About Us

Our Vision is to be the primary equipment transport, towing and recovery service customers think of when they need these services in our region and to strive to have a reputation for excellence in every aspect of our business. Angela Thompson and Jason Schaffer of Accel Towing & Transport received the 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year award from PJ Crane, the President of the Brandon Chamber of Commerce.

Our Mission is to provide our customers with damage free, professional equipment transport, towing and recovery services with quick response, reasonable rates, and above all with honesty and integrity.

Our Purpose is to provide the best equipment transport, towing and recovery service in Brandon and the Westman area and to have employees and equipment that represent professionalism in performance, attitude and appearance.

Our Slogan: We specialize in customer satisfaction.

See our Customer Testimonials page to read messages from our customers.

The Accel Towing & Transport Team

Accel Towing & Transport understand a service company is only as good as its employees. That is why it has taken years to assemble their amazing and talented staff. Each employee has specific duties with in their area of expertise including: heavy duty, medium duty and light duty towing operators, flatdeck operators, class 1 operators, mechanics, yard technicians, dispatchers and office administrators. The Accel Towing & Transport team is ready to serve you.

Jason Schaffer and Angela Thompson

Jason Schaffer and Angela Thompson

Owners

Jason and Angela bring over 20 years experience in the towing industry. They built the company from the ground up. Accel Towing now employs over 20 people and has grown to the largest towing fleet in the Westman area. Angela oversees the fleet operations and looks after managing dispatch and the office.

Ron Lamont

Ron Lamont

Fleet Operations, Heavy Towing & Recovery Operator

Ron has over 25 years of towing and recovery experience, 15 of which were specialized in heavy towing and recovery. Ron has also heavy hauled for several years and knows what it is like to meet your deadlines, he knows the importance of getting you serviced quickly when you need it!

Dennis Thompson

Dennis Thompson

Fleet Operations, Heavy Hauling

Dennis has been driving truck for over 10 years. Dennis mainly looks after the equipment moving part of the business. Dennis knows what it takes to keep the customers happy and is always there to assist.

Joe Vizer

Joe Vizer

Tow Truck and Flat Deck Operator

Joe has been operating a tow truck for the better part of 25 years. Joe has the experience to assist you when you are in trouble. Whether you have locked your keys in your car or need a boost, Joe will get you on your way FAST!

Joey Juskowiak

Joey Juskowiak

Heavy Hauling and Towing Operator

Joey has been involved in the towing business since he was a kid, working with his dad who operated a wrecking yard, repair shop and a tow truck. He has a Class 1 licence and has the skills and experience to operate almost any piece of equipment you throw at him. Joey has over 20 years of driving experience, he’s great with the customers and is eager to help them out with all their towing or hauling needs.

John Steffler

John Steffler

Mechanic

John has over 15 years of experience servicing and maintaining tow trucks. John keeps the largest fleet in Westman in tip top shape.

Deb Hamilton

Deb Hamilton

Dispatcher

As head dispatcher Deb is one of the first people you will speak with when you call. She has 25 years experience in customer service which enables her to take care of customers in a friendly, efficient and speedy manner. Debs calm and friendly nature allow her to handle the multi – tasking and organization needed to dispatch quickly, getting you the help you need now.

Darrel Kilbride

Darrel Kilbride

Tow Operator

Darrel has been towing for 7 years and has been dealing with customers since he was 14. He was also a parts mechanic for about six years as well. Darrel is a father of one eight-year-old son and one 21 year-old daughter, he’s been married to his wife Michele for 2 years. Darrel looks forward to assisting our customers with a smiling face and friendly attitude when they are in a tight spot.

Jason Kennedy

Jason Kennedy

Tow Truck and Flatdeck Operator

Jason has nearly 10 years experience in the towing industry and recently successfully passed his Wreckmaster level 4/5. Jason looks forward to assisting you with everything from your container moves to your prize vehicle fast and damage free.

Jaye Cameron

Jaye Cameron

Heavy Hauling and Towing Operator

Jaye has been driving truck since 2010. Jaye deals mostly with the equipment hauling side of our company and wants to make sure your move goes great from start to finish.

Kellie Wakely

Kellie Wakely

Administration, Customer Service

Kellie has years of customer service and managing experience from owing her own embroidery business. She takes great care of our walk in customers in the office. Kellie is very knowledgeable and friendly and is always ready to help our customers.

Joan White

Joan White

Administration, Customer Service

Joan has over 10 years of experience in administration and customer service job positions. Her positive attitude makes every interaction with Joan a pleasurable experience. Joan is patient and compassionate when dealing with customers at a low point in their day. You will leave the office with a smile after dealing with Joan.

Samara Nerman

Samara Nerman

Bookkeeper

Samara has several years experience running her own bookkeeping business. To say she’s a pro at what she does might be an understatement. Her commitment to the detail of her work is second to none. Samara is friendly and positive with all her interactions with all our customers and vendors alike.

24 Hour Towing Service

Accel Towing & Transport Provides 24hr Towing and Roadside Services

Shop Location

Accel Towing & Transport
940 Douglas Street
Brandon, MB R7A 7B2
P: 204-728-2580
Location

MPI Salvage Vehicle Pick Up

You will be required to come into the office with your MPI salvage Bill of Sale. The bill of sale can be emailed or faxed. Photo ID of the person picking up the salvage vehicle. The plate number of the vehicle you are using to tow the salvage vehicle out of the compound. You will not be permitted to use chains or a tow strap to pull your vehicle out of the yard (Hwy traffic act laws apply). You will not be permitted to boost and/or start the vehicle. We are able to help you load your vehicle if required, when we have staff available to do so. There is a fee for this service.

Jason Schaffer