Knaack Wins NTEA Work Truck Show 2012 Editor's Choice Award

Tops field of 90 contestants to take award.

Rob Gutierrez (L), NTEA director of trade shows and events congratulates Jeff Kotz, Weather Guard senior product manager on Knaack's 2012 Editor's Choice Award at the Work Truck Show.

Knaack LLC has won The Work Truck Show 2012 Editors' Choice Award for its new Weather Guard Van Solutions line of accessories, bulkheads, shelving, and secure storage for commercial vans.

The Weather Guard Van Solutions line was selected by a panel of trade media editors and fleet managers as the most innovative product introduced at The Work Truck Show 2012, held March 6-8 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Weather Guard was chosen from a field of 90 products entered through the New Product Spotlight and New Product Media Guide programs.

New Weather Guard profession-specific van storage packages are customized
for unique job requirements of general contractors, plumbers, electricians, and other professionals. The line was redesigned to offer innovative features that would enable professional tradesmen to improve their on-site performance. Judges were especially impressed by the line's quick installation features. The Weather Guard Van Solutions line includes new Rapid MountĀ Shelving, Secure Storage door and drawer modules, Red Zone Accessories, specialty storage solutions, and bulkheads.

The Work Truck Show 2012, North America's largest work truck event, was held in conjunction with the 48th Annual NTEA Convention. Produced annually by NTEA, the association for the work truck industry, the Work Truck Show showcases more than 500,000 square feet of Class 1-8 vocational trucks and equipment. The event also features more than 60 educational and technical training programs, including the Green Truck Summit, North America¹s leading educational forum on high-efficiency and alternative-fuel vocational vehicles.

The Work Truck Show 2013 returns to the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis March 6-8, 2013. Educational programming starts March 5. Online registration opens at in October. For more information, visit or call 1-800-441-6832.

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