History

Silver Creek Transportation was founded by Jason Cowan in 1994. Jason is a leader, innovator and enjoys transportation logistics and all things trucking. Jason discovered his love for trucking at a young age when he met a truck driver on his way to Des Moines, Iowa and started on his road to success in the early 1990′s.

What We Do

Silver Creek is a trucking and equipment company based out of Henderson, KY. We specialize in the hauling of hazardous materials for commercial and agricultural and offer a line of LS Tractors and Bennche UTVs. (See Services).

Who We Are

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Jason Cowan – Founder

Jason Cowan is the owner and President of Silver Creek Transportation. He holds a degree in Organization Growth from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Jason believes that to build strong organizations we must build strong people. He began his transportation career over 20 years ago rising through the ranks and learning to make a niche in the specialized transportation sector. Logistics and Transportation are his passion and he is always looking for innovative ways to enhance the products and services offered by Silver Creek.

Not only has Jason spent many years in the transportation industry, but he has also helped to develop new leaders for the next generation. Speaking, teaching and investing in the lives of young people to help them achieve success is a top priority for Jason. He believes in the core values of hard work, integrity, treating others well and doing the right thing. He has partnered with the best people in the industry to grow Silver Creek to a respected carrier of specialized products and equipment.Jason has 3 sons Zachary, Zane and Zebb. In his spare time Jason enjoys spending time with his family restoring old trucks and tractors.

The “Z” Boys

Zach, Zane and ZebbZach, Zane, and Zebb Cowan ā€“ Growing up in a trucking family the ā€œZā€ boys got their share of washing, cleaning, greasing and just doing day to day operations.

Zach works with Silver Creek part-time and also sells fasteners and supplies to industry with a local company.

 

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Zane is in college working toward a degree in industrial maintenance.

Zebb is our go to guy for whatever we need done around the shop. He enjoys getting tractors and trucks ready for truck shows, parades and tractor drives. Zebb won a top award for mechanical restoration at the Kentucky State Fair in 2015 with his 1947 John Deere M. It was a tractor restoration project to honor his Grandmother who successfully battled breast cancer.

 

Business Manager

Heather - Business ManagerHeather Abner manages all the day to day office needs. She has been key in implementing programs and business plans to help Silver Creek grow into Silver Creek Transportation and Silver Creek Equipment. Heather excels in customer service and strives to keep everything in order. She helps fulfill the mission of Silver Creek by providing excellence, integrity and placing people first. She loves to shop, travel and spend time with friends. Heather is married to Ray and they have 4 children Tyler, Lily, Aaron and Adriana.

Silver Creek in the Community

FFA-LS-Tractor_smlWe have never forgotten our roots as an agricultural transporter of grains, fertilizer and farm supplies. The land and farming is in our heritage and our blood.

 

 

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We proudly support the area 4-H and FFA programs and strive to help build the agriculture community for a better tomorrow. Silver Creek funds the Cowan Family Scholarship for graduating high school seniors that have shown excellence in agriculture.