ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear said the trucking group has agreed to be a supporter of the North American Commercial Vehicle Show, a new biennial truck show to be held for the first time in Atlanta later this year.

«As the nation’s foremost trucking industry association, it only made sense for ATA to support our supplier community, many of whom have committed to this endeavor,» Spear said. «The North American Commercial Vehicle Show promises to be an excellent event and we are pleased to be a part of it.»

The NACVS, a joint venture between Hannover Fairs USA and Newcom Media USA, will be held every two years, starting this year – with the first show scheduled for September 25-29 in Atlanta at the Georgia World Congress Center.

«ATA is a well-known and respected name in the trucking industry, and we are excited to have their support as we launch this new show,» said Joe Glionna, president of Newcom. «We look forward to their participation in what promises to be a first-class event this September.»

«Commercial vehicle manufacturers and suppliers have eagerly embraced the North American Commercial Vehicle Show, which has almost sold out of exhibitor space for 2017,» said Larry Turner, president and CEO of Hannover Fairs USA. «We are proud of the progress we’ve made since announcing the show last year and appreciate ATA’s support.»

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The North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV Show 2017) is a brand new concept in the commercial vehicle industry trade show category focused on fleet decision makers and influencers. Leading truck & trailer manufacturers and commercial vehicle parts & components suppliers will demonstrate their latest product offerings on the show floor. NACV Show 2017 takes place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. The show opens on September 25 to attendees who have received an invitation from one of the show’s exhibitors and is open to all attendees from September 26 to September 28. 
NACV Show 2017 is organized and produced jointly by Hannover Fairs USA (HFUSA) and Newcom Media USA (Newcom). For more information about NACV Show 2017, contact Bill Fox, Senior Director, Industrial Events Hannover Fairs USA, Inc. at [email protected] or (773) 796-4250 ext. 248. 

American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation’s freight. Follow ATA on Twitter or on Facebook. Trucking Moves America Forward 


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