SALT LAKE CITY, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- England Logistics, the nation's 11th largest non-asset based transportation provider, will host its 6th annual freight agent conference March 17-19, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The agent conference provides operational and technological workshops presented by trade experts to help agents grow their business portfolio.
Notable presenters include keynote speaker John Heeney, Principal, Echelon Management, Nancy O'Liddy, Director of Policy at the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA), England Logistics President Josh England and Wayne Cederholm, Chief Operating Officer of C. R. England Global Transportation.
Conference topics include industry updates, sales prospect training, agent health care benefits, services available through England Carrier Services, England's own "Agent Boot Camp" and new technology tools allowing participating agents to network on tough to cover freight.
"The freight agent conference has always been an exciting forum to bring together our nationwide agent network," said Joe Stevens, England Logistics Director National Sales. "Agents have an opportunity to enjoy the company of their fellow agents, share best practices, and receive tips on how to weather current economic volatility and industry challenges."
The conference will be held at Iberville Suites in New Orleans, located at 910 Iberville Street. Freight agents in the New Orleans area interested in attending must RSVP by calling 877-843-6198.
About England Logistics' Agent Program
The England Logistics agent program is comprised of authorized full truckload (FTL) and less-than-truckload (LTL) freight agents operating out of their home or office. These Authorized Agents are proven entrepreneurs and sales professionals with an established knowledge of third party logistics (3PL) and freight brokerage procedures. The England Logistics agent program offers agents a chance to join a financially stable freight brokerage company that dedicates resources committed to helping their agents grow. Visit http://www.englandlogistics.com/tl/agent or call 877-743-6198 to learn about the freight agent conference or to join our team.
About England Logistics, Inc.
A wholly owned subsidiary of global transportation leader C.R. England Inc., England Logistics is the 11th largest non-asset based transportation provider in the nation. England Logistics offers a vast portfolio of services ranging from full truckload sourcing, dry and temperature-controlled LTL and parcel, special projects engineering, global sourcing, and complete supply chain engineering. For more information visit http://www.englandlogistics.com.
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