After serving in World War II, Mr. Vern Simpson founded Mid Seven Transportation in his hometown of Des Moines, Iowa, and became its first driver. Since 1947, Mid Seven Transportation has run one of the longest-lasting trucking companies in the United States.
In November of 2012, Mid Seven joined the Boyd family of companies after being acquired by Boyd Bros. Transportation. Mid Seven Transportation, along with the other Boyd Companies, are a part of Daseke Inc., a growth focused, asset strong transportation company offering open deck, specialized and logistics services throughout North America.
At Mid Seven, we specialize in heavy haul, over-dimensional freight and operate in the eastern two-thirds of the United States. Our mission is to provide quality service to our customers and driver workforce. Every load is handled with a high level of care because of the people who count on us: Our customers, our drivers, our families, and the motoring public.
Mid Seven Transportation services the agricultural, industrial, steel and building product industries with trailing equipment that includes step decks, flatbed and RGNS. Our service areas are the Midwest, Southeast, Northeast and South-Central states.
Daseke Inc.’s culture is centered on ethics, integrity and trust. Our values drive how we treat each other, our customers, suppliers, partners and even our competitors. By combining uncompromising character, transparent business behavior, mutual respect, and world-class services, we seek to build an enduring culture that creates satisfied customers, engaged employees and sustainable, profitable growth.
For more information on Daseke’s ethics statement, visit https://www.daseke.com/about-daseke-dallas/our-ethics/.