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About Us

Who We Are

A-1 Little John, Inc. has been serving the greater North Texas and Southern Oklahoma areas for the past 24 years. Jim and Shellee Copeland purchased it in October of 1998 as a small operation, which has grown exponentially ever since. We currently have a fleet of 15+ medium duty service trucks and 20+ employees, and have consistent provided quality service throughout our entire tenure. We are able to handle any and all liquid sanitation needs within a 70-mile radius of Sherman, Texas. Our customers are our number one priority and we treat every request with urgency. We have management in place to handle jobs of every size. Please give us a call and allow us to earn your business today!

Our Leadership

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What You Can Expect

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25+ Years in Business

With over two decades of experience, you can count on us to provide the right solution for all of your needs.

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Fast Delivery

We offer same-day or next-day delivery for all of our portable rental products.

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Emergency Services

Caught in a bind? Our emergency response will have you covered so you never miss a beat.

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Disaster Relief

When the unexpected happens, we offer peace of mind so you can focus on the decisions that matter.

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Quality Customer Service

We pride ourselves in providing every one of our customers with premier service and care.

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Online Ordering

Skip the phone and reach us online with our easy-to-use contact form for products and pricing.

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Jim Copeland, CEO

About our CEO

Jim lives west of Pottsboro with his wife of 31 years, Shellee, and their four children. Their oldest son Clay is a graduate of Texas A&M-Commerce University and works as Operations Manager for A-1 Little John, Inc. Their middle son, Cody, is a Graduate of Texas Tech University and is the Sales Manager for A-1 Little John, Inc. They also have twins, Cole and Emma, that have recently graduated high school and are furthering their education at Oklahoma State University. 

Jim graduated from East Texas State University in 1993 with an Agri-Business Degree. He worked five years for El Dorado Chemical Company managing fertilizing distribution plants, which gave him the unique opportunity of traveling all over Texas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. In 1998 Jim and Shellee purchased A-1 Little John, Inc., which they have successfully owned for 25 years. Jim is an active leader in the community and has served on many local community boards. Jim has served as a director of Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative since 2014. He currently serves as President of the Texoma Exposition Livestock Show, and served six years as President of the Pottsboro School Board. Jim enjoys spending time with his family and close friends, and his hobbies include raising show animals, ranching, hunting, golfing, and enjoying the outdoors. 

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