09: Truck Yard Legend with Dave Skeen

Behind every Six-Figure Trucker, there is an all-star supporting cast. In this episode, we go behind the scenes to catch up with one of Norton’s most important and hardest working members of the team. We’re catching up with Truckyard Legend, Dave Skeen. His endless knowledge, tireless work ethic, and genuine concern for drivers have earned Dave his legendary status. There’s a reason why drivers are known to drop off the finest bottles of Scotch at Dave’s yard in Texas. Get a glimpse of the inner workings of the trucking industry in this conversation with one of the best on this episode of #SixFigureTrucker.

  • No time for breaks – We catch Dave on the Job! (1:00)
  • The history behind the Legend (4:03)
  • “We’re going to go a long way together” – Dave comes to Norton (14:35)
  • Going Yard in Texas (18:30)
  • A Family Business (22:56)
  • Running an Efficient Truckyard (25:35)
  • Get a glimpse of a Day in the Yard with Dave (32:14)
  • Finding Balance in a demanding business (35:50)
  • A Match made in Heaven (43:48)
  • Dave’s also a Legendary grill master! (47:02)
  • Taking care of the Truckyard Legend (50:05)

We’re raising our glasses to you, Dave!

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