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Daimler Trucks Inks Upcoming North American Commercial Vehicle Show

May 24, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

The North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV Show) has announced that Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has signed a letter of intent to exhibit at the inaugural NACV Show in Atlanta, Ga., scheduled Sept. 18-22, 2017, as well as the 2019 & 2021 NACV Shows.

DTNA also joins the NACV Show exhibitor advisory committee.

“Daimler Trucks North America has diligently reviewed numerous concepts and proposals for the next evolution in shows and exhibitions in the North American commercial vehicle market, and we have chosen the North American Commercial Vehicle (NACV) Show as the one commercial vehicle event that can meet our business goals and needs,” said Daimler Trucks North America President & CEO Martin Daum.

“The NACV Show is the perfect platform for Daimler Trucks North America to connect with our suppliers and fleet customers, launch new products and meet with industry press.”

David Giroux, director of corporate communications and corporate marketing at Daimler Trucks North America said, “The NACV will be the one industry show to spotlight technologies from both truck manufacturers and suppliers alike to give North American fleet customers access to new innovations from suppliers and manufacturers.”

The NACV Show is organized and managed jointly by Newcom Media USA (Newcom) and Hannover Fairs USA (HFUSA). The NACV Show targets North American-based commercial fleet owners, heavy-duty vocational applications, commercial and light commercial vehicle dealers, distributors, original equipment manufacturers, service suppliers, and the commercial vehicle trade media. The first three biennial NACV Shows will be held in Atlanta.

“As the world’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturer, it is critically important to have a technological showcase fitting for display of Daimler Trucks’ unmatched product offerings,” said Florian Martens, director of general communications for Daimler Trucks. “The NACV will provide us the opportunity to spotlight the technology and the boundless innovation that is synonymous with Daimler Trucks.”

Martens continued, “The North American truck market is a technological leader, highly sophisticated and critically important to Daimler Trucks, this is an exciting development in the global commercial vehicle industry.”

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