2017 Annual Membership Meeting and Leadership Conference
Since 1937, the Arizona Trucking Association (ATA) has been committed to fostering a healthy and robust trucking industry for carriers of all shapes and sizes. This year, ATA celebrates its 80th Anniversary and we hope you will join us for the celebration at our Annual Meeting and Leadership Conference.
This year’s event will be held at the:
Sedona Hilton Resort at Bell Rock
90 Ridge Trail Dr.
Sedona, AZ 86354
September 28-30, 2017
Conference Registration Forms Now Available
This year’s conference will be at the majestic Hilton Sedona Resort at Bell Rock. Use the following information to reserve your room:
Group name: AZ Trucking Association
Room range $244 to $274 per night.
(Additional $12 resort service fee charge per day)
Hotel registration deadline has been extended to August 29, 2017. Space is limited so reserve your room today.
Schedule of Events
- Keynote Speaker: Sammy Davis, Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
- Introduction of Sponsors
- Annual Membership Meeting
- Fleet Safety Awards
Opening Reception (5:00 – 6:30 pm)
Friday, September 29
Signature Safety Breakfast
- Speaker: Jack Van Steenburg, FMCSA
- Presentation of DPS Outstanding Commercial Officer Award
ATA Business Session, Part 1
- Trucking & the Economy: 2017 Economic Update
Speaker: Bob Costello, VP American Trucking Associations
- How to Create an Intelligent Driver Retention System
Speaker: Norris L. Beren
ATA Leadership Conference Golf Tournament
Reception, Golf Awards, Silent & Live Auction (6:30 pm)
Saturday, September 30
ATA Business Session, Part 2
- Update from the American Trucking Associations
Speaker: Kevin Burch, Chairman – American Trucking Associations (Invited)
- Hire A Vet
Speaker: Arizona Department of Economic Security
- Arizona Drug Interdiction and Border Task Force Presentation
Speaker: Arizona Department of Public Safety
- Trucker’s ‘Tell it like it is’ Panel
Closing Reception and Dinner (6:00 pm)
Celebrating 80 years of leadership in trucking
Speakers and Special Guests
Keynote Speaker: Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. Sammy L. Davis (Ret.)
ATA is proud to announce that Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Sammy L. Davis will present the Keynote address during ATA’s Annual Membership Meeting on Thursday, September 28, 2017.
Please note that ATA’s Membership meeting is open to all members of the association. If you are attending the membership meeting and not registering for the full conference, please email firstname.lastname@example.org so we can have an accurate headcount.
Become a Sponsor
The Arizona Trucking Association’s Annual Meeting and Leadership Conference is ATA’s premier event of the year, bringing suppliers, owners, executives, managers, and industry experts together for three days of networking, education, and relaxation. As a sponsor, you will receive marketing access to our more than 300 member companies, countless employees, and help the ATA produce another world-class event.
Being a sponsor is a great way to promote your business and show support for the Arizona trucking industry. We offer a range of competitive sponsorship opportunities for every size and budget. Sponsors receive continuous recognition on ATA’s website and at multiple ATA events, in conference materials and programs, and in several different ways throughout the year. Additionally, all sponsors qualify for a 10% discount on advertising in our annual yearbook.
If you are interested in sponsoring the Arizona Trucking Association’s Annual Meeting and Leadership Conference, please review, fill out and return the sponsorship form located in the sponsorship packet. Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at 602-850-6000.
2017 Conference Sponsors
Freightliner of Arizona
Great West Casualty Co., Inc.
Vanguard Truck Center of Phoenix
HELP Inc. – Provider of PrePass
Inland Kenworth, Inc.
Southwest Truck Driver Training, Inc
Golf Tournament Sponsor
Transtar Insurance Brokers, Inc.
J.J. Keller & Associates, Inc.
Rush Truck Centers
Systems Services of America
Transtar Insurance Brokers, Inc.
Utility Trailer Sales Company of Arizona
ATA Printing Co-Op
CDTA Your National Compliance Solution
Empire Truck & Trailer
Fisher Sand & Gravel
Great American Insurance Group
Hub Int’l Transportation Insurance Svcs, Inc.
J & L Transportation, Inc.
LeBaron & Carroll LLC
NTSG a division of Heffernan Insurance Brokers
Shamrock Foods Co.
Thermo King West, Inc
Western Refining Wholesale, Inc.
Western Transport Logistics
Ace Mobile Wash
Central Arizona Freight, Inc.
Duncan & Son Lines, Inc.
IAT Insurance Group – Wilshire Insurance Co.
Stewart Transport, Inc.
Wells Fargo Equipment Finance, Inc.
Good’s Insurance Agency, Inc. SW Division
Michael Most Trucking Inc.
Barnett’s Towing, LLC
Baumann,Doyle, Paytas & Bernstein PLLC
Beach Publishing Svcs
Capitol Insurance Brokers
Dorman HD Solutions
Freeport Transportation, Inc.
International Excess Program Managers
MBI Occupational Health
Michelin North America
Precision Heavy Haul, Inc.
Pressure Systems International
Redburn Tire Co.
Roehl Transport, Inc.
Sunstate Equipment Co.