JP Pierson, new president of Pitts Trailers

Pitts Trailers picks Pierson as new president

March 27, 2019
Pitts Enterprises recently named JP Pierson president of Pitts Trailers.

Pitts Enterprises recently named JP Pierson president of Pitts Trailers.

Pierson, who also serves as president of Dorsey Intermodal, now will oversee both Pittsview AL-based divisions.

Pierson joined Pitts Enterprises in 2006 and has been involved in all facets of the business, from sales and marketing, to operations and product development. He will continue to report to owner and CEO Jeff Pitts.

“JP knows Pitts Trailers top to bottom,” Pitts said. “He has been instrumental in our success, and he’s the perfect person to lead the company to the next level.”

Pierson gained experience leading marketing for all Pitts Enterprises brands: Pitts Trailers, Pitts Heavy Haul, Dorsey Trailer, Dorsey Intermodal and Dorsey Heavy Duty. He also served as operations manager for the Pittsview facility and oversaw IT and data informational structures for all facilities.

“We have always been a growth oriented company, but I believe Pitts Trailers brightest and most innovative days are ahead of us,” Pierson said. “I am excited about the opportunity to lead this company into the future.”

JP is a graduate of the D. Abbott Turner College of Business at Columbus State University, with additional studies in lean manufacturing. He holds memberships in the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA), National Trailer Dealers Association (NTDA) and Truck Trailer Manufactures Association (TTMA).