Tom Thayer of International Truck Sales of Richmond, Va., is International Truck and Engine’s 2005 Dealer of the Year.
Thayer received the title at the Twenty-sixth Annual Circle of Excellence black-tie awards ceremony, held at the Four Seasons Resort in Wailea, Maui, Hawaii.
Thayer is the seventh recipient of this honor.
Circle of Excellence was established to honor those International dealerships that best exemplify commitment to the International Diamond Standards Program.
Thayer earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania at Shippensburg and worked for Mack Truck for 14 years and International Truck and Engine Company for two years as vice president of the Southeast region. He became dealer principal of International Truck Sales of Richmond in 1998 and has been a Circle of Excellence winner every year since.