The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

First Time Attendees to AFLA Conference an All-Time High

September 28, 2007

TUCSON, AZ - More than 260 fleet professionals converged in Tucson, Ariz., for the 39th AFLA Annual Meeting & Conference. The event was held at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort September 5 - 7. First time attendees rose by 65-percent.

“This was an outstanding event. AFLA is the best value in the industry for professional networking and education,” said attendee Charisse Wilson of Manheim Corporate Services.

Highlights from the conference included:

  • Securing America's Future Energy by General Charles Wald, USAF (Retired).
  • Current State of the Automotive Industry: Where is it Going? by Ted Chu, General Motors.
  • Fleet Fuel Pricing Trends by Tom Kloza, Oil Price Information Service.
  • Hybrid Economics by Mike Love, Toyota Motor Sales.
  • Forecasting Resale Value Trends by Tom Webb, Manheim.
  • Driver Distractions: The Ticking Time Bomb by Lee Whitehead, National Safety Council.

    Presentations from each of these speakers is downloadable on the AFLA website for conference attendees and AFLA Members by clicking on the following link:

    Save the date for September 10-12, 2008, when the AFLA’s 40th Annual Conference will take place at the Camelback Inn in Scottsdale, Ariz.

  • Twitter Facebook Google+


    Please note that comments may be moderated. 
    Leave this field empty:

    Fleet Incentives

    Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.


    Fleet Tracking And Telematics

    Todd Ewing from Verizon Connect will answer your questions and challenges

    View All


    Fleet Management And Leasing

    Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

    View All


    Fuel Management

    Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

    View All


    Sponsored by

    Buick is currently the oldest American still-active automotive make, and among the oldest automobile brands in the world.

    Read more

    Up Next

    More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher