About Dale

Meet Dale


Dale grew up on a family farm in Henry County, graduated from the County’s public schools and attended Georgia Southwestern University. He has created two successful businesses and raised a family here.

He is the former owner of Rover, Inc., a customer-friendly recycling and sanitation firm focused on the people of Henry County. Today he runs Expo-Link Cargo, a firm he started in 1999 specializing in trade show exhibits for the logistics industry. Dale is a long-time member of the Henry County Chamber of Commerce.

Conservative Leadership – Not RhetoricDale Rutledge is a conservative Republican who will vote and act like he talks: he’s committed to reducing government, cutting spending and lowering taxes. He is pro-life, pro-family and pro-taxpayer.Dale doesn’t believe our politicians should be living off the taxpayer though. He’s a self-made, successful, small businessman who believes government should get out of the way so that businesses can grow again. Dale and his wife Kathy, have two daughters, Caroline and Morgan. The Rutledge’s belong to McDonough Presbyterian Church where Dale has served as an Elder and Deacon.
Successful Small BusinessmanDale is the owner of Expo-Link Cargo, a firm specializing in trade show exhibits and marketing for the logistics industry.

Dale started a second company, Rover, Inc., a sanitation and recycling firm, here in Henry County in 2002. Dale grew the firm to more than 8,000 private customers, selling the firm a year ago.

As a small businessman who has run two successful businesses, Dale has the personal experience and conservative principles we need in our Representative.