Choptank CEO Turner to speak/moderate at multiple sessions during TIA Capital Ideas Conference
PRESTON, Maryland,– April 8, 2019 – Geoff Turner, president and CEO at Choptank Transport, a third-party logistics solutions provider, based out of Preston, Maryland, will participate in three lively and informative sessions at this week’s transportation intermediaries association’s (TIA) annual conference, the 2019 TIA Capital Ideas Conference & Exhibition in Orlando, Florida.
Thursday, April 11
Building, Training & Retaining High-Performance Teams
Oceana Ballroom 12, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join the discussion about building an organization that focuses on the growth and development of individuals and teams. Whether comprised of members from millennial or baby boomer generations, cultures that are well defined and passionately supported at all levels, not only win and grow, but individuals thrive in gratification and enjoyment in what they do and what they are a part of.
Speakers: Jason Beardall, Bob Biesterfeld, Matt Meeks, Michael Riccio, Geoff Turner
Friday, April 12
TIA Shipper Panel: Creating a Win-Win-Win Business Relationship
Oceana Ballroom 6 & 7, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
The panel will discuss the findings of their case study developed from surveying over 100 supply-chain professionals that identifies what shippers, motor carriers and 3PLs are looking for to achieve a win-win-win business relationship. Our panel which consists of shippers, motor carriers, and 3PLs will walk you through the key findings of the case study.
Speakers: Jacqueline Bailey, JJ Jones, Geoff Turner, Alicia Whiteside
Saturday, April 13
A Conversation with Leading CEOs
Oceana Ballroom 6 & 7, 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Industry-leading CEO’s will share their views on where the industry is headed over the medium- and long-term time frames. Also, each of the industry’s finest value creators will reveal the three or four key success factors that have enabled their respective companies to grow so successfully.
Speakers: Jason Beardall, Mike Crawford, John Larkin, Greg Ritter, Geoff Turner
About the conference: The TIA Capital Ideas Conference & Exhibition is a gathering of more than 1300 transportation brokerage professionals, with more than 100 educational sessions including a wide variety of additional networking sessions designed to encourage the exchange of ideas and experiences from successful leaders and industry experts.
About Geoff Turner:
Geoff is the President & CEO of Choptank Transport, a third-party logistics provider based in Preston, MD. In addition to his responsibilities at Choptank, Geoff is also an officer of A.W. Sisk & Son, a 115-year-old food brokerage and warehousing firm. He received his undergraduate degree in Business from the University of Maryland-College Park and his MBA from Salisbury University. He also earned CTB status in 2004 and has been a TIA Board Member since 2005. Geoff resides in Easton, MD with his wife Jodie and three children.