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Ohio Trucking Association

voice of the industry

"Our promise to our members is simple: to make the trucking industry in Ohio more operationally efficient, profitable, and relevant. Our members' commitment makes these efforts possible. Our members receive industry leading education, access to carefully negotiated discount programs, trusted industry news, and more. Our members include trucking companies from various sectors and are made up of all shapes and sizes. Here at the Ohio Trucking Association, we are dedicated to the professional development of our members by providing the tools necessary to success. Working together, we achieve more."


Thomas A. Balzer, CAE

President & CEO

what have we done for you this week?

This week, the Ohio Trucking Association, along with the Ohio Association of Movers, hosted its Annual Conference. The conference had over 175 attendees and 15 exhibitors, including: AvatarFleet; CareWorks; CrownSource; Custom Movers Services; DriverReach; EROAD, Inc.; Lytx; Netradyne; Northeast Ohio DOT Physicals; Northern Ohio Peterbilt; Omnitracs, LLC; On Demand Drug Testing & Work Solutions; PrePass Safety Alliance; Rush Truck Centers; SmartDrive Systems; and U.S. Legal Services. Various educational session topics included: trucking metrics and economics; drivers panel; factors affecting transportation; emotional intelligence; workplace diversity and harassment; and legislative issues. The conference closed with a recognition of past OTA and OAM officers and celebration of new officers, as well as a presentation of our Fleet Safety Award Winners.

We would like to thank all sponsors, attendees, exhibitors, and speaker and presenters for our conference! Thank you for helping make this such a successful event.