28th Annual NTDA Convetion Event Guide – All Pages (14 mgs)

NTDA Convention Event Guide Addendum

Please see important changes below regarding the NTDA Convention schedule.

We regret that Donald Cooper is unable to speak due to a medical emergency. We have two fantastic speakers to handle the Succession Planning & Exit Strategies Bonus Session and the Winning the Talent Wars Concurrent Session as outlined below.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 3, 2018 

BONUS SESSIONS 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.–3:15 p.m.

Succession Planning & Exit Strategies
Broadmoor Hall E
Presented by: Suzie Eyrich, CFP, Senior Wealth Planner with BMO Private Bank

Suzie Eyrich has focused her practice on helping business owners and families develop a roadmap for transitioning their business, retiring securely and solving for their personal financial goals. Suzie joined BMO Private Bank in 2016 and has over 13 years of experience in the financial services industry.

THURSDAY, OCT. 4, 2018


Industry Keynote Presentation: State of the Canadian Trailer Industry & Regulatory Update
9:20 a.m.–9:45 a.m., Broadmoor Hall B
Stephen Laskowski has a scheduling conflict on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018. Geoff Wood, Vice President, Operations and Safety at Ontario Trucking Association & Canadian Trucking Alliance in Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada will present the State of the Canadian Trailer Industry & Regulatory Update.


Winning the Talent Wars
Broadmoor Hall E
This will be presented as a 90-minute session from 2:15 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Presented by: Bob Vásquez, Retired United States Air Force Chief Master Sergeant and Adjunct Professor at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs’ Business School

Bob Vásquez is a retired United States Air Force Chief Master Sergeant who teaches character and leadership at the USAF Academy. Vásquez developed the basic character development course for freshmen cadets at the Air Force Academy and has played an important part in developing or delivering all the courses the Air Force Academy’s Center for Character and Leadership Development offers. Vásquez is an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs’ Business School.

Vásquez is the author of HEIPOWER! Eight Basic Habits of Exceptionally Powerful Lieutenants!, So Ya Wanna Be THE Chief?!, S.S.G.T., What I Learned From Dad Made Me A Better Man, and The College Freshman Beyond Survival Guide.


Walther Engineering and Manufacturing Company, Inc. — #121

Walther Engineering and Manufacturing Company, Inc. is a U.S.-based producer of wheel-end and brake equipment for commercial trucks and trailers with a focus on reducing total cost of ownership. Products include: Dura-Light Hub and Rotors for air disc brakes, Dura-Light Hubs, corrosion-resistant ABS rotors, Easy-Roll Hubs, Easy-Roll Brake Drums, Dura-Force Hydraulic Disc Brake System.

Wolf Pack Marketing LLC — Table #14

Wolf Pack Marketing, LLC is a Southeastern, MI-based agency specializing in helping small- to medium-sized businesses with their marketing, advertising, graphic design and Web-related needs. Whether your company needs us to design a logo, a one-page flyer, create a 200-page online product catalog with embedded videos and links, design a trade show banner stand and backdrop, or help you finally get that Web site up and running that you’ve been dreaming about, contact Wolf Pack Marketing, LLC today to take your great ideas and make them a reality. Make your marketing work for you and your business! Find out more at www.wolfpack-mktg.com.