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NMTA Top Expo Conference

May 11 - 12, 2018 Atlanta

WHAT IS THE TOP EXPO CONFERENCE?

The largest gathering of minority trucking and logistics professionals in the U.S.

National Minority Trucking Association (NMTA) proudly presents the Fourth Annual Truckers’ Opportunity Expo (TOP Expo Conference). This expo has been designed to connect you to the nation’s best and brightest industry professionals, cutting edge, technology, and amazing business opportunities for one weekend only. The Top Expo Conference has three dynamic parts, the Top Women In Logistics Empowerment Conference and Top Networking Event on May 11th and the Top Opportunity Expo and Engaging workshops on May 12th. Don’t miss these amazing events!

Join us at the Top Women In Logistics Conference

Anchored by this year’s dynamic keynote speaker Dr. Veronica Hawkins, this event is committed to empowering women in the transportation and logistics industry.  This conference will feature an all-star cast of speakers and panelists who will share their success stories and strategies used to overcome some of the challenges women face in this industry. This event is not just about voicing the concerns of women in logistics, but more importantly, it’s about changing the world!

Who's Speaking?

Michael Usiak
Michael Usiak
Health and Wellness Workshop - Speaker | Juice Plus
Michael Usiak is a strength and conditioning specialist with over twenty years of experience. He graduated form Buffalo State ...
Susan Saccardo
Susan Saccardo
Health and Wellness Workshop - Speaker | Juice Plus
Sue Saccardo is a certified athletic trainer, personal trainer, and holistic health coach. She has a BS in Sports Medicine ...
Latonya Gates
Latonya Gates
Top Women In Logistics - Panelist
Latonya Gates has over 20 years’ experience as Transportation/Logistics & Building Construction business owner. ...
Lilia Chavez
Lilia Chavez
Soluciones Clave Para Crecer Con Éxito Su Negocio de Camiones Workshop - Panelist
Lilia Chavez was born and raised in Southern California to parents that immigrated from Mexico. Over the past 20 years she has ...
Maria “Mayte” Peck
Maria “Mayte” Peck
Soluciones Clave Para Crecer Con Éxito Su Negocio de Camiones Workshop - Panelist
Maria Peck was born in New York City and raised in Peru. Her 15-plus years of sales and marketing experience comes from a ...
Alvaro Quevedo
Alvaro Quevedo
Soluciones Clave Para Crecer Con Éxito Su Negocio de Camiones Workshop - Panelist
Sales Professional with background in downstream retail operations focused on commerce of medium & heavy duty trucks and ...
Angelique Pierce
Angelique Pierce
Top Women In Logistics - Panelist
Angelique Pierce has over 16 years of experience in business strategy, pricing, project management, advertising sales, ...
Kevin Reid
Kevin Reid
How To Secure Government & Corporate Contracts Workshop - Speaker
Kevin is a native of Tampa, Florida and has worked in the transportation industry for over 20 years. He served as CEO of an ...
Nickie Pointer
Nickie Pointer
Top Women In Logistics - Panelist
After studying Business Management in college,  Nickie started working in the hospitality and hotel industry as a sales ...
Scott Luton
Scott Luton
Supply Chain Certifications Workshop - Speaker
Scott Luton serves as Managing Partner for TalentStream, a recruiting & staffing firm focused on the Engineering, ...
Steve Rhodes
Steve Rhodes
Health and Wellness Workshop - Speaker
Steve Rhodes is Senior Vice President of Sales for N3Sleep consulting division of DreamSleep. He graduated from the University ...
Reginald Williams
Reginald Williams
How To Secure Government & Corporate Contracts Workshop - Speaker
Widely recognized as a subject matter expert . . . you have either seen or heard of Reggie Williams if you’re involved in the ...
Dr. Veronica Hawkins
Dr. Veronica Hawkins
Top Women In Logistics - Keynote Speaker
Dr. Veronica Hawkins is a three-time graduate of The Pennsylvania State University; yet was told she was not college material. ...
Christine Noel
Christine Noel
Top Women In Logistics - Panelist
Christine has worked as a full-time public servant for the past 20 years, fighting to give a voice a to the disadvantaged and ...

Expo Schedule

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Registration1:30pm - 2:00pmCobb Galleria Centre
2Top Women In Logistics ConferenceDr. Veronica Hawkins , Christine Noel , Angelique Pierce , Nickie Pointer 2:00pm - 5:00pmCobb Galleria Centre
3Top Networking Event5:00pm - 9:00pmCobb Galleria Centre
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1Registration7:30am - 8:00amCobb Galleria Centre
2Expo Hall Doors Open 8:00am Cobb Galleria Centre - Expo Hall D
3APICS Supply Chain Certifications WorkshopScott Luton 9:00am - 10:00amCobb Galleria Centre - Room 103
4Soluciones Clave Para Crecer Con Éxito Su Negocio de Camiones Workshop (in spanish)Maria “Mayte” Peck , Alvaro Quevedo , Albert Sorto 10:30am - 11:30amCobb Galleria Centre - Room 101
5Health and Wellness WorkshopMichael Usiak , Susan Saccardo , Steve Rhodes 10:30am - 11:30amCobb Galleria Centre - Room 103
6General Session & How to Secure Government & Corporate Contracts WorkshopKevin Reid , Reginald Williams 1:30pm - 3:00pmCobb Galleria Centre - Expo Hall D
7Expo Hall Doors Close4:00pm

Travel Information

Transport

Cobb Link Public Bus Service
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) Public Rail Serivce

Venue

Cobb Galleria Centre
2 Galleria Pkwy SE
Atlanta, GA 30339

Don't Miss Top Expo 2018!

What Can You Expect?

Education

Learn how to supercharge your business with amazing workshops on finding new opportunities, finance, leadership, and government contracts.

Industry Leaders

The Industry is always changing, learn how to stay ahead of your competition by getting key insights from industry leaders.

Deals / Opportunities

The industries biggest names are here as sponsors, exhibitors, and attendees. Make your biggest deal of 2018 with companies looking to grow their business.

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Premium Early Bird
  • Access to Top Expo
  • Access to Women In Logistics
  • Access to Top Expo Networking Event
  • One on One Meet & Greet with Key Note Speakers
  • Top Expo T-Shirt
  • 1 Year NMTA membership
$35
Premium
  • Access to Top Expo
  • Access to Women In Logistics
  • Access to Top Expo Networking Event
  • Top Expo T-Shirt
  • 30 Day Free Trial of NMTA's Online Business Growth Platform (Launching May 1)

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