Great West Truck Show features seminars

The Great West Truck Show will feature a broad range of educational seminars and panels June 9-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Included will be sessions on Compliance, Safety, Accountability; hours of service; and how to pass a U.S. Department of Transportation audit. Partnering on the presentations will be representatives from the California Trucking Association.

Overdrive will host a free two-hour Partners in Business program presented by Kevin Rutherford June 10. Rutherford, an accountant, small-fleet owner and satellite radio host, will discuss how to increase revenue and reduce costs. He will be joined by a representative from financial service provider ATBS. The show begins at 2 p.m.

Attendees will receive refreshments and a copy of the 2011-2012 Overdrive Partners in Business manual for owner-operators.

Also on hand will be Custom Rigs’ Pride & Polish truck beauty show, part of the National Championship Series.

Free Class 8 truck parking will be available across the street from the convention center. For more information visit

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