Volvo Trucks Names Expressway Trucks the 2012 Canada Dealer of the Year

Volvo Trucks recognizes Expressway Trucks of Waterloo, Ontario as the 2012 Canada Dealer of the Year.

The annual Volvo Trucks Dealer of the Year award honors the dealership’s organization and employees for overall accomplishment and performance. Selection criteria for the award includes outstanding performance in new truck and parts sales, growth in market share, penetration of Volvo engines, customer satisfaction index and investment in facilities.

Dealer principal Scott Lawson acquired Expressway Trucks of Waterloo in 1999. The dealership, located off Route 401, exit 268, offers new and used sales, extensive parts inventory and 24 service bays. Lawson owns a second Expressway Trucks located in Windsor, Ontario.

“It’s an honor to recognize the accomplishments of Scott Lawson and his team at Expressway Trucks,” said Göran Nyberg, president, Volvo Trucks North American Sales & Marketing. “Expressway is dedicated to excellence in both sales and service, and continues to represent the Volvo brand in an outstanding way.”

Canada 2012 Dealer of the Year

Expressway Trucks dealer principal Scott Lawson (center) receives the 2012 Canada Dealer of the Year award from (left ) Terry Billings, Volvo Trucks vice president – business development and (right) Göran Nyberg, president, Volvo Trucks North American Sales & Marketing.

Volvo Trucks North America’s operations and products are guided by the company’s three core values: Quality, Safety and Environmental Care. The Volvo VNM, VNL, VHD and VAH trucks are assembled in the United States at the New River Valley Plant in Dublin, Virginia, while Volvo engines for North America are assembled in Hagerstown, Maryland. Both plants are certified to ISO14001 environmental and ISO9001 quality standards.

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, which employs about 115,000 people, has production facilities in 19 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets. In 2012, the Volvo Group’s sales amounted to $45 billion. The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. Volvo shares are listed on OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm and are traded OTC in the U.S. For more information, please visit or if you are using your mobile phone.

February 28, 2013