LOUISVILLE, Ky. – July 22, 2019 – Kentucky Trailer, a leading manufacturer of custom trailers, truck bodies and mobilized workplace solutions, announced the hiring of Tracy Walker as General Counsel. Walker will report to President and CEO Gary A. Smith Sr.
Walker joins Kentucky Trailer from Ackerson & Yann, where he was a transactional lawyer in the Business Practice group and a member of the firm’s Management Committee. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Georgia and a Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration from Georgia State University. Super Lawyers® has recognized Walker as a Rising Star in the area of Business & Corporate Law.
While at Ackerson, Walker was engaged in many of Kentucky Trailer’s business dealings.
“With his background in acquisitions, finance and real estate transactions, Tracy brings a wealth of expertise that will be invaluable as Kentucky Trailer continues our strategy of smart growth,” says Smith. “He also brings a grounded and thoughtful way of looking for solutions to challenges.”
“It is inspiring to join a company that is anchored in a 140-year history and yet growing at an impressive rate. I am excited about this opportunity to contribute to Kentucky Trailer’s business growth in a more comprehensive way,” says Walker.
About R.C. Tway Company, LLC R.C. Tway Company LLC is the parent company of five operating divisions: (i) Kentucky Trailer Manufacturing (KTM), which designs, builds and manufactures custom trailers and truck bodies for the moving and storage, snack food, package delivery and logistics industries as well as other niche markets; (ii) Kentucky Trailer Services (KTS), which delivers complete repair, reconditioning, paint, graphics and other services for truck bodies, drop frame and expandable trailers; (iii) Kentucky Trailer Specialty Vehicles (KTSV), which designs, builds, and services trailers and custom specialty vehicles for mobile medical, military/government, mobile marketing, motorsports and other niche markets; (iv) Kentucky Trailer Finance (KTF), which provides the Company’s customers rental, lease and financing options for select products and markets; and (v) CEI Pacer, which designs, engineers, manufactures and services custom feed trailers, bodies and equipment. For more information, please visit www.kytrailer.com.
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