Decades Of Quality Service

Southern Wrecker & Recovery has been serving the greater Northeast Florida area for over 20 years. Thanks to a winning combination of time-tested expertise, state-of-the-art equipment, and a good old-fashioned approach to customer care, we boast a reputation as one of the finest towing services in the southeastern United States. Our team of drivers, dispatchers and other staffers will meet and exceed your every expectation.

About Our Team


Greg Gaylord is the President of Southern Wrecker & Recovery and Southern Fleet Services of North Florida. With over thirty years of experience in the transportation industry, Greg has become an instrumental member of the towing community. He participates in towing legislation at Tallahassee, the state capital of Florida. Greg is also a Silver Member of the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum. In 2011, Greg became a Founding Member of the Sunshine State Towing Association.

Greg has received numerous awards from the towing and transportation industry and holds several certifications including Wreckmaster 6/7A, Professional Wrecker Operators of Florida (PWOF) levels A, B, C, D and TRAA level III. His dedication and commitment to the Jacksonville community and safety of the motoring public remain his top priorities. Greg’s commitment to the industry can be seen through his elite operators, dispatchers, and equipment.

  • 25+ Years’ Experience
  • Light, Medium, Heavy Incident Management
  • PWOF A, B, C,D Certified Operator
  • TRAA Level 3 Certified
  • Wreckmaster 6/7A Certified
  • Aircushion Recovery Specialist
  • Miller Industries Rotator Operator Certifications
  • HazMat Certification
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Diver Certification
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