First Priority Emergency Vehicles Receives Demers Ambulance Award

Most Improved Dealership Award Presented to First Priority Emergency Vehicles

Montreal, May 30th, 2017– Demers Ambulance, a North American leader in ambulance manufacturing, has awarded First Priority Emergency Vehicles the company’s 2016 Most Improved Dealership award.

First Priority Emergency Vehicles, one of the largest emergency vehicle sales and services organizations in the world, received Demers Ambulances 2016 Most Improved award for attaining the greatest percentage of improvement in overall sales growth and demonstrating outstanding performance. The award was presented at the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) in Indianapolis, Indiana.

“First Priority and First Priority South (a division of First Priority Emergency Vehicles) have a growing sales force that made great strides in selling Demers Ambulances last year,” said Benoit Lafortune, Demers Ambulances executive vice president. “We are pleased to not only recognize their outstanding efforts but also support them in their efforts to begin selling our ambulances in the state of Georgia.”

“First Priority is honored to receive this award from Demers Ambulance,” said Alex Cherepakhov, Chairman and CEO of First Priority Global.  “Given Demers high quality product and efficient manufacturing, First Priority has been enthusiastically promoting the Demers brand in our territory and we feel the results reflect those efforts”.

About First Priority

First Priority Global Ltd, the parent company to First Priority Emergency Vehicles Inc. and First Priority GreenFleet Ltd, is one of the country’s leading suppliers of public safety, emergency response and clean transportation solutions. Established nearly 20 years ago, the company ranks among the top independent dealers and manufacturers in the United States for Emergency Medical Service, Municipal Conversion, Fire Truck and Commercial Electric Vehicles supported by the largest independent commercial EV Service network in the country.  With a national footprint and a heritage grounded in innovation and quality, First Priority has developed the depth and experience to serve fleets in both the public and private sectors.


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About Demers Ambulances

Founded in 1960, Demers Ambulances is the second largest ambulance manufacturer in North America, delivering more than 18,000 ambulances to more than 20 countries. Recognized as a leader in innovative products that meet and exceed the expectations of medical emergency specialists around the world, Demers Ambulances is accredited by Transport Canada, recognized as a “Qualified Vehicles Modification” (QVM) by Ford, and also holds the US National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) Member Verification Program (MVP) certification. To learn more about Demers Ambulances, visit