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Expedite Expo 2017 on calendar for July 14-15


Launched in 2001, Expedite Expo is a trade event focused exclusively on the expedited trucking industry. This year’s expo will be held on July 14 and 15 at the Lexington Center in Lexington, Ky.

Show producers are planning a Casino Night, sponsored by CIS, where attendees can try their hand at blackjack, roulette, craps and Texas hold ’em, and it’s all on the house. The annual drivers’ BBQ is scheduled July 15, which features a whole hog roast and is free to all attendees.

The show also features a number of workshops that focus on expedite driving. Here’s a sampling of the 14 workshops being presented by industry experts at the Expo:

ABCs of Expedite Driving, Parts 1 and 2
Speakers: John Mueller, The Transportation Station; Tom & Tina Evans, Load 1; Ed Estes, Bolt Express

Three Steps to Buying and Financing Your Straight Truck, Tractor and Cargo Van
Speaker: John Lalonde, Fyda Freightliner Columbus (Ohio)
How do you spec a truck that best suits your expedite operation and budget? What are the financing options available to you?

Seven Guaranteed Ways to Make More Money in Expediting
Speakers: Stephen Halsted, V3; Mike Johnson, Load 1
Learn some of the tactics that drivers can do to make more money on the road.

For more information and to register for free to Expedite Expo 2017, visit ExpediteExpo.com or call 859-746-2046.