Valley Industrial Trucks Dealer of Excellence 2015 Press Release



YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (March 9, 2015) – Valley Industrial Trucks (VIT), dealer and servicer of CLARK Forklifts and other material handling equipment, was awarded “Dealer of Excellence” from Lexington-based CLARK Material Handling Company who invented the world’s first forklift in 1917.  

According to Valley Industrial Trucks’ President, Jim Hammond, “I am proud of our team being recognized by CLARK for their hard work and dedication We will continue to be the best dealer we can be for our customers and employees as we continue throughout 2015 and beyond.”

The company is one of five Dealers of Excellence out of 200 total dealer locations across North America. “This is a huge honor for us”, Hammond said after it was announced that his company won the award. “It is awesome that a family run dealership from Northeast Ohio performed better than major market dealers across North America” Hammond added.

About Valley Industrial Trucks

Valley Industrial Trucks is a full service dealer of material handling products such as forklifts, hand trucks, dock equipment, scissor lifts, boom lifts and storage products. The company is responsible for sales and service in 16 counties in northeast Ohio and western Pennsylvania, and has two locations – its home office in Youngstown and a satellite office in Akron. The company began operations in Youngstown in 1956.