TCA to host inaugural Truckload Live Summit


On-site, immersive event to be held in Chattanooga in December and will focus on carrier operations, profitability

Alexandria, Virginia:

The Truckload Carriers Association will host its inaugural Truckload Live Summit – one which focuses on carrier operations, performance, and profitability – December 4 and 5 — in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Join the experts from the TCA Profitability Program (TPP) for an immersive event taking an in-depth look at the cutting-edge strategies carriers are utilizing to navigate today’s freight market.

Registration is complimentary for current TCA Profitability Program (TPP) Best Practice Group participants and inGauge platform users. TCA members and nonmembers alike are encouraged to attend regardless of if they’re an active TPP participant. Registration rate is $499 for TCA members and $599 for TCA nonmembers.

The event will focus on:

  • Market conditions affecting today’s truckload industry;
  • Key business metrics and how they can be applied to management techniques;
  • The 12 steps to becoming a preferred shipper;
  • Optimizing communications with drivers to keep them engaged and informed;
  • “Right-sizing” in a challenging market;
  • Back office automation; and
  • Benchmarking and utilization of data.

The event will conclude with an open forum giving attendees the opportunity to collaborate and ask questions.

“The Truckload Live Summit will allow carriers in attendance to share pain points and explore solutions that utilize powerful data and management strategies. This program provides exceptional value to our members and gives those who may not be familiar with our TPP program insight into its power to transform the way they operate in their business” remarks John Lyboldt, TCA President.

The Summit is make possible thanks to the sponsorship of Lean Staffing whose primary focus is as a nearshore service provider for carriers, third party logistics and forwarders. In addition to the exclusive sponsorship of this event, Lean Staffing/Lean Tech will also be sponsoring an upcoming TPP webinar in early 2020, and a commitment to sponsor TPP Best Practice Group Meeting dinners during 2020.

To view an agenda, to register, or for more information about the Summit, visit