As the founder and Managing Director of Dieselmatic, a marketing agency for commercial truck repair shops, I am thrilled to announce that I will be presenting at the first-ever Diesel Connect event on June 8th and 9th, 2023. And let's be honest, who wouldn't be thrilled to spend two days discussing diesel trucks and heavy-duty repairs? It's like going to a networking event with your therapist, but with more grease and less talking about your feelings.
The Impressive Lineup of Speakers at Diesel Connect 2023
Diesel Connect 2023 is not just any ordinary conference, it's an event that you won't want to miss. The lineup of speakers at this year's event is truly impressive, featuring industry leaders from a variety of backgrounds and perspectives. In addition to my own presentation as the founder and Managing Director of Dieselmatic, other featured speakers include:
- COL. Greg Gadson, a 25-year career USA Army Officer (Ret.) who brings a unique and inspiring perspective on leadership and teamwork.
- Eric Starks, the Chairman & CEO of FTR, a leading transportation intelligence provider. Eric will be sharing his insights on the state of the trucking industry and where it's headed.
- Jacob Findlay, the Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Fullbay, the company behind Diesel Connect. Jacob will be discussing the vision behind this premier event and what attendees can expect.
- Patrick McKittrick, the Chief Executive Officer of Fullbay, will be joining Jacob to provide his insights on the diesel industry and how Fullbay is helping to drive growth and innovation.
- Chris O’Brien, the Chief Operating Officer of Fullbay, will be sharing his expertise on the day-to-day operations of a commercial diesel shop and what it takes to be successful in this industry.
With such a talented and diverse group of speakers, attendees can expect to learn a lot and make valuable connections with others in the diesel industry. Whether you're an owner, founder, or employee involved in the daily management and operations of a commercial diesel shop, or simply passionate about diesel trucks and the work that goes into keeping them on the road, this is an event that you won't want to miss. I look forward to seeing you there!
Why Diesel Connect is Important for the Diesel Industry
Diesel Connect is an event that brings together maintenance professionals from all parts of the commercial repair world. It's like a high school reunion for diesel enthusiasts, but with less awkwardness and more conversation about torque ratios. This is a fantastic opportunity for those of us in the industry to connect, learn, and discuss everything related to heavy-duty repair. It's an event that is not just for owners, founders, or employees involved in the daily management and operations of a commercial diesel shop, but for anyone who is passionate about diesel trucks and the work that goes into keeping them on the road. Basically, if you have a love for diesel trucks that rivals your love for your partner, then this event is for you.
A Chance to Connect with Peers and Learn from Each Other
From my own experience, I know that the diesel industry is constantly evolving and advancing, and it can be challenging to keep up with all of the latest developments. It's like trying to keep up with technology, but with more gears and less screens. That's why events like Diesel Connect are so important. They provide us with the opportunity to connect with our peers, share ideas, and learn from each other. We can gain a better understanding of the challenges that the industry is facing and collaborate on potential solutions. Or, in simpler terms, we can all complain about our jobs together and come up with ways to make them less painful.
In addition to the knowledge and expertise that we can gain from this event, Diesel Connect also offers the opportunity for us to network and build relationships with other industry professionals. This is a crucial aspect of growing our businesses and ensuring our success in the future. By connecting with others in the industry, we can learn about new opportunities, find new partners, and collaborate on new projects.
Driving Growth in the Diesel Industry
I believe that the diesel industry is poised for significant growth in the coming years, and events like Diesel Connect will play a crucial role in driving that growth. It's an exciting time to be a part of this industry, and I am eager to see what the future holds. But seriously, the diesel industry is about to go into overdrive, and I'm ready to put the pedal to the metal.
I strongly encourage anyone in the diesel industry to attend Diesel Connect. Whether you're an owner, founder, or employee involved in the daily management and operations of a commercial diesel shop, or simply passionate about diesel trucks and the work that goes into keeping them on the road, this is an event that you won't want to miss. And let's be honest, what could be better than spending two days talking about diesel trucks with like-minded individuals? I look forward to seeing you there.