JP Pierson Named President of Pitts Trailers

JP Pierson

Pitts Enterprises has named JP Pierson president of Pitts Trailers, effective immediately. Pierson, who also serves as president of Dorsey Intermodal, will now oversee both Pittsview-based divisions. 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 has served as operations manager for the Pittsview, AL facility and has overseen 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,” said Pierson. “I am excited about the opportunity to lead this company into the future.”

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


About Pitts Trailers

Pitts Trailers is a division of Pitts Enterprises. As the world’s largest and only complete line forestry trailer manufacturer, Pitts offers a wide variety of truck trailers, including logging trailers, hydraulic elevating loader carrier trailers, open and closed top chip vans, and moving floors vans. The new dedicated division Pitts Heavy Haul is a premier manufacturer of hydraulic removable neck lowboys, fixed neck lowboys, hydraulic folding tail lowboys and construction grade tag-a-long lowboys. For more information, visit