Thought Leaders & Presenters

2017 Thought Leaders | Presenters



Thom Albrecht
President
Sword and Sea Transportation Advisors


William Doyle
Commissioner
U.S. Federal Maritime Commission


Mike Jeffress
VP of Maintenance
Maverick Transportation


Sandeep Kar
Global Vice President
Frost & Sullivan, Inc.


Chris Kemmer
Consultant
CK Marketing & Communications


Brad Myers
Vice President & COO
Amsted Rail


Mike Kelley
VP - External Affairs
YRC Worldwide


Patrick Ottensmeyer
President & CEO
Kansas City Southern


Annette Sandberg
CEO
TranSafe Consultation, LLC


Tom Sanderson
CEO
Transplace


Paul Titterton
Senior VP & COO
GATX Corporation


Kyle Treadway
Dealer Principal
Kenworth Sales Company, Inc.


Angela Caddell
VP, Industrial Products
BNSF Railway


Noel Hacegaba
Managing Director
Port of Long Beach


Tom Jackson
VP of Marketing
The Greenbriar Companies


John Larkin
Managing Director
Stifel Financial Corp.


James Santy
VP of Network Sales
C.H. Robinson


Jeff Tucker
CEO
Tucker Company Worldwide


Susan Cox
Rail Services Manager
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company


Brad Hildebrand
Global Mode Lead – Rail/Barge
Cargill Transportation & Logistics


Meredith Neizer
VP, Transportation Operations
ARMADA


Dan Penovich
President
Mitsui Rail Capital


Bob Pickel
Senior VP for Marketing & Sales
National Steel Car


Greg Eddy
President & CEO
Venture Logistics


Steve Clough
President
Arrow Truck Sales


Mike Swiderski
President
Consolidated Metco


Avery Vise
Principal
TransAdvise


David Yeager
Chairman & CEO
Hub Group


Rob Hart
President
Rob Hart Transportation Funding, LLC


Dick Craig
President & CEO
MOL (America) Inc.


Tim Farney
VP Global Sales & Product Strategy
DANA Holding Corporation


Paul Forward
Managing Director
Jefferies, LLC


David Horwitz
VP & Executive Director of Fleet Portfolio Management
GATX Corporation


Kristine Kubacki
Senior Research Analyst
Avondale Partners, LLC



Darren Hawkins
President
YRC Freight


Todd Tranausky
Editor, US Transportation
Argus


Dean Piacente
VP - Intermodal
CSX Transportation


Karyn Booth
Partner, Leader of Transportation
Thompson Hine


Jonathan Gold
VP,Supply Chain & Customs Policy
National Retail Federation


Mark Avsec
Partner
Benesch


Mark Walker
Investor, Strategy Officer
EKA Solutions


JJ Singh
Founder, Investor, & CEO
EKA Solutions


Steve Volkmann
Managing Director
Jeffries, LLC


Steve Soshihara
CEO
Princeton Consultants


Greg Feary
Managing Partner
Scopeltis


Brooks Bentz
President
Transplace


Kate Betsworth
VP, National Customer Service Center
Union Pacific


Jim Briles
CEO
American Global Logistics


Jeff Champa
VP of Product Management
Company


Sebastian de Meel
Principal - Advisory
PWC


Andrew Fox
Managing Director
Anacostia Rail Holdings


Craig Fuller
CEO
Transvix


Dan Jawoski
Senior VP of Sales & Marketing
A&R Logistics


Aaron Johnson
President & CEO
Kinetrex


Dave Manning
President
TCW (Drayman)


Dan Maraini
Director, Condition Monitoring, IONX
Amsted


Michael McClellan
VP of Industrial Products
Norfolk Southern


Tim Minnich
President
Princeton TMX


John O'Bryan
Chief Commercial Officer
ARI


Greg Ritter
Chief Customer Officer
XPO


Dave Ross
Research Managing Director
Stifel


Jeff Sass
Senior VP, North American Truck Sales & Marketing
Navistar


Jason Beardall
President
England Logistics


Elaine Nessle
Executive Director
Coalition for America’s Gateways and Trade Corridors


Bill Wittee
Economy Expert
FTR


Dick Kloster
Railcar Expert
FTR


Don Ake
VP, Commercial Vehicles
FTR


Jon Starks
Chief Operating Officer
FTR


Larry Gross
Intermodal & Rail Expert
FTR


Noël Perry
Truck & Transportation Expert
FTR


Clay Slaughter
Senior Analysts & General Council
FTR


Eric Starks
CEO, CV Equipment Expert
FTR