Trucking Social Media 2011: Truck Driver Social Media Convention

We said “thank you” to the speakers at and sponsors at Trucking Social Media 2011 (aka Truck Driver Social Media Convention in 2011), the first annual event of which was held on Saturday, October 15, 2011, in Tunica, MS.

Trucking Social Media(Here is our list of 2012 sponsors.)

A huge thanks goes to Allen and Donna Smith, of and, who organized the whole event.

We were honored to be part of this fine group of folks and businesses that support professional truck drivers.

Because of this support, we think that their products, services or advocacy deserve consideration.

To show our gratitude to these speakers and sponsors, we are “giving back” by listing and linking to them below alphabetically.

Note: Names and website links appear in non-alphabetical order on, the sponsors being listed by sponsorship level.

Some sponsors not listed online were included in the event program.

We are enhancing the list of speaker and sponsor names and links by adding all of the Twitter links we can find.

If you know of a Twitter link that should be included, please contact us.

The Twitter hash tag for this event is #TDSMC (for Truck Driver Social Media Convention).

Trucking Social Media 2011 Speakers

Name and Website Link Topic Twitter Link
Toby Bogard Emcee could not locate
Eddie Gichuhi Business Management Twitter Link
James McCormack Employment could not locate
Landon Middleton Social Media Twitter Link
Paul Taylor Legal (Truckers’ Rights) could not locate
Richard Wilson Regulatory and Compliance could not locate

Mike Simons of and Allen Smith of and at the Trucking Social Media Convention on Saturday, October 15, 2011.Mike Simons of and

Allen Smith of and at the

Trucking Social Media Convention on Saturday, October 15, 2011.

Trucking Social Media 2011 Sponsors

Name and Website Link Twitter Link
AeroFlow could not locate
AireDock Twitter Link
Carrier Central Twitter Link
Challenge Magazine Twitter Link
Cobra Twitter Link Twitter Link
Dancing Skeletons Productions could not locate
DriversSource Twitter Link
Hodyon Twitter Link
Hotels4Truckers Twitter Link
IdleAir Twitter Link
Kronos Energy Solutions Twitter Link
Lone Mountain Truck Leasing Twitter Link
Michael “JB” Schaffner could not locate
OOIDA Twitter Link
Pilot Travel Centers Twitter Link
Real Women in Trucking Twitter Link
Restore Solutions, Inc. could not locate
Rudolph Foods Twitter Link
Tarps and Beyond could not locate
The Load Post could not locate could not locate
Trans Products and Trans Services could not locate
Transport Designs, Inc. could not locate
Trucker App Twitter Link
Trucker Charity Inc. Twitter Link could not locate Twitter Link
XATA Twitter Link

truck drivers money saving tip iconMoney saving tip: When you contact any of the speakers or sponsors from the Trucking Social Media 2011 Convention from the lists above, please tell them that you saw their link on our website.

Also if they sell a product or service, it doesn’t hurt to ask if they have a discount or introductory rate.

They might not have one, but it doesn’t hurt to ask.

Sometimes the old saying applies: “You have not because you ask not.”

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