|The NCLTL Fall Meeting
The NC Center for Global Logistics Conference Center
Donald W. Cameron Campus, GTCC, Colfax, NC
November 6, 2014
A transportation panel for this meeting has been formed to address an important issue that is facing the transportation industry. The issue is Driver Shortage. The members of this panel will be discussing many factors that are affecting this important topic and how everyone plays an important role in finding solutions to keep Drivers on the Road. The members of the panel will be:
||Karl Robinson - President, R&R Transportation
Scott Hoffmann - General Manager, CH Robinson
Britt Colley - President, Epes Transport System, Inc.
Dennis Dellinger - President, Cargo Transporters
Kevin Atenhan - VP Sales, P&S Transportation
Ellis Brotherton, President at Tradewinds International Consulting will be the Moderator. If you have any questions you would like the panel to address please email Ellis Brotherton.
Each year the League's Scholarship Committee picks 2 students that are working on Transportation / Logistics degree's and at the Fall meeting presents them with $1,500.00 scholarship awards. See the article below for more.
Cost for meeting is $50.00 for members and $60.00 for non-members. Also vendor display tables will be available for $50.00.
Register for the Fall Meeting
||09:00 am - 10:30 am - League Board Meeting
Board Members and Invited Guests only
10:30 am - 11:30 am - Social Hour
11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Lunch
12:30 pm - 12:45 pm - League Update
12:45 pm - 02:00 pm - Transportation Panel Discussion
02:00 pm - 02:20 pm - Presentation of Transportation Scholarships
02:30 pm - 03:30 pm - Tour of the NC Center for Global Logistics
2014 William Vaughn NCLTL
Lifetime Achievement Scholarship
NCLTL is pleased to offer the William Vaughn Lifetime Achievement Scholarship, to be awarded to an upperclassman pursuing a career in Logistics for the 2014 - 2015 academic year. This one-year award will be presented November 6, 2014 at the NCLTL’s Fall conference in Greensboro, NC for the academic year starting in August 2014 and is designated for tuition only. Application materials can be obtained from your local North Carolina higher education Scholarship office.
- be a full-time student with at least a junior standing and have completed at least 60 credits at the beginning of the upcoming academic year.
- be enrolled in an accredited North Carolina college or university offering a retail-oriented curriculum.
- be enrolled in your college or university's Transportation or Logistics program.
- have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent if college or university uses a different scale.
- write a 500-1000 word essay on the selected topic.
Application is open to second semester sophomores who will be in the Transportation or Logistics program at their university in the Fall of 2014, conditional upon meeting all the above eligibility requirements.
Selected Topic: Using an actual company or companies as the basis of your paper: With the driver shortage affecting all modes of transportation, what is/are the most innovative ways companies are using to get products to market?
BB&T Capital Markets
Chief of Relationship Development TranzAct
President & CEO of
South Carolina Ports Authority
Barry S. Nathanson
Frank B. "Bo" Edwards III
Trucking Management & Sales
K&R Sales, Inc.
Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP
Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP
Stephen A. Crompton
Servantage Dixie Sales
James W. Bryan
Nexsen Pruet, PLLC
Robin A. Pfefferkorn
People's United Equip
Bill H. Teague
Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients
Annual Fall Meeting & Luncheon
||NC Center for Global Logistics Conference Center
|November 6, 2014
|NCLTL Annual Winter Meeting and Luncheon
||Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown, Raleigh, NC
||February 5, 2015
|NCLTL Annual Spring Meeting & Luncheon
||Speedway Club, Concord NC
||March 26th 2015
|NCLTL 84th Annual conference
||Hilton Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach, SC
||June 25 - 27, 2015
|Fourth Annual NCLTL Scholarship/Charity Golf Outing
||Rock Barn Golf & Spa Resort, Rock Barn, NC