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Friday, August 23, 2013 Visit the Fitzgerald Glider Kits Booth – 19131 Today's Weather: Hi 96 Lo 75 Directory & News FRIDAY Show hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Seminars: Managing CSA 10 a.m.-11 a.m., Room D161 Natural gas: Is it right for you? 10 a.m.-11 a.m., Room D162 Hours of service regulatory information 10 a.m.-11a.m., Room D164 MAP-21: What it means 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Room D161 Recruiting Management 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Room D162 Truckers Against Trafficing certification 11 a.m., Room D168 1 p.m., Room D168 3 p.m., Room D168 Tire seminar 1 p.m.-2 p.m., Room D167 Partners in Business 2 p.m., Room D222 Overdrive's Most Beautiful finalists posing for photos, meeting fans The three finalists in Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest will be appearing at Overdrive's Pride & Polish section from 10 a.m. to about 1 p.m. today. Finalists Libby Clayton, Tina Comer and Maggie Stone will each receive makeovers and have their photos taken with one of the competing trucks. Trucking photographer Paul Hartley will take the photos, which will appear in Overdrive. When they're not at the photo sessions, the finalists will appear at the Overdrive booth to meet attendees and give autographs until about 3 p.m. Tina Comer Overdrive launched the contest to highlight women drivers who reflect beauty inside and out and who represent the profession well. It began early this year with 71 entrants. Online voters narrowed the field to 10 in April. In June, readers cast votes to help select the top three. Following a private interview this afternoon with celebrity judges Wendy Parker, Mike Ryan, Mindy Baker, Eric Harley and Jeff Clark, the grand winner will be announced at 11 a.m. Saturday, at the opening of the Pride & Polish awards. Visit Booth #13144 for more information. Attendees of the show can stop by the ProPickup booth, #6049, to register to win a 2013 Ram 2500 4x4 crew cab pickup, which is powered by a 6.7-liter Cummins diesel. The truck, which has been outfitted with upgrades like a lift, new rims and tires, new Page 4 See Page 4 for more. Libby Clayton Win this pickup — 2013 Ram 2500 and 6.7-liter Cummins Tell us about a trucker you love, win a shirt Download show app, win $500 Maggie Stone Exhibitor Listings and Floor Plan Inside! suspension, lights, brush guard and graphics, will be given away in April. The truck is on display next to two other customized pickups — a 2010 Ram 2500 and a 2011 GMC Sierra 1500. Mobil Delvac and Ram are sponsoring the truck giveaway. Follow the show live, contribute to the conversation Overdrive will be covering the show live at and will providing up-to-the-minute information on show happenings on Twitter, @OverdriveUpdate. Also, search #GATS13 to see all of the tweets from the show floor. Also, be sure to use the same hashtag in any tweets use send. For a roundup of daily news from the show, subscribe to Overdrive's daily newsletter ( FREE PROGRESSIVE WORK GLOVES GUARANTEED TO FIT YOU LIKE A ... WELL, YOU KNOW Stop by booth #13160 to pick up a pair of Progressive leather work gloves — for FREE! We'll also have a lot of other giveaways —plus, enter for a chance to win a great Progressive prize. Just tell them Flo sent you! They'll know exactly what it means. Call for a Free Quote: 1-888-398-3289 Find an Agent: And don't forget to also visit one of our independent agent booths during the show: Western Truck Insurance Progressive Casualty Ins. Co. & affiliates. 13B00017.20 (07/13) Intersection 2013 Show Daily & Directory Friday_GATS13PG001-51.indd 1 1 8/22/13 3:40 PM

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