Expedite Expo scheduled for late July

| 4/28/2010

The 10th annual Expedite Expo is planned for July 23-24, 2010. The event will be held at the Roberts Convention Centre in Wilmington, OH.

The event features a number of driver workshops. Here’s the schedule:

Friday, July 23, 2010
10 a.m. Where´s the Freight? A Detailed Look at the Numbers
Stu Sutton, president, GPSNet Technologies Inc.
Franklin Room 1

11 a.m. Expedite Trucking 101 – The Essentials to Starting and Succeeding in 2010
John Mueller, safety director, Premium Transportation Logistics LLC
Franklin Room 2

1 p.m. The Road Map to Buying and Financing Your Truck
John Lalonde, truck specialist, Fyda Freightliner
Franklin Room 1

2 p.m. Keys to Successful Business Operations
Dave Corfman, fleet owner
Franklin Room 2

3 p.m. Extending the Life of Your Truck – A Fresh Look at Maintenance
Heath Wood, sales and finance manager, Middle Georgia Freightliner-Isuzu
Franklin Room 1

Saturday, July 24, 2010
11 a.m. Networking & Roundtable Discussion – Expediting in the New Economy
Host: Linda Caffee, ExpeditersOnline.com forum moderator
Franklin Room 2

1 p.m. Smart Economics: Idle-Reduction Tips, Tools & Facts
Ray Lawrence, president, Espar of Michigan Inc.
Franklin Room 1

2 p.m. Is It Time to Consider Your Own Operating Authority?
John Mueller, safety director, Premium Transportation Logistics LLC
Franklin Room 2

More show events
The show also offers entertainment for the whole family. For the third year in a row the troupe from the Amazing Portable Circus will be on hand to offer super skills and mind-blowing tricks. This year APC will feature Chris the Amazing Magician, A Living Elvis Statue, Fire Juggler, Stilt Walker and Eric the Caricature Artist.

Radio personality Dave Nemo will be broadcasting live from the Expedite Expo 2010 on The Open Road Channel 171 which is heard on XM Satellite Radio.

Live music will be provided by Pure Grain and the Radio Ramblers, who will perform on the new entertainment stage.

As with everything at Expedite Expo 2010 – including the parking – it’s free.

For more information and to register, visit www.ExpediteExpo.com or call 859-746-2046.