TRALA Names Brian Hogan as New Chairman
Aventura, Florida, April 7, 2022—The Truck Renting and Leasing Association (TRALA) announced that Brian Hogan, President of Hogan Truck Leasing has been named the 2022-23 Chairman of the Board at the association's 2022 Annual Meeting at the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry in Aventura, Florida.
"I could not be more excited to welcome Brian to serve as the Chairman of TRALA's Board of Directors,” said TRALA President and CEO Jake Jacoby. “Brian is an experienced leader and has been actively involved with TRALA for many years. Brian understands the challenges and complexities associated with the renting and leasing industry and brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge. I think having Brian in this key role as we fully return to normalcy following the pandemic will be terrific for our association.”
Hogan is a family-owned business established in 1918 as a small, local cartage business to serve the needs of the St. Louis business community. Brian has been involved in the day-to-day operations of the family business since the mid-1980's, working alongside his brothers David and Carl Jr.
Hogan follows BT Steadman of Vacuum Truck Rentals as TRALA chairman after serving as vice chairman of the association for the past year.
Based in Alexandria, VA, TRALA is a voluntary, nonprofit national trade association organized in 1978 to provide the unified and focused voice for the truck renting and leasing industry. TRALA's membership includes nearly 500 leasing and rental firms and 100 suppliers that make up nearly the entire truck renting and leasing industry. TRALA members purchase approximately 30 percent of all Class 2 through 8 over-the-road commercial trucks and tractors operating in the U.S. today. You can now reach TRALA on Facebook @TRALAorg, Twitter @TRALAorg, and LinkedIn @TRALA.