President and one of our New Equipment Salesmen. Mike spent his childhood riding in a tow truck, and has a lifetime of experience with towing equipment. He has an incredible passion for the uniqueness of what we do here at Detroit Wrecker, and it’s evident when you talk to him. Quality is what we’re all about, and Mike’s dedication to this company and our customers is the best of the best. He has experience in welding,truck sales, parts and service management, and much more. Currently he is focusing on assisting our customers design the truck of their dreams. His core experience adds to the research and development of our current product lines. Call Mike and his team today to discuss your future plans for expanding your company, or replacing your equipment, and they will show you how Detroit Wrecker can get you there!
Steve is the technical mastermind behind Detroit Wrecker’s Low Loader and Lil Hercules product lines. Over the past several years, his technical expertise has evolved the designs to their current forms. He has spent the last 40 years around truck and towing equipment, and is a true master fabricator, expert in electrical and hydraulic systems, and a talented and skilled painter. Steve is an integral part of the innovations at Detroit Wrecker, because he truly and completely understands the theory and practice behind structural and mechanical engineering. He is the genius behind the Gladiator, Lil Hercules and the current version of the Low Loader. He is our Senior VP and head fabricator, he manages the fabrication department, and he oversees the fabrication team. He is our resident expert in hydraulics, and sets the standards for fabrication in our facility.
Lee is the General Manager and Vice President of Detroit Wrecker Sales. He manages the day-to-day operations to ensure that every customer has a world-class experience with Detroit Wrecker. He manages new production builds, the service, parts, manufacturing, and installation departments, as well as the growth of the company. He also happens to be a recent graduate of Lawrence Technological University, and has spent several years in the automotive industry. He also has experience working with logistics of new vehicle product launches, and works closely with Steve on research and development for new additions for products, as well as product platforms for the next generation of Detroit Wrecker products. Lee and Steve developed the Gladiator,Lil Hercules,numerous improvements like the safety valve on the Low Loader and the new LED Safety Lighting for trucks.
Joe Line - Parts Manager
Joe is our Parts Manager. He is an expert in Dynamic, Jerr Dan, and Miller replacement parts and service. He oversees the Parts Team, whose main goal is to make sure every customer gets the parts they need, as quickly as possible. Joe excels in finding every part available for any brand of tow truck. Joe also specializes in all types of towing accessories for a wide range of recovery operations, and he always has the best deals on ratchets, straps, and winch cables. He wants your truck to be on the road just as much as you do! If you need parts and accessories, Joe’s your man!
We have some of the best welders in the state working in our facility. They create the pieces that we use to build our trucks, from the smallest pins and bushings to the subframes and beds. We have expert machinists crafting our high quality cylinders with four-year seals. Every member of our team is an expert craftsman, they take pride in their work. No piece is too small, no part is unimportant, and every inch of every truck, part, and accessory shows it.
Our Service Team
Unlike most service departments, our service department is comprised of real towmen. Who have owned multiple tow trucks. Along w/ fabricators & electricians. Our guys are some of the best in the industry, with over 100 years of experience between them. They all know welding, electrical and hydraulics. They are all top-notch, full-service mechanics who can solve any problem a truck is having, because they can build a truck from the ground up. If they have to cut out a piece, they cut it out, fabricate a new one, and build it in. They have cutting-edge equipment to do their jobs, and the talent, skill and expertise to get it done right. On top of that, they are the kind of guys who will stay late to get your truck fixed. Our service team are the brain surgeons of the automotive industry, and will take great care of your vehicle.