. “Long-time customers and first-time buyers can expect dependable service and exceptional support from our strong, experienced team.”
Phillips has been with SelecTrucks since 2003, formerly serving as the Finance and Insurance Manager at SelecTrucks of Nashville. However, his experience with the trucking industry dates back to his childhood. “My father has been in the trucking business in Tennessee for 32 years,” noted Phillips. “Growing up in the business has provided me with a great deal of appreciation for the profession. I am eager to apply my background, enthusiasm, and motivation towards the continuing tradition of great service at SelecTrucks of Memphis.”
New Center Manager Robby Phillips replaces Jason Soika, who was recently promoted to become Freightliner’s Memphis Parts and Distribution Center Manager. Prior to joining SelecTrucks, Phillips worked in the banking industry in Nashville and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in business from Middle Tennessee State University.
SelecTrucks of Memphis is situated in the heart of Memphis’ industrial community. Located at 673 East Brooks Road, the Center is convenient to major thoroughfares including Interstate 240, Interstate 55, and Highway 61. Spanning 4.7 acres, SelecTrucks of Memphis includes a 25,000 square foot facility featuring 13 services bays, a wash bay, paint booth, and an onsite detail and reconditioning facility. Considered the distribution hub of the Southeast, Memphis is home to distribution centers for Nike, Wal-Mart, Freightliner, and FedEx.
SelecTrucks is the leading used truck retailer in the United States. Thirty-six SelecTrucks Centers comprise a retail network spanning the U.S. and Canada. SelecTrucks offers a wide selection of used trucks, convenient locations, comprehensive warranty packages, flexible financing terms and business support. SelecTrucks inventory includes specialty, medium- and heavy-duty trucks, including day cabs and sleeper cabs.
SelecTrucks is a Freightliner Market Development Corporation (FMDC) brand. FMDC is a division of Freightliner LLC. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Freightliner LLC is the leading heavy-duty truck manufacturer in North America. Freightliner produces and markets Class 3 through 8 vehicles under the Freightliner, Sterling, Western Star, and Thomas Built Bus nameplates. Freightliner is a DaimlerChrysler company, the world's leading commercial vehicle manufacturer.