NATDA Magazine Nov/Dec Nov2018Mag_FINAL - Page 32

T he NATDA Trade Show & Convention featured record- breaking statistics as 519 dealerships made their way to Indiana, a 5% increase from 2017. Dealers connected with over 83 manufacturers, a 6% increase from 2017, and 160 vendors, 47 of which were exhibiting for the very first time. Mark Wagner and Zen Media’s award- winning CEO, Shama Hyder. The show’s festivities began on September 6th with educational seminars from Bob Clements International’s Sara Hey and Bob Clements, Dealer Spike’s Jake Aschendorf, Next Level Worldwide’s Before opening the show’s doors on Friday, dealers and exhibitors were treated to a President’s Breakfast sponsored by TexTrail Trailer Parts. While there, Google’s Partner 32 “The incredible attendance and feedback we received this year shows dealers value our insightful educational topics,” said Andy Ackerman, NATDA President. NATDA Magazine