Abbotsford, B.C. – More than 10,300 trucking industry professional got together in British Columbia this weekend for Truxpo.
“This year’s show was an unquestionable success,” said Mark Cusack, National Show Manager. “Traffic was steady throughout the two-day event and attendance surpassed our expectations. Exhibitor feedback about the quantity and quality of visitors has been overwhelmingly positive. And we were thrilled that members of the Indo-Canadian community came out in especially high numbers in support of their industry.”
Exhibitors and visitors alike enjoyed themselves and even sold thousands of dollars in equipment.
According to show organizers there were many features that helped boost the show’s attendance this year, including to the BCTA Sector Update Conference that preceded the show, celebrity keynote speaker, Michael “Pinball” Clemons and a well-organized show and shine.
Organizers also gave a nod to the BCTA, the presenting partner of the show.
“BCTA has always been proud of our affiliation with TRUXPO, but the 2014 show amply demonstrated that partnering with Master Promotions Ltd. was a wise choice,” said Louise Yako, President & CEO, BCTA. “The additional events and promotional activities provided great value to the show’s exhibitors and visitors alike. It was energizing to be at TRUXPO to see so many industry people enjoying the show, being exposed to and learning about new technologies, equipment and opportunities, as well as having the chance to re-connect with old friends and make new acquaintances. Participation in the show demonstrated the strength of the industry and the fact that the future is very bright.”
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