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Trailcon Leasing welcomes Jamie Hillier as Vice President, Maintenance and Operations
BRAMPTON, Ontario, December 9th, 2020
Trailcon Leasing is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Hillier to the position of Vice President, Maintenance and Operations, effective Monday December 7th. Trailcon has observed significant growth over the past 3 years and Jamie will build upon this success by leading new geographic expansion projects, streamlining operations, implementing best practices and driving continuous improvement across the country.
Before joining Trailcon, Hillier served as Senior Operations Manager – Ontario West for Ryder System, Inc., and Regional Service Manager for TransX Group of Companies. Jamie brings incredible experience and knowledge to this new role with a proven track record in Fleet Maintenance, Operations Execution, Continuous Improvement, Customer Service and Change Management. Jamie is a graduate of Georgian College, the MMBA program at Schulich School of Business and is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt.
“I am truly excited to be joining Trailcon in this new position. Trailcon has served the industry incredibly well over the past 28 years, and I am eager to join the executive team while working closely with staff across all branches in Canada. With the recent launch of the TrailerCare program, I am joining Trailcon at a great time of growth and opportunity.”
Jamie will support Jerry Brown – President, together with the rest of the leadership team. “I’ve known Jamie for many years and I am excited that he has accepted this opportunity”, Brown said. “His experience, dedication to the industry, competitive and personable nature make him a great fit for our organization. Trailcon’s growth and success relies on continuous improvement, collaboration and national alignment; we are all looking forward to have Jamie on board to lead these initiatives.”
Trailcon is one of Canada’s leaders in rental, leasing, and service of trailers and intermodal equipment. In 1992, Co- Founder and past President Al Boughton started the business as a one-man operation with just a few trailers; today Trailcon has five locations, a fleet of over 10,000 units, a booming rental operation, over 100 trailer technicians, and an unmatched mobile repair fleet. In 2020 Trailcon launched TrailerCare, a program where licensed technicians run regular and preventative maintenance on trailer fleets of all sizes, including medium and large private fleets backed by industry leading technology.