Meet the Experts

Brian J Riker

Brian is our Founder and President bringing nearly 30 years of "In the Ditch" field experience to serve your needs. He has owned several towing and auto transport companies and is a third generation tower.


Brian currently writes and lectures for American Towman Magazine, Tow Industry Weekly and works with several industry trade associations as their compliance specialist. He still possesses a valid CDL and enjoys driving tow trucks and car carriers whenever time allows.

Kevin J Riker

Sergeant Riker (Ret.) brings a unique mix of transportation and law enforcement to the table. He is our resident security expert for both physical and operational security. He is a WreckMaster certified third generation tower and currently owns Riker Auto Transport. When not trucking Kevin is a recreational diver and dive instructor.

Jeremy Hartenfels

Jeremy has more than two decades experience in the towing and energy services industries. He has held leadership positions in transportation safety involving hazardous materials and driver training. Jeremy is a long time volunteer fireman, holding various positions within several area departments since he was a Junior firefighter at 16 years old. He brings this dedication to service and community to the forefront of transportation safety, particularly in roadside and behind the wheel applications.