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Friday, August 24, 2012 a part of DIRECTORY & NEWS EXHIBITOR LISTING AND FLOOR PLAN INSIDE! FRIDAY Show hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Seminars: Driver Recruiting Hours of Service 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Managing CSA 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. The Challenge of Data Q's 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. "Shipping Wars" star Jennifer Brennan will be signing autographs and greeting fans today at the uShip booth. See Page 4 for details. Preparing for a safety audit 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., Room 161 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., Room 161 Technologies for performance 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., Room 163 John Anderson plays free concert tonight Multi-award winning country singer John Anderson will play a free concert tonight at 5:30 p.m. in Ballroom D. Tickets for the Mobil Delvac-sponsored show are available this morning under the Mobil Delvac tent in the registration lobby on a fi rst- come, fi rst-served basis. In the early 1980s, Anderson gained fame with hits such as "Swingin'" – the Country Music Association's 1983 Song of the Year – "Wild and Blue, " "I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal," "1959," "I " Just Came Home to Count the Memories" and "Black Sheep. He returned to prominence in the 1990s with the release of his platinum-plus album, Seminole Wind. The lead single from that album, "Straight Te- quila Night, " became a No. 1 hit on country charts. The album's title track also reached No. 1. He's since released fi ve other albums. Register to win 4x4 GMC dually Make your operation a money-maker $50,000 is up for grabs in the Driver Jackpot drawing. Visit Booth #21167 to register for the drawing. ProPickup magazine is giving away a 2008 GMC Sierra dually in April and is off ering attendees the chance to see the truck in person and register for the Big Red Sweepstakes at its booth, #338. Mobil Delvac is the presenting spon- sor of the truck, a Duramax-powered 2008 GMC Sierra 3500HD that sits atop a six-inch suspension and 35-inch Toyo mud tires. The dually is outfi tted with Fab Four bumpers and Mile Marker winches on its front and rear. It also has a slide-in Fleetwest service body that can be removed like a slide-in pickup camper. The winner gets every- thing on the truck, including the Vanair Air N Arc 150 all-in-one power system that sits in the service body. Follow online and on your phone: We'll be live blogging from the show at OverdriveOnline. com. For the most up-to-date information, follow Overdrive on Twitter, @OverdriveUpdate. To join in the conversation, Like Overdrive on Facebook: Pick up advice from owner-opera- tor and business experts today at the Overdrive's Partners in Business seminar at 2 p.m. in Room D222. Attendees will learn to cut costs and boost revenues. The pro- gram will be presented by Kevin Rutherford, an accountantand host PARTNERS IN BUSINESS A BUSINESS MANUAL FOR OWNER-OPERATORS PRODUCED BY OVERDRIVE AND ATBS Edition 2012 12PIB_FC_COMBO.indd 111 of Satellite radio's "Trucking Business & Beyond," and experts from fi nancial services provider ATBS. The seminar is sponsored by Ryder Vehicle Sales, Bandag and Shell Rotella. Attendees will receive refreshments and a free copy of the 2012 Partners in Business manual. 4/13/12 10:20 AM Visit the MAC Trailer Mfg. Booth – 19135 Today's Weather: Hi 95 Lo 76 12B00087.GATS_9x2.5.indd 1 8/2/12 2:04 PM Don't forget to visit our booth or one of our independent agents, who will also have free work gloves available. Western Truck Insurance Rodriguez Insurance Agency, LLC BSI Insurance Services United Financial Casualty Co. and its affiliates. 12B00087.GATS (08/12)

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