2021 JX Truck Center Earns Sourcewell Dealer of the Year Award JX Enterprises Named 2021 “Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation
1970 Chuck Jorgensen founded JX Enterprises (formerly known as Peterbilt of Wisconsin) in 1970, opening the first Peterbilt dealership in Waukesha, WI with a team of 5. 1972 By 1972, Chuck Jorgensen became the sole owner. 1974 In 1974, the second dealership was opened in Madison, WI. [...]
1977 After being in business for 7 years, there was demand in the Green Bay area, which led to the opening of the the third location in Green Bay, WI.
1980 As business was growing so was the demand for truck leasing, rental, and financing. In 1980, JX PacLease was started to provide full service lease and rental solutions to our customers. 1984 In 1984, Premium Lease & Finance Sales, Inc. was created to provide financing and insurance solutions to our customers.
1989 The Green Bay dealership relocated to De Pere, WI in an effort to better serve the Green Bay area.
1996 Wausau Truck Center joined JX Enterprises with a Volvo franchise 1997 In 1997, two more locations were opened in Illinois (Wadsworth & Bloomington) bringing JX to a total of 6 locations throughout Wisconsin and Illinois. But this was just the beginning. 1999 The next few years were focused on opening new locations [...]
2000 JX opened the Champaign, IL location. The next era brought new changes to JX. In 2000, Eric Jorgensen succeeded Chuck Jorgensen as President and CEO of JX Enterprises. JX has successfully moved into the next generation of family ownership. 2001 Premium Lease & Finance Sales, Inc. rebranded as JX Financial, [...]
2005 As the business grew, so did our customer base. A need for a larger space was necessary and in 2005, the Madison building completed an expansion and remodel. 2006 Throughout our dealer network, we have earned several Peterbilt Motors Awards, including the Platinum Oval Award, Best in Class, Top in the Nation, Top [...]
2010 JX’s growth and expansion continued into Michigan and Indiana. That growth also led to rebrand Peterbilt Wisconsin and Illinois to JX Peterbilt. In 2010, JX opened a location in Bensenville, IL, and relocated the Joliet location to Bolingbrook, IL due to the growth. That same year, the first Michigan [...]
2015 In 2015, we successfully opened three more locations: Lafayette, IN, Kalamazoo, MI and Mineral Point, WI. 2015 - Platinum Oval - Outstanding Achievement JX Grand Rapids 2016 In 2016, we opened our first ever parts only retail location in Chicago. 2016 Best in Class Dealer of the Year - [...]